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Mastering Our Passions

Effective emotion regulation is a lifelong challenge that may begin in infancy. ... More>


The Influence of Dental Anxiety on Oral Hygiene Practices

The present study explored the effects of dental anxiety on frequency of brushing and flossing. ... More>


National Cancer Institute

The Behavioral Research Program, within the (NCI) National Cancer Institute’s Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, initiates, supports, and evaluates a comprehensive program of research ranging from basic behavioral […] More>


Resiliency May Come at a Physical Cost for Some Kids

Children living in poverty who appear to succeed socially may be failing biologically, according to a new study published in Psychological Science. ... More>


Buffering Stress with Optimism

Everything from traffic to tests can cause us to “freak out,” yet some people naturally handle stress better than others. Joëlle Jobin, 2012 APSSC Student Research Award winner, wanted to see if being an optimist or a pessimist could change the way stress affects individuals. ... More>