Primer on interviewing for psychology doctoral internships

Primer on interviewing for psychology doctoral internships

>>MITCH PRINSTEIN: Hi, this is Mitch Prinstein and I am happy to give you a quick primer on interviewing for internship. If you are listening to this right now, then it is probably at some point in November and you have submitted all of your applications. Congratulations – that is a lot of work. And …

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Five Key Ways Psychologists are Tackling the Opioid Crisis

Five Key Ways Psychologists are Tackling the Opioid Crisis

Here are five ways psychologists are confronting the opioid crisis. Each day in the United States 130 people die from an opioid overdose, but opioid use disorder is treatable and psychologists are playing a key role. Number one: Enhancing treatment with behavioral interventions. While medication like methadone, buprenorphine and naltrexone is the backbone of treatment, …

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Psychology: Science in Action – “I’m a psychologist”

Psychology: Science in Action – “I’m a psychologist”

We are problem solvers. How can we use our science, our theories, our methods, to control that problem? I can basically ask any question I want about how we behave. It’s fun because you get to think about complex relationships. I’ve got the ability to take the data and to think critically about what might …

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A message for health professionals

A message for health professionals

Hi I’m Meggen Lowry Physiotherapist and creator of Clock Yourself Clock Yourself is a series of brain games that you perform with your body. It’s a fun pscyho-motor skills training method designed by me, and based on the best available clinical evidence and I’m really proud to put my name to it. This video is …

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A Passion for Psychology

A Passion for Psychology

>>DR. NORMAN B. ANDERSON: Hello, I’m Dr. Norman Anderson, CEO of the American Psychological Association. Whether you are a student or a member of the public with an interest in psychology, or thinking of pursuing a psychology career, APA has important information and materials for you. Psychology is the study of the mind and behavior. …

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Speaking of Psychology – Raising Children Responsibly in the Digital Age with Roberta Golinkoff, PhD

Speaking of Psychology – Raising Children Responsibly in the Digital Age with Roberta Golinkoff, PhD

Hello and welcome to Speaking of Psychology, a podcast produced by the American Psychological Association. I’m your host, Kim Mills and I’m speaking to you from APA’s Technology, Mind and Society conference in Washington. This is an interdisciplinary meeting aimed at assessing current efforts to understand and shape the interactions of human beings in technology, …

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The Psychology of Fashion with Carolyn Mair, PhD

The Psychology of Fashion with Carolyn Mair, PhD

Kaitlin Luna: Welcome to Speaking of Psychology, a bi-weekly podcast from the American Psychological Association. I’m your host Kaitlin Luna. The clothes we put on every day tell a story about who we are to the world and can have a major impact on our emotions and mood. So where does psychology fit into all …

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“This Is Psychology” Episode 5: Eyewitness testimony

“This Is Psychology” Episode 5: Eyewitness testimony

>>NORMAN ANDERSON: Hi, I’m Dr. Norman Anderson, CEO of the American Psychological Association. Welcome to “This is Psychology.” Chances are, you’ve seen a TV show where a witness picks a criminal out of a lineup with relative ease. Or maybe you’ve seen a movie where a prosecuting attorney asks a witness in a courtroom to …

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Speaking of Psychology – Stress in America: Generation Z with Arthur C. Evans Jr., PhD (SOP68)

Speaking of Psychology – Stress in America: Generation Z with Arthur C. Evans Jr., PhD (SOP68)

Welcome to Speaking of Psychology, a podcast from the American Psychological Association. I’m your host, Kaitlin Luna. I’m joined by APA CEO Dr. Arthur C. Evans Jr., who’s here to talk about our Stress in America report that was released at the end of October and the findings are quite stark — 69 percent of …

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APA 2018 TOPSS Competition for High School Psychology Students

APA 2018 TOPSS Competition for High School Psychology Students

Unfortunately Albert is not the only child in the United States struggling with this problem. In fact there are many other children who also suffer from homelessness. In 2006 1.5 million children were experiencing homelessness annually in the United States. That number skyrocketed to 2.5 million in 2013, an increase of 1 million in just …

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