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Presidential Column

Reshaping Behavioral Science at NIMH

Every Institute within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) supports basic science research with the well-founded belief that it will ultimately payoff in improvements to the public health. The National […]... More>


Observer Article

NIMH’s New Framework for Classifying and Researching Psychopathology

For years, practitioners and researchers alike have been anticipating the completion of the new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the DSM-5. Those following the creation and release of this new manual have surely heard the controversy and conflict surrounding the changes and revisions included in this new issue. ... More>


Observer Article

Clinical Science Accrediting System Earns National Recognition

The recognition of the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS) by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) is a big step for the field, an even bigger one for public health. ... More>


APS Fellow Nakamura to Direct the NIH’s Center for Scientific Review

National Institutes of Health Director announced that APS Fellow and Charter Member Richard Nakamura will be the new director for the NIH’s Center for Scientific Review (CSR). Nakamura has been serving as the acting director since September 2011. ... More>


Observer Article

Clinical Science Training and Beyond

Two sessions in the Clinical Science Forum at the 24th APS Annual Convention explored critical issues facing clinical psychologists. ... More>