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A Conversation With the Psychologist Behind ‘Inside Out’


Toddlers and Touchscreens: A Science in Development

A new study launched by APS Board Member Annette Karmiloff-Smith and Tim Smith of Birkbeck, University of London, will investigate how digital technology affects early child development across various domains. ... More>


Kids of Helicopter Parents Are Sputtering Out


Can Leadership Potential be Predicted at Age 10?

A new study finds that cognitive abilities measured at age 10 have a strong relationship with obtaining a leadership position by age 50. ... More>


Walter Mischel and Collaborators Receive 2015 Golden Goose Award

APS Past President Walter Mischel, APS Fellow Yuichi Shoda, and Philip Peake have been recognized for their ground-breaking research on the nature of self-control. ... More>