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Facial Piercings Can Still Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired

Although piercings and tattoos are increasingly common, a new study finds that even college students still carry negative views of facial piercings in the workplace. ... More>


Stigma as a Barrier to Mental Health Care

Addressing stigma surrounding mental illness is a critical part of improving access to effective evidence-based treatment for those who need it, the authors of a new report find. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “Teaching Students About the Psychology of Eating Animals” and “Teaching Sexual Orientation” ... More>


Irony in Our Diets: Stigmatizing Obesity Increases Overeating


Soup Kitchen Psychology: Nourishment For Impoverished Thinking