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New Frontiers in Clinical Psychology: Defining Dysfunction

Presenters at the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology symposium at the 2015 APS Annual Convention addressed the potential risks and rewards of the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) project's growing role in clinical psychology. ... More>


Observer Article

Unifying Psychology as a Physical Science

In the inaugural issue of APS’s flagship journal, Psychological Science, the late Gregory A. Kimble emphasized fundamental scientific principles that transcend psychology’s various specialties. APS Fellow Dean Keith Simonton reflects on Kimble’s visionary commitment to integrative science. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: the structure of psychopathology in adolescence; stress, executive control, and depression; and gene-environment interactions underlying depression in girls. ... More>


Presidential Column

Contributions of Psychology to Psychiatry

Modern psychiatry owes much of its understanding of mental illness to psychological research. In a guest column, psychiatric scholars E. Jane Costello and Adrian Angold of Duke University detail the ways their discipline has been shaped by psychological science. ... More>


Observer Article

A Multilevel Perspective on Child Maltreatment

Child neglect and abuse have far-reaching effects ranging from the behavioral to the biological. APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Dante Cicchetti is leading the charge to steer child maltreatment research in an integrative direction. ... More>