Events

USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo

USA Science & Engineering Festival, the largest science festival in the country.
April 26-27, 2014

Midwestern Psychological Association Annual Meeting

The 2014 annual meeting of the regional psychological association for the Midwestern United States.
May 1-3, 2014

APA-ABA National Conference

APA and ABA are co-sponsoring this continuing education national conference, on violence in the home, community and society.
May 1-3, 2014
Recent Press Releases

Taking a Walk May Lead to More Creativity than Sitting, Study Finds

Free-flowing thought more likely while walking indoors or outdoors, research reveals
April 24, 2014

Employee Distrust is Pervasive in U.S. Workforce

APA survey finds only half of workers believe their employer is open and upfront with them
April 23, 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

Those corporate trust exercises aren't working

Survey on work and well-being reports post-recession distrust and cynicism toward employers
April 22, 2014, Wall Street Journal

Parents still spank their kids for trivial reasons even when researchers are listening in

Study recording parents’ habitual use of spanking indicates self-reporting may significantly under count incidences of corporal punishment
April 22, 2014, Washington Post

Friending your shrink: When you find your therapist on social media

Therapists differ in opinion on the professional challenges, concerns and effects social media cause
April 15, 2014, New York Magazine