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Does Belief in Free Will Lead to Action?

Free will may be an illusion. Yet we persist in believing we are the masters of our fates—and that belief affects how we act. Think you determine the course of your life and you’re likely to work harder toward your goals and feel better about yourself too. Think you don’t, and you’re likelier to behave in ways that fulfill that prophesy.... More>

Talk Therapy May Help Treat Social Anxiety

‘Talk Therapy’ Can Alter Brain Activity, Research Shows

Does Social Anxiety Disorder Respond to Psychotherapy? Brain Study Says Yes


When psychotherapy is helping someone get better, what does that change look like in the brain? This was the question a team of Canadian psychological scientists set out to investigate in patients suffering from social anxiety disorder. Their findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association of Psychological Science.... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of the exciting new research from Psychological Science. ... More>