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Passengers on 2001 Air Transat Flight Provide Insights About Post-Traumatic Stress Vulnerability

Data from passengers who experienced a terrifying trans-Atlantic flight indicate that PTSD may be linked with general memory processing for details of events rather than memories specific to traumatic experiences. ... More>


Healing the Wounds of the Future

Several years ago, the satirical newspaper The Onion ran an article about “Pre-Traumatic Stress Disorder,” based on a “study” by the Department of Future Veterans Affairs. Victims of the disorder, […]... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of studies exploring: effects of participating in research on non-suicidal self-injury; neural connectivity, emotional processing, and PTSD; and functional connectivity, episodic memory, and risk for psychosis. ... More>


Scientists and Practitioners Don’t See Eye to Eye on Repressed Memory

New research shows that psychology researchers and practitioners still tend to hold different beliefs about whether repressed memories occur and whether they can be accurately retrieved. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the serotonin transporter-linked polymorphism and major depression, the geography of intimate partner abuse, and parenting and depression in adolescence. ... More>