Research suggests that using
avatars in therapy, business
consulting and training may
be as effective as their real-life
counterparts, and may have other
benefits as well. Here’s a glimpse
into this digital world.
The legal and ethical issues
of virtual therapy
Psychology is developing
guidelines for practitioners in
this rapidly changing area.
‘Our health at risk’
APA’s latest survey finds that many
Americans don’t understand how stress
can undermine their health.
Driving out cancer disparities
With a $1.7 million CDC grant, APA is
rallying communities and psychologists
to bring cancer prevention and care to
APA endorses higher education
New standards for undergraduate
learning aim to help universities serve
Bringing life into focus
A generation of adults who came
of age too early to be diagnosed with
childhood ADHD is finding that later-in-
life treatment can bring great rewards.
Help for struggling veterans
Psychologists are involved in a new type
of court that helps veterans on the wrong
side of the law get the help they need to
restart their lives.
Pay attention to me
Undiagnosed ADHD affects millions
of adults — and their romantic