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Advancing psychological science to promote health, education and human welfare.
Advancing psychological science to promote health, education and human welfare.

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It defies intuition to think innocent people would confess to a crime they did not commit. But research has shown that everyone has a breaking point. In this episode of the Speaking of Psychology podcast, Saul Kassin, PhD, talks about the psychology behind false confessions and how law enforcement officials and legislators can take steps to prevent them.

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Join us today at 3 pm ET for a FREE CE webinar and listen as prominent mental health professionals offer real-world examples and insights to help individuals and communities prepare for and recover from climate change related to mental trauma. Register here.

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Can nutrition affect your mental health? A growing research literature suggests the answer could be yes.

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Want tips on helping individuals and communities recover from the effects of climate change related to mental trauma? Register now for a FREE CE webinar on Sept. 20 @ 3pm-4pm ET.

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Technological influence is transforming the human experience and behavior. Everything regarding aging, education, scientific advancement, mental/physical health, recreation, and the workplace is evolving. APA invites you, your colleagues and students to submit papers, symposia, and posters for the interdisciplinary conference on Technology, Mind, and Society in Washington, D.C., on April 5-7, 2018. Submissions can be made here before October 20, 2017.

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Wondering how much psychologists earn and where the highest-paying psychology jobs in the US? APA’s Center for Workforce Studies' latest salary report sums it up.

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Dr. Nyaka NiiLampti ensures that professional football players are educated about the NFL’s policies for substance abuse, and provides education, resources and guidance to players in multiple areas of wellness, including mental health support. Learn how you can apply your psychology education in a similar career path. Join us September 26 at 1:00 p.m. EDT for this FREE 30-minute webinar.

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5 Tips for Coping with Natural Disaster Stress

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A federal program that pays off education loans in exchange for work with underserved communities is at risk.

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APA is offering a 60-minute CE webinar on Sept. 20 from 3pm - 4pm ET to help you understand the links between physical, mental, and community health and how climate impacts each. Register today for this FREE event.
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