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General Psychopathology Factor May Describe Structure of Psychiatric Disorders

Mental disorders have traditionally been viewed as distinct categorical entities, but the high rate of co-occurring disorders challenges this view. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

Explore studies on cancer-related fatigue, cognitive development in siblings of people with schizophrenia, cerebellar functioning and psychosis, and social competence in pediatric traumatic brain injury. ... More>


Link Between Bipolar Disorder and Circadian Rhythm

Using activity monitors, researchers discover that circadian rhythm instability is a particularly strong predictor for vulnerability to bipolar disorder. ... More>


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>