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New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of research exploring learning, memory consolidation, and anxiety; attachment style, oxytocin, and social rejection; hypomania and vulnerability to intrusive imagery; and positive emotion regulation in bipolar disorder. ... More>


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APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

APS recognizes six psychological scientists for early-career contributions. ... More>


Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Address National Council for Behavioral Health Conference

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and political legacy Patrick Kennedy are among the 300 speakers at the 2014 National Council for Behavioral Health Conference and Hill Day, May […]... More>


Diagnosis, Disorders and Decisions

For more than six decades, the vast majority of mental health professionals have relied on the same handbook for classifying and diagnosing disorders of the mind—and for prescribing treatment. For […]... More>


The Nature/Nurture Mixture

The nature/nurture interaction is a vibrant and important field of study in behavioral science. Terrie Moffitt has focused her research on how genes and environment can, in certain combinations, spur […]... More>