CBT is a counseling approach that addresses how people’s thoughts, feelings and behaviors influence each other in both healthy and harmful ways. It is already proven to be an effective treatment for alcohol use disorder, but has not been widely stu...
– Research Society on Alcoholism
Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research Embargo expired on 31-Aug-2019 at 10:00 ET
Alcohol biosensors suitable for use by everyday drinkers are a step closer, following a positive study of prototype devices published in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research. Keeping track of alcohol intake can be challenging, giv...
– Research Society on Alcoholism
Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research Embargo expired on 30-Aug-2019 at 10:00 ET
Since 2000, school district secessions in the South have increasingly sorted white and black students, and white and Hispanic students, into separate school systems, weakening the potential to improve school integration, according to a new study publ...
– American Educational Research Association (AERA)
AERA Open Embargo expired on 04-Sep-2019 at 00:05 ET
Young adults with childhood history of both parental incarceration and juvenile justice involvement were nearly three times more likely to have depression or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) compared to peers without any experience with the crim...
– Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
JAMA Network Open, Sept-2019 Embargo expired on 04-Sep-2019 at 11:00 ET
In a study published today in the journal Psychological Science, researchers outline several factors that can contribute to a marriage’s long-term happiness or dissolution.
– Florida State University
New Cornell University research has found that people are more inclined to be swayed by positive recommendations posted online by attractive reviewers.
– Cornell University
Journal of Consumer Marketing
As Healthy Aging Month is underway this September, Florida State University researchers have found the companionship of a pet after the loss of a spouse can help reduce feelings of depression and loneliness in older adults.The study, funded by The Ge...
– Florida State University
UAB computer science experts provide advice on how to protect your personal information from mobile devices and smart speakers. Expert Available
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
If you want to achieve a goal, make sure you share your objective with the right person. In a new set of studies, researchers found that people showed greater goal commitment and performance when they told their goal to someone they believed had high...
– Ohio State University
Journal of Applied Psychology
A new study from Binghamton University, State University of New York finds that viewing wealth and material possessions as a sign of success yields significantly better results to life satisfaction than viewing wealth and possessions as a sign of hap...
– Binghamton University, State University of New York
Applied Research in Quality of Life, Aug-2019
A newly patented, testosterone-containing nasal spray developed by a psychology professor at The University of Texas at Austin could provide those suffering from testosterone deficiency and other ailments, such as anxiety disorders, with easily modul...
– University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin)
People who suffered a financial, housing-related, or job-related hardship as a result of the Great Recession were more likely to show increases in symptoms of depression
– Association for Psychological Science
Clinical Psychological Science
Mothers who are dissatisfied with their male partners spend more time talking to their infants - but only if the child is a boy, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Cambridge.
– University of Cambridge
Journal of Family Psychology
Catastrophic natural disasters, such as hurricanes, cause extreme disruption and can be distressful for individuals, families and communities. Those receiving assistance as well as those involved in disaster management efforts can be affected. The Un...
– Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)
The arrival of refugees in eastern German communities has had no effect on local residents’ voting behavior or on their attitudes toward immigration, finds a new study of citizens in more than 200 regional municipalities.
– New York University Embargo expired on 31-Aug-2019 at 16:00 ET
New research by Vanderbilt marketing professor Kelly Haws helps explain why we match our friends' orders at a restaurant—but not exactly.
– Vanderbilt University
Journal of Marketing Research
Whether it's going to the local grocery store or to a friend's home, driving a car plays a major role among seniors seeking to maintain their independence.
– University of Michigan
Journal of Aging and Health
Numerous studies have noted the brain benefits that come from being bilingual – among them increased executive-level cognitive function and a four- to five-year delay in the risk of developing dementia symptoms.
– University of California, Irvine
Brain & Language, Sep-2019
Students in Gonzaga University Professor Andrew Goldman’s History 193 course can look forward to traveling somewhere new and far away — and often into the past — most afternoons this fall.
– Gonzaga University
On August 8, 2019, more than 300 students studying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields completed summer internships at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory, making history as one of the la...
– Brookhaven National Laboratory
The CSU Summer Algebra Institute boosts high schoolers’ math and quantitative reasoning skills for the path to college.
– California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office
To fully understand the challenges of progressive environmental transformation requires that policy makers develop a more sophisticated and nuanced relationship with the various sciences and the kinds of knowledge their work can provide
– University at Buffalo
Do bulletproof backpacks, lobbies, metal detectors, cameras, guards and other beefed up security measures in response to previous school shootings protect our students from school violence? We spoke with Matthew Mayer, associate professor with the Ru...Expert Available
– Rutgers University
I have been blessed these last three decades to pursue a career as a wildlife scientist at a land-grant university, working daily at the nexus of my vocation and advocation. So, celebrating National Wildlife Day comes naturally. However, in our incre...
– Mississippi State University
The National Science Foundation awarded researchers at Penn State $300,000 to develop a curriculum and educational tools targeted at improving prototyping communications at the undergraduate level.
– Penn State College of Engineering
Saint Louis University and the Opus Prize Foundation announced the three finalists for the 16th annual $1 million Opus Prize, awarded annually to a leader in faith-based humanitarian work.
– Saint Louis University
For almost four decades, Dr. Art Svenson has inspired students at the University of Redlands through his extraordinary dedication to teaching and mentoring.
– University of Redlands
Lymari Morales, MPP, a senior communications professional, has been named the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health associate dean for Communications and Marketing.
– Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Irvine, Calif., Sept. 3, 2019 — The green streak continues! Sierra magazine has named the University of California, Irvine No. 1 in the nation and No. 2 overall in its annual “Cool Schools” ranking of sustainability leaders among U.S. and Canad...
– University of California, Irvine
A new book co-edited by University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Laura Morgan Roberts dives into these and other pressing issues related to race in the workplace.
– University of Virginia Darden School of Business
Race, Work, and Leadership: New Perspectives on the Black Experience
Several University of Washington schools and offices will team up to research how organizational practices can affect the interagency collaboration needed to keep the "internet of things" — and institutional systems — safe and secure.
– University of Washington
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Board of Trustees has named its search committee to begin the process of recommending finalists for consideration to become the next chancellor of UNC Charlotte, following Philip L. Dubois’ previously a...
– University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Author Brooke Kroeger will discuss the impact of powerful men in the women's suffrage movement with “What We Can Learn About Allyship Today from ‘Suffragents’ Who Helped Women Get the Vote,” on Mon., Sept. 23.
– New York University
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s 2019 Urban Forum, titled "Are we there yet? The myths and realities of autonomous vehicles," will examine the questions and uncertainties surrounding not only the societal and legislative impact of autonomous...
– University of Illinois at Chicago
General Mattis discusses his lessons learned in leadership over the course of his military and government career.
– Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Jim Mattis, Distinguished Voices Series, Council on Foreign Relations, September 3, 2019.