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Accreditation Summiteers in Agreement on Change

Participants in the 1992 Summit on Accreditation from psychology departments and from related disciplines were united on the critical need for urgent reform of the accreditation system in psychology. ... More>

Observer Article

Defending Rigorous Science Down Under

Under the leadership of such scientists as APS Fellows David Badcock and Barbara Gillam, a group known as the Psychological Foundation of Australia is promoting the use of psychological science to solve policy-making challenges faced by government, industry, and communities. ... More>

Protecting a Few Students from Negative Stereotypes Benefits Entire Classroom

Interventions targeted at individual students can improve the classroom environment and trigger a second wave of benefits for all classmates, research with 7th graders shows. ... More>

Jeb Bush Was Wrong: There Are Many Careers for Psychological Scientists

The Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology and APS have partnered to develop a mentorship database that helps junior scientists connect with more established peers. ... More>

Student Notebook

The Many Varieties of Mentors

It is hard to express the importance of the mentor–mentee relationship in a brief article. In my experience, this relationship is one of the most valuable in a graduate student’s […]... More>