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Advancing psychological science to promote health, education and human welfare.
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Registration is now open for the Technology, Mind, & Society conference in Washington, DC this April!

Join hundreds of scientists, practitioners, policymakers, and students from around the world to explore the impacts of technology on human experience and behavior. The event will feature four keynotes: Cynthia Breazeal (MIT), Justine Cassell (Carnegie Mellon), Eric Horvitz (Microsoft), and Sandy Pentland (MIT). #APATech18
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How can the weather influence the development of your personality growing up?
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Reminder: Tomorrow is our Clinical Practice Guideline for PTSD Webinar. Learn information for clinicians on recommended interventions, PTSD assessment instruments used in the studies that informed the clinical practice guideline, case examples of treatment interventions, and more! The webinar is FREE and will take place from 1-2pm ET. Register here.
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How much do psychologists earn at each career stage? New data from APA’s Center for Workforce Studies covers psychologists’ salaries. http://on.apa.org/2iZGQxR
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No plans tonight? FOMO setting in? Worried everyone else is out at a fabulous holiday party while you're stuck at home with a pint of cookies and cream? Don't worry. A new study says it's not just you.
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Imagine if scientists found alien microbes. How would humanity react to the news?
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Join APA staff psychologist Lynn Bufka, PhD as she walks members through the various aspects of APA’s Clinical Practice Guideline for the Treatment of PTSD. FREE webinar 12/12 from 1-2pm ET. Register now!
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There is a growing body of evidence that suggests the active ingredient in Tylenol not only eases physical pain, but may also take the edge off painful emotions.
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When it comes to preparing kids to navigate a racialized world, parents must work together and it can be a delicate dance. Here are some tips for working with your partner when teaching children about race.
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A little tip to help you manage this holiday season from the APA Holiday Stress Resource Center. Don't forget to send us your stories at holidays@apa.org.
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