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Leading Researchers Discuss Current Directions in Schizophrenia Research

Today, five distinguished researchers came together to discuss the latest research on schizophrenia, a debilitating mental disorder that affects millions of people. If there’s one thing that all five can agree on it’s that schizophrenia research has come a long way. According to Robin Cautin, a psychological scientist from Manhattanville More

Self-Explanation of an Answer Choice Is Beneficial to Student Performance

My name isDarcey N. Powell from West Virginia Universityand I presented my research at the APS 23rd Annual Convention in Washington DC. Requiring students to explain their answers to multiple-choice homework questions improved their performance on the assignment, suggesting that these explanations facilitate a deeper understanding of the concepts. Female More