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Does More Sex Lead to a Better Relationship?


Does Frequent Sex Lead to Better Relationships? Depends on How You Ask

Newlyweds who have frequent sex don’t report being more satisfied with their relationships than those who have less sex, but their automatic behavioral responses tell a different story. ... More>


Responsive Partners Show Two Kinds of Empathy

Research on close relationships shows that cognitive and affective forms of empathy work together to facilitate responsive behavior among couples. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the impact of metaphorical conflict on social perception and the relationship between empathic accuracy and prosocial behavior. ... More>


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APSSC Members Honored by Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology (SSCP)

Three APSSC members have been selected to receive the Outstanding SSCP Student Researcher Award. Each recipient will receive a free 1-year extension of their APS Membership. Colleen Stiles-Shields is a […]... More>