Psychology News Resources

Psychology News
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While psychology research often involves searching library and online sources for information from journals and books, students sometimes need more current resources. If you are writing a paper, conducting research, or preparing a project, access to the latest psychology news can be very beneficial.

There are a number of sources of news online, ranging from newspapers to RSS feeds. The following psychology news resources are a great way to stay informed about what's happening in the world of psychology and gather current research for papers, projects, and experiments.

Psycport.com

The American Psychological Association (APA) offers one of the best sources for the latest psychology news. Read some of the latest headlines from news sources all over the world.

Topics of interest include psychology, mental health, psychiatric disorders, professional issues, and health news. In addition to these new stories, you can also find press releases about some of the latest studies published in APA journals. You can also find resources for psychology teachers.

PsychCentral

Check out some of the latest headlines from PsychCentral. Dr. John Grohol's site is an excellent source of news and information on some of the latest news and issues in psychology and mental health. Stories are conveniently organized by topic, which is tremendously helpful for students researching specific subjects and issues.

New York Times

Find the latest news on mental health and behavior from the New York Times.

The site includes coverage of some of the latest issues in mental health, essays, and information on personal health. The site allows readers to access a certain number of news stories for free each month, but requires a subscription after reaching that limit.

Psychology News from AllTop.com

AllTop.com offers a great round-up of recent posts and news stories from a wide variety of psychology websites and blogs from around the web.

This is a good place to look if you are looking for a collection of a variety of news links from around the web. Definitely worth a bookmark!

Biopsychology.com

If you are looking for news and updates on some of the latest research in biopsychology, the Biological Psychology Newslink can be an excellent resource. This site offers links to some of the latest news stories on biopsychology and neuroscience, with information organized according to topic. The site is designed to accompany a textbook, so the links provide a good overview of the many topics covered within biopsychology.

Google News

Google News is a great way to find the latest news on a wide variety of topics. If you are doing research for a paper or project, you can set up news alerts to keep you informed about your topic of interest. Start by clicking the news alerts link. You can then set up search terms you are interested in, the type of news you want, and how often you want to receive alerts. Simply provide a working e-mail address and you will receive regular news alerts directly to your inbox.

WebMD Health News

While many of the news stories found at WebMD are concerned with general physical health, there is usually a good selection of current news stories about mental health issues. Topics such as Alzheimer's disease, autism, and prescription drugs are frequently featured.

The r/psychology/Subreddit

This community discussion forum on Reddit features an excellent collection of links to some of the latest psychology research and news.

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