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Holding on to the Blues: Depressed Individuals May Fail to Decrease Sadness

Even when depressed people have the opportunity to decrease their sadness, they don’t necessarily try to do so, researchers find. ... More>

Here’s a simple trick to perform better in stressful situations

Walter Mischel and Collaborators Receive 2015 Golden Goose Award

APS Past President Walter Mischel, APS Fellow Yuichi Shoda, and Philip Peake have been recognized for their ground-breaking research on the nature of self-control. ... More>

A ‘Learning’ Attitude Helps Boost Job Search Success

Jobseekers who viewed setbacks in the job hunt as learning experiences were more persistent, and ultimately successful, at finding new jobs. ... More>

At the Intersection of Self-Control and Emotion

APS Fellow Michael Inzlicht examined the complex intersections of emotion, self-control, and conflict at an invited talk at the 2015 APS Annual Convention. ... More>