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Did You Hear That? Specific Brain Activity Linked With Imagined Hearing

Researchers find that activity in specific brain areas distinguishes words that we actually hear versus those we imagine, and may also signal proneness to auditory hallucination. ... More>


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Aiming for a Multifaceted Approach to Psychiatric Disorders

APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Elaine F. Walker and her team are working to identify and offset risk factors for psychosis that appear during conception, through adolescence, and beyond. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

Explore studies on cancer-related fatigue, cognitive development in siblings of people with schizophrenia, cerebellar functioning and psychosis, and social competence in pediatric traumatic brain injury. ... More>


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Uncovering Neurodevelopmental Origins of Psychosis and Adolescent Mental Health: A Tribute to Elaine F. Walker

Elaine F. Walker’s influence can be measured in her stellar publishing records, her many awards, and the number of her former students who have gone on to acclaimed research careers of their own. In a symposium at the 25th APS Annual Convention, three of those students discussed their research interests and how they were inspired by Walker. ... More>


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Reflecting on a Lifetime of Achievement

As part of APS’s 25th Anniversary celebration, the Board of Directors is honoring 25 distinguished scientists who have had a profound impact on the field of psychological science over the past quarter century. ... More>