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Debate Persists Over Diagnosing Mental Health Disorders, Long After ‘Sybil’


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: posttraumatic growth in soldiers; social anxiety, food intake, and body dissatisfaction; risk and resilience in rural African American youth; and neurotechnology in clinical psychological science. ... More>


Is There a Link Between Mental Health and Gun Violence?


Observation

Frank to Speak on ‘Relieving the Burden of Mood Disorders’

Ellen Frank, who has been recognized internationally for her clinical research on the assessment and treatment of mood disorders, will speak on relieving the burden of mental illness at the 2015 APS Annual Convention. ... More>


Observer Article

A Conversation With James S. Jackson

A presidentially appointed term on the US National Science Board is the latest milestone in James S. Jackson’s distinguished career, which included a leading role in revolutionizing survey research methodology for the study of racial disparities in physical and mental health. This renowned social psychological scientist sat down with Alan Kraut, APS Executive Director, for some unscripted reflections. ... More>