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Sleep Quality and Parenting Related to Children’s Executive Function

Psychological scientists from the University of Montreal explore the ways in which social relationships, biology, and cognition interact to influence children's well-being. ... More>


Extremist Groups Appeal to Those Uncertain About Identity

Psychological scientists examine the factors behind the lure of extremist groups that seem to hold a strong sway over certain types of people. ... More>


Coaching Senior Drivers

Older drivers who are coached while in a driving simulator show improved skills when they actually take to the road, research shows. ... More>


Espousing Equality, but Embracing a Hierarchy


Everyday Aggression: We Hurt Those Closest to Us

A review of research on everyday aggression explores the different types of aggression that we display toward the people we encounter in our day-to-day lives. ... More>