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A point no one has (apparently) made before

Nice Results, But What Did You Expect?

Advancing Science Through Critical Discussion

The July 2013 issue of Perspectives builds upon recent discussions and initiatives in psychological science, featuring a special section devoted exclusively to advancing the field. ... More>

Placebo Effect Largely Ignored in Psychological Intervention Studies

Many brain-training companies tout the scientific backing of their products. But most intervention studies like these have a critical flaw: They don't account for the placebo effect. ... More>

Is the Placebo Effect Dangerous?