Events

IX Congreso Iberoamericano de PsicologĂ­a

The Order of Portuguese Psychologists invites Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking colleagues to join the IX Congress of Iberoamerican Psychology.
September 10-13, 2014

International Society for Cultural and Activity Research Congress

The congress will focus on bringing together researchers for the various fields of cultural psychology to communicate about societal, historical and cultural issues.
September 16-20, 2014

APA Clinician's Corner: Concussion on the Cutting Edge: Evidence-Based Comprehensive Approach from Assessment to Treatment

The workshop presents a cutting-edge, comprehensive, evidence-based approach to concussion.
September 26, 2014
Recent Press Releases

Employers: Celebrate Labor Day By Showing That You Value Your Workers

APA survey links employee recognition to satisfaction, motivation and work effort
August 28, 2014

Norwalk Psychology Instructor Earns APA Award for Teaching at Two-Year College

Cerritos College professor recognized for commitment to excellence in teaching
August 20, 2014

Growing Up Poor Affects Adults' Sense of Control, Impulsiveness When Faced with Economic Uncertainty, Research Finds

Different perceptions of control affect ability to delay gratification, study shows
August 20, 2014
APA in the News

Temple Grandin on the secret to success for kids with autism

Wide-ranging interview with author and scientist Temple Grandin includes advice for parents of children with autism
August 29, 2014, Huffington Post

When psychiatrists are on Facebook, their patients can get a case of TMI

The lack of social media guidelines for mental health professionals raises ethical and practical issues about how technology affects mental health care
August 25, 2014, The Washington Post

Here's how to reap mental, physical rewards of gardening

Horticultural and nature-based therapies use gardening to improve participants’ psychological well-being and reduce stress
August 20, 2014, Dallas Morning News