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Leveraging Psychological Science

At a symposium at the 2015 APS Annual Convention, clinicians and researchers explored how insights gleaned from psychological science can inform health care strategies and procedures to ultimately improve patient outcomes. ... More>


Close Friendships in Adolescence Predict Health in Adulthood

New research suggests that following the pack in adolescence may have unexpected long-term benefits for physical health in early adulthood. ... More>


Adolescent Friendships Linked to Adult Health


Illuminating Mechanisms of Repetitive Thinking

A special series in Clinical Psychological Science explores how our ability to engage in mental time travel can have detrimental consequences when it becomes repetitive and uncontrolled. ... More>


Age Is Just a Number

People tend to proceed through life trying to act their age. But the pioneering research of Ellen Langer suggests that adopting the attitude of a younger person may actually have […]... More>