Says transparency will help protect human rights in the future
- Statement of APA Board of Directors: Outside Counsel to Conduct Independent Review of Allegations of Support for Torture
- APA staff psychologist shares tips for managing holiday blues on radio media tour
APA Assistant Executive Director for Practice Research and Policy Lynn Bufka, PhD, took part in 11 interviews that reached nearly 6.5 million listeners.
- 2015 APA board and committee nominations now open
Nominate a peer for a governance position in APA.
- Be one of APA’s ‘go-to’ experts for national news media
Public Affairs’s media referral service provides journalists with sources for a broad range of psychology topics.
- APA CEO Norman B. Anderson, PhD, joins Twitter
Follow @APA_CEO for updates on APA initiatives, projects, positions and actions.
From APA Publishing
- Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences
This journal publishes manuscripts that advance the study of human behavior from an evolutionary perspective, with an emphasis on work that integrates evolutionary theory with other approaches and perspectives from across the behavioral sciences.
- Gestalt Therapy
This book provides an introduction to the theory, historical evolution, research, and practice of Gestalt therapy, an approach that inspires an active, present-focused, relational stance on the part of the therapist.
- How to Publish High-Quality Research
This book offers an integrative framework and a set of corresponding tools for publishing high quality research in the social and behavioral sciences.
Continuing Education in Psychology
- Ethical Issues and Diagnostic Mandates in an Era of Integrated Care
The third annual APA Professional Development Training Institute, hosted at the APA building in Washington, D.C., offers 14 CE credits.
- APA Clinician's Corner: Couples Therapy for Domestic Violence: Finding Safe Solutions
Addresses important questions about conjoint therapy and domestic violence.
Call for Application and Nomination
- Excellence in Librarianship Award
The American Psychological Association’s Excellence in Librarianship Award was created to recognize an outstanding contribution to psychology and behavioral sciences librarianship. The award includes a $2,500 check and an inscribed plaque.
APA member Chad Jensen, PhD, in:
Teens who keep the weight off do it for themselves, not peers, study shows
— The Salt Lake Tribune
“Parents should help to focus their teen on healthy behaviors for the sake of being healthy, more than for social acceptance.”
Speaking of Psychology
"Speaking of Psychology" is an audio podcast series that gives psychologists the opportunity to talk about their work and share their insights.
Episode 19: Improving lives with virtual reality therapy (Albert “Skip” Rizzo, PhD)
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CDC research grants for preventing violence and violence-related injury
Apply by Mar. 16 for grants awarding up to $1,050,000 in fiscal year 2015 to research that expands and advances knowledge in primary violence prevention strategies.