APA Journals Dialogue is an audio podcast series featuring interviews with authors of exciting research recently published in an APA journal. In each episode, authors describe their findings, methodologies, and implications for future work. The podcast series is an ideal resource for researchers, practitioners, and students in the behavioral and social sciences.
Increasing Early Career Participation in the Scholarly Publishing Process with Kathy Kendall-Tackett, PhD
If there's a key to a successful career as a research psychologist, it's publish, publish, and then publish again. But how do early career scholars get involved in aspects of the publishing process such as peer review and serving on the editorial board? Dr. Kathy Kendall-Tackett, editor of Psychological Trauma, discusses the journal's new editorial fellowship program aimed at helping early career scholars navigate the publishing field.
How Personality Traits Change Over Time with Wiebke Bleidorn, PhD
How do personality traits change and develop over time? And to what extent do environmental, sociocultural, and biological factors contribute to personality change? Dr. Wiebke Bleidorn, social psychologist at the University of California Davis and 2019 recipient of APA’s Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology, discusses her work in personality change, published in the December 2019 awards issue of American Psychologist.
New Perspectives on Transgender Youth with Diane Chen, PhD
Psychological research plays a crucial role in informing the approach to clinical care for transgender and gender-diverse youth. Dr. Diane Chen from the Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and guest editor of a special issue of Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, sits down with Dr. Eddy Ameen to discuss clinical implications of her research and the role of early career psychologists in advancing the practice of pediatric psychology with TGD youth.
An Inside Look at the Journal Article Reporting Standards (JARS)
Drs. Harris Cooper and David Frost discuss the recent Journal Article Reporting Standards (JARS) reports and their implications for research in psychology.
The Past and Future of Neuropsychology: Introduction to a Special Issue
Drs. Gregory Brown and Erin Bigler discuss the past 25 years of progress in neuropsychological research and theory.
The Co-Occurrence of PTSD and Opioid Use Disorder in Opioid Agonist Therapy
Dr. Anthony Ecker discusses the usefulness of opioid agonist therapy in treating patients with comorbid opioid use disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder.