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Happy Thoughts Can Make You Sad


Imagining Positive Outcomes May Bring Pleasure Now But Pain Later

Positive fantasies about how future events will turn out can boost your mood in the here and now but may lead to increased depressive symptoms in the long run. ... More>


Observation

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>


No Evidence of Seasonal Differences in Depressive Symptoms

A large-scale survey of U.S. adults provides no evidence that levels of depressive symptoms vary according to the time of year, amount of sunlight, or latitude. ... More>


Observer Article

Controlling Mood Disorders: A Matter of Routine

Ellen Frank’s stint as a talk show host in Pittsburgh seeded a clinical science career that uncovered durable treatments for mood disorders. In her APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award Address, Frank discussed her unconventional career path and her research on the role of social routine in curbing bipolar episodes. ... More>