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Learning Strategies Outperform IQ in Predicting Achievement

What You Should Know About Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

The latest issue of Psychological Science in the Public Interest explores the challenges in disseminating evidence-based treatments for posttraumatic stress. Learn more about effective treatments for PTSD. ... More>

Most Effective PTSD Therapies Are Not Being Widely Used, Researchers Find

Most people struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder don’t receive treatments that have been shown to ameliorate symptoms of PTSD, according to a new report in Psychological Science in the Public Interest. ... More>

Will “Call of Duty” Be Assigned for 10th Grade (Gaming) Homework?

Q&A With Psychological Scientist John Dunlosky

John Dunlosky is a professor of psychology at Kent State University. A major aim of his research program is to develop techniques to improve the effectiveness of people’s self-regulated learning across the life span. ... More>