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OCD Linked With Broad Impairments in Executive Function

A new meta-analysis shows that OCD is associated with broad deficits in executive function, which may underlie the cycle of repetitive and perseverative behaviors common in OCD. ... More>


Photography as a Balm for Mental Illness


Researchers Focus on Emotions and Psychopathology

Researchers have only recently begun to study the connections between emotion and mental illness. A new Clinical Psychological Science Special Section explores the newest findings. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring personality and fear learning, polygenic risk for externalizing disorders, and narrative exposure therapy as a treatment for aggression. ... More>


Taking an Integrative Approach to Understanding Emotions and Clinical Disorders

A Special Series in Clinical Psychological Science brings recent research from affective science to bear on the ways that clinicians and researchers think about, diagnose, and treat clinical disorders. ... More>