Agudelo-Mustafa Receives Prestigious Gilman International Scholarship

April 6, 2018
Student Jazmyn Agudelo-Mustafa

Psychology freshman Jazmyn Agudelo-Mustafa received the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship to support her education abroad experience in Scotland this summer through Arcadia University’s STEM Summer Research Program in Glasgow.

Depression among new mothers is finally getting some attention

March 19, 2018
Infant Shoes

Childbirth and motherhood change the brain in significant ways, and postpartum depression is often overlooked. Recently, more researchers are turning their attention to the disorder, including assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience Benedetta Leuner.

Psych professor writes simple science — by writing for kids

February 14, 2018
Ashleigh Maxcey

Ashleigh Maxcey, a visiting associate professor in the Department of Psychology, has co-authored 15 peer-review publications and penned an additional eight more on her own, but she still encounters one of the biggest problems when it comes to communicating her research:

Tylenol May Help Ease The Pain of Hurt Feelings

December 7, 2017
Tylenol May Help Ease The Pain of Hurt Feelings

An increasing body of research suggests that acetaminophen may have subtle psychological effects, including diminished emotions. Whether these effects are good or bad depends on the context, says Ohio State psychologist Baldwin Way