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The Influence of Children’s Personalities on Interventions for Aggression

In a new study, a group of psychological scientists examines how personality influences the effectiveness of an intervention for aggressive children. ... More>

Darby Saxbe

University of Southern California What does your research focus on? I am fascinated by how social interconnections, particularly within families, shape our bodies and brains. For example, are spouses’ […]... More>

Comfort or Food? This Harlow Love Song Has the Answer

Comfort and contact, or food? That's the dilemma faced by a baby monkey puppet in this remake of "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz which explains Harry Harlow's famous "wire mother, cloth mother" experiments from the 1950s and 1960s. ... More>

Secrets of a super successful introvert

Taking Another Look at the Roots of Social Psychology

Psychology textbooks have made the same historical mistake over and over. Now the inaccuracy is pointed out in a new article published in Perspectives on Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.... More>