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The Benefits of Belonging

Julie L. Martin, Duke University, presents her research on the benefits of belonging at the 2014 APS Convention. ... More>

Four common mistakes parents make when praising their kids

Why Selfies Sometimes Look Weird to Their Subjects

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring language development in children born small for gestational age; self-worth, pain endurance, and self-injury; and heritability of experiencing pleasant events and depressive symptoms. ... More>

For Kids With Low Self-Esteem, Excessive Praise Has Unintended Consequences