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Workaholism Tied to Several Psychiatric Disorders

A large study of over 16,000 adults finds that workaholism frequently co-occurs with ADHD, OCD, anxiety, and depression. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring strategies for recalling self-affirming memories in depression, attentional bias modification for improving sleep, and pharmaceutical treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring a unified model of depression, cognitive and neurbiological mechanisms underlying antisocial behavior, and the role of testosterone in regulating behavior in social anxiety. ... More>


Turbulent Teen Years Linked to Adult Unemployment

A new longitudinal study of over 7,000 people finds a link between emotional distress in adolescence and increased risk of unemployment in adulthood. ... More>


Observer Article

Beck Proposes an Integrative Theory of Depression

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Cognitive science pioneer Aaron Beck revolutionized the scientific investigation of depression, and his subsequent research has elucidated biological mechanisms that underpin some cognitive features of the disorder. In a new article published in Clinical Psychological Science, Beck and colleague Keith Bredemeier of the University of Pennsylvania aim to integrate these findings to produce a coherent and comprehensive theoretical account of depression. ... More>