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28.08.2011 09:58 Age: 3 yrs
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Professor testifies about anxiety disorder. wcfcourier.com/news/local/plaintiff-s-anxiety-recounted-in-trial-against-floyd-county/article_b51506f8-f0a7-11e2-a819-0019bb2963f4.html
Professor discovers way to alter memory. www.news.iastate.edu/news/2013/06/04/memoryrecall
New Iowa State research considers prosocial, antisocial and other effects of video games.www.news.iastate.edu/news/2012/may/prosocialgames
"Police line-ups are 'all wrong': Looking at suspects one by one on a computer would catch more criminals, says expert." Gary Wells leads study finding sequential photoes are more accurate for eyewitness IDs. See article at: www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2039198/Police-line-ups-wrong-Study-finds-seeing-suspects-1-1-accurate.html/home
"Sweet forgiveness: ISU researcher leads workshops to study how to get past pain and anger."
See interview with Associate Professor Nathaniel Wade on the theraputic value of forgiveness at:www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article (link no longer available)
An article on video gaming and cognitive control by Psychology graduate student Kira Bailey has been identified as one of the most frequently downloaded articles from the journal Psychophysiology in 2010.
Bailey, K., West, R., & Anderson, C. A. (2010). A negative association between video game experience and proactive cognitive control. Psychophysiology,47, 34-42. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8986.2009.00925.x
Here is the link to this announcement: www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp
New Radio Program Podcast Examines ‘Science’ of Parenting
Read about Doug Gentile and his radio podcast at:
"Iowa State study examines why innocent suspects may confess to a crime" (02/16/11)
Read about Max Guyll and Stephanie Madon's research atwww.news.iastate.edu/news/2011/feb/confessions
"ISU Study Questions Recall of Eyewitnesses" (02/08/11)
Interview with Dr. Jason Chan at www.youtube.com/watch
ISU's Gentile contributes to study identifying risks, consequences of video game addiction (1/18/11)
For more information go to www.news.iastate.edu/news/2011/jan/addiction
"Neighborhoods can have depressing effect on health" (10/01/10)
A new study conducted and led by Drs. Russell & Cutrona
To read more, go to www.news.iastate.edu/news/2010/oct/neighborhoodstress
CA Supreme Court case vs video game industry cites ISU research by Drs. Anderson & Gentile (9/21/10)
To read more, go to www.news.iastate.edu/news/2010/sep/SupremeCourt
"ISU study finds TV viewing, video game play contribute to kids; attention problems" (7/4/10)
A new study led by three ISU psychologists has found that both viewing television and playing video games are associated with increased attention problems in youth. For more information go towww.news.iastate.edu/news/2010/jul/TVVGattention
Martin F. Fritz Endowed Chair
Dr. Wells - 60 Minutes Interview
Dr. Anderson - CNN Interview
Psychology professor, Dr. Douglas Gentile named Shakeshaft Master Teacher
For more information go to www.las.iastate.edu/newnews/shakeshaft09.shtml
Dr. Robert West, has been elected a Fellow in the Association for Psychological Science. As an APS Fellow, Dr. West now becomes part of a distinguished group of peers whose work has influenced the field of psychological science in important and lasting ways. Here is a list of current APS Fellows to peruse if you like: www.psychologicalscience.org/fellows/fellows.cfm.