Events

Rocky Mountain Psychological Association Annual Meeting

The annual meeting features a teaching preconference, invited addresses, symposia, workshops, posters and opportunities for networking.
April 9-11, 2015

Southwestern Psychological Association Annual Meeting

The annual meeting will feature a wide variety of programming, including invited addresses, panel and poster sessions, awards and social events.
April 9-11, 2015

APA Clinician's Corner: Growing and Sustaining a Private Practice: Opportunities Are Where You Find Them and Where You Make Them

Focus on the process of creativity, and how entrepreneurial thinking can shape a thriving private practice
April 17, 2015

Recent Press Releases

Internet Searches Create Illusion of Personal Knowledge, Research Finds

Inflated sense of personal knowledge may have negative effects, study concludes
March 31, 2015

How Much Math, Science Homework is Too Much?

More than 70 minutes is too much for adolescents, researchers find
March 23, 2015

APA in the News

How the Internet makes you think you're smarter than you really are

Study finds that Web searches create an illusion of personal knowledge that's not matched by reality
April 1, 2015, The Washington Post

How long your teen needs to spend on homework to be better in math and science

About an hour a day is the optimum amount of time for focused work on technical topics
March 24, 2015, Time.com

The real bullies in school

As schools tighten up on threatening or demeaning language in the classroom, coaches on the playing field get a free pass
March 17, 2015, The Atlantic