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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>


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>


Here’s the Science of the Happy Cry


Burnout Leaves its Mark on the Brain

One consequence of chronic workplace stress may be changes in neural function, making it more difficult for people to regulate their negative emotions. ... More>


Holding on to the Blues: Depressed Individuals May Fail to Decrease Sadness

Even when depressed people have the opportunity to decrease their sadness, they don’t necessarily try to do so, researchers find. ... More>