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2013 APS Award Address: Elaine F. Walker

Research on the origins of serious mental illness has benefited greatly from advances in developmental neuroscience. With these advances, we now have a clearer picture of the complex interplay between […]... More>


John R. Weisz

Harvard University James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award John Weisz has committed his scientific career to improving the lives of children and adolescents who have serious emotional and behavioral problems. His […]... More>


Observer Article

APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

The APS Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2013 recipients of the APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions, in recognition of the significant impact their work is having in the field of psychological science. ... More>


Understanding the Self With Schizophrenia

Individuals with schizophrenia may show impairments in remembering personal facts and memories, but they are still able to accurately and reliably assess their own personality traits, according to a new study. ... More>


Jonathan S. Comer

Director, Early Childhood Interventions Program Boston University www.bu.edu/card/profile/jonathan-s-comer-ph-d What does your research focus on? Broadly speaking, my research examines the complex interplays among psychological, physiological, and socio-contextual aspects of childhood […]... More>