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An Executive Order from President Obama represents a watershed event for psychological science and related disciplines. Under the directive, behavioral researchers will be at the forefront of helping policymakers test strategies aimed at persuading Americans to save for retirement, conserve energy, and much more. ... More>
APS Fellow Bruce Cuthbert, who has spearheaded the Research Domain Criteria Project, has been named acting director of the National Institute of Mental Health. ... More>
An initiative by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) aims to reframe mental health research — from research to treatment. The Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) initiative cuts across traditional […]... More>
A sample of new research exploring: threat-related information and generalized anxiety, kindling in depression, the life history model of psychopathology, and the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide. ... More>
C. Randy Gallistel begins his 1-year term as President of APS’s Board of Directors, while Susan Goldin-Meadow becomes President-Elect. Nancy Eisenberg is Immediate Past President. Dorthe Berntsen and Cindy M. Yee-Bradbury join the Board and will serve through 2018. ... More>