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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring retroactive interference in children's memory and imitation as an affiliation strategy in early childhood. ... More>


Study: Just playing with money makes children more likely to work hard—and give less


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring parents' empathy in response to children's depression, reward responsivity in bipolar disorder, and mindfulness training to reduce vulnerability for depression. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “When Does Self-Defeat Equal Success?”, “Does Viewing Mental Disorders as Biological Phenomena Reduce or Increase Stigma?”, and “The Value of Infant-Directed Speech” ... More>


Observer Article

Making Sense

The language we speak, the families we grow up with, and the genes we are born with all shape the way each of us understands the world. A panel of scientists, including APS Secretary Gün Semin and APS Fellow Shihui Han, discusses the ongoing multidisciplinary efforts to study how humans make meaning. ... More>