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Computer-, smartphone-based treatments effective at reducing symptoms of depression
Promising alternative to address increasing mental health needs due to pandemic, study says
APA applauds passage of legislation to defer Medicare reimbursement cuts, support health care workers’ mental health
Good step toward addressing mental health crisis, says APA CEO
Ranked lists skew decision-makers’ choices toward top option
Relying on rankings can cause people to tune out other useful information
Gay, bisexual men have lower suicide risk in more tolerant countries
Study also finds lower risk of depression in less restrictive societies
Barbershop program helps reduce violence in Philadelphia
Black male participants reported fewer physical fights after intervention, study finds
APA elects Pepperdine professor Bryant 2023 president
Thema Bryant, PhD, director of the Culture and Trauma Research Lab at the Graduate School of Education and Psychology at Pepperdine University, has been elected 2023 president of APA
Urgent need to address mental health effects of climate change, says report
Offers recommendations for building resilience and taking action by individuals, communities
APA apologizes for longstanding contributions to systemic racism
Acknowledges failures, accepts responsibility, pledges change for psychology
PTSD symptoms vary over course of menstrual cycle
Finding could have implications for diagnosis, treatment, study suggests
Stress in America™ 2021: Pandemic impedes basic decision-making ability
Day-to-day stresses overwhelming younger adults, parents; American Psychological Association says mental health supports must be prioritized
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