Psychology Content

Behavioral Addiction Recovery: A Guide for Families, Friends, Colleagues, and Roommates

People often overlook addictions to common behaviors such as shopping and gaming. But those struggling or in recovery can benefit from support.

ABA Conferences: What You Should Know Before You Attend

Are you interested in attending an Applied Behavior Analysis conference? Learn what ABA conferences have to offer and how to make the most of your experience.

Navigating Family Life after a Suicide Attempt

With the right type of support, a child who has attempted suicide and their family can move forward and avert future mental health crises.

OnlinePsychology@Pepperdine Launches Online Master of Science in Behavioral Psychology

OnlinePsychology@Pepperdine, which offers two online psychology degrees from The Graduate School of Education and Psychology at Pepperdine University, is pleased to announce its third degree option, an online Master of Science in Behavioral Psychology. This program provides students with a thorough understanding of how to use techniques based on applied behavior analysis (ABA) to improve behaviors of social significance with clients diagnosed with autism and other developmental disabilities.

Looking Beyond Hypermasculinity to Address Domestic Violence in Communities of Color

When working with communities of color affected by IPV, culture can often be viewed as a barrier to successful intervention. But integrating strong positive cultural values into treatment can create more responsive interventions that better address the unique needs of survivors and prevent partners from engaging in abuse.

Want Better Outcomes? Take a Hammer to Your Company’s Glass Ceiling

Women continue to make an average of 79 cents on the dollar compared to men. But the wage gap likely understates the problem since men still rise higher than women in most companies.