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New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring selective attention to faces in social anxiety, developmental change in ADHD symptom structure, and alcohol craving and consumption in borderline personality disorder. ... More>

Long-Term Pot Use Linked to Financial, Social Problems in Midlife

People who smoked cannabis frequently, and over many years, ended up in a lower social class than their parents, with less skilled jobs than non-regular cannabis smokers, longitudinal data show. ... More>

Observer Article

Beck Proposes an Integrative Theory of Depression

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Cognitive science pioneer Aaron Beck revolutionized the scientific investigation of depression, and his subsequent research has elucidated biological mechanisms that underpin some cognitive features of the disorder. In a new article published in Clinical Psychological Science, Beck and colleague Keith Bredemeier of the University of Pennsylvania aim to integrate these findings to produce a coherent and comprehensive theoretical account of depression. ... More>

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of studies exploring the various roles played by neural, genetic, and environmental factors in antisocial behavior. ... More>

Daydreaming Can Have a Dark Side

Daydreaming and mind wandering can be beneficial for creativity, but these spontaneous thoughts can also become a risk factor for mood disorders. ... More>