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The Military Epidemics That Aren’t

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: memory and posttraumatic stress disorder; early adversity as a risk factor for anxiety disorders; and affective instability among individuals with social anxiety disorder. ... More>

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