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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: written exposure therapy and PTSD; rest-related risk for depression; reading across orthographies; mental animation of static images; distractibility and amnesia. ... More>


Observer Article

Meeting the Mental-Health Needs of Survivors of Large-Scale Trauma

The world has certainly had a rough couple of years with the earthquake in Haiti, the tsunami in Japan, and more recently, hurricane Sandy. In the wake of such disasters attention is often paid to meeting the physical needs of a community, but it is often less apparent what should be done to meet the mental health needs of what is often a traumatized population. ... More>


Bending the Curve on a Long War’s Mental Toll


Trauma Survivors Deserve Therapy That Actually Works


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the frequency, impact, and severity of exposure to traumatic events; mood management interventions and depression; and links between war zone stress, genetics, and attention. ... More>