Events

17th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Comparative Psychology

ISCP 2014 promotes the comparative study of behavior.
September 10-12, 2014

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
Recent Press Releases

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

White, Straight Women Leading Surge in Infertility Treatments

Racial minorities and lesbians are half as likely to seek fertility help, study says
August 18, 2014
Calls for Public Comment

Standards of Accreditation in Health Service Psychology

The Commission on Accreditation is accepting public comments on the proposed Standards of Accreditation.
Ends July 8, 2014.

APA in the News

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

How to find help for mental health

Numerous resources exist to help individuals become educated consumers of mental health services
August 18, 2014, The Washington Post

Tech week: 'Good' IT people, women quit engineering, Tom Hanks app

Workplace culture cited as reason for nearly 40 percent of women with engineering degrees leaving or never entering the field
August 16, 2014, NPR