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New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring selective attention to faces in social anxiety, developmental change in ADHD symptom structure, and alcohol craving and consumption in borderline personality disorder. ... More>


Handling Money Appears to Sway Helpfulness

Priming with money may lead to more calculating and self-interested behavior, even in children as young as three years old. ... More>


Is ‘Grit’ Doomed To Be The New Self-Esteem?


Observer Article

Video as Data

Children’s behavior is rich, complex, and fascinating. But it is transient. At every time scale, from milliseconds to months, behavior happens and then it vanishes. Newborns’ “gas smiles” metamorphose into expressions of real pleasure, babies’ babbles become reciprocal conversations and teen poetry jams, and infants’ awkward toddling steps transform into ballet recitals and soccer goals. But all of it disappears into the ether as soon as the moment has passed. ... More>