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NIMH Launches User-Friendly RDoC Matrix Format

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) recently announced an update to the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) initiative. RDoC is a new research framework for studying mental disorders by focusing […]... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of studies exploring the various roles played by neural, genetic, and environmental factors in antisocial behavior. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring physical activity and affective regulation in bipolar disorder, stress among cancer caregivers, and visual processing of facial information in schizophrenia. ... More>


No Evidence of Seasonal Differences in Depressive Symptoms

A large-scale survey of U.S. adults provides no evidence that levels of depressive symptoms vary according to the time of year, amount of sunlight, or latitude. ... More>


Observer Article

Controlling Mood Disorders: A Matter of Routine

Ellen Frank’s stint as a talk show host in Pittsburgh seeded a clinical science career that uncovered durable treatments for mood disorders. In her APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award Address, Frank discussed her unconventional career path and her research on the role of social routine in curbing bipolar episodes. ... More>