Self-Control

Aimed at integrating cutting-edge psychological science into the classroom, “Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science” offers advice and how-to guidance about teaching a particular area of research or topic in psychological science that has been the focus of an article in the APS journal Current Directions in Psychological Science. Current More

The Colbert Report:  Psychological scientist Walter Mischel of Columbia University discusses his new book, “The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control” with Stephen Colbert. Watch here: The Colbert Report More

NY Daily News: For children, the lure of cookies and fast food is distinctly more powerful than for adolescents and adults, although children’s cognitive wiring is well suited to train such cravings, according to researchers hailing principally from Columbia University. “These findings are important because they suggest that we may More