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Hearing That Things Can Change Helps Teens Dodge Depression


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>


“I Will Listen”: How Social Media Can Diminish the Stigma of Mental Illness


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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>


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NEW PSPI REPORT: Stigma as a Barrier to Mental Health Care

Despite the availability of effective evidence-based treatment, about 40% of individuals with serious mental illness do not receive care, and many who begin an intervention fail to complete it. A […] More>