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Teenage Girls Are Exposed to More Stressors that Increase Depression Risk

Rates of depression increase in adolescence, especially among girls. New research indicates that this may result from girls’ greater exposure to stressful interpersonal events. ... More>


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Seligman Named Recipient of Inaugural TANG Prize

Martin E. P. Seligman, a founder of positive psychology, has been named the inaugural recipient of the TANG Prize for Achievements in Psychology. ... More>


Brief Intervention May Prevent Increased Risk of Depression in Teens

A low-cost, one-time intervention that educates teens about the changeable nature of personality traits may prevent an increase in depressive symptoms often seen during the transition to high school. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring emotion-network density and depression, facial dimorphism and autism, and self-control repair in addiction and related disorders. ... More>


The Dilemma of the Depressed Mother-to-Be