E-News, Newspapers, and Magazines


US News & World Report, October 19, 2015.  A recent article in US News & World Report highlights our understanding of shyness in children and adults and features work done in the CAT Lab.  Link

 

IT News at Penn State, February 2015, "Looking to the Future" Link 

The CAT Lab has received funding from the Center for Online Innovation in Learning at PSU to design and test a mobile eye tracking device.  The device will allow us to assess visual attention in children and adults as they engage in real-world interactions.  Link

The CAT Lab has received funding from the Center for Online Innovation in Learning at PSU to design and test a mobile eye tracking device.  The device will allow us to assess visual attention in children and adults as they engage in real-world interactions.  Link

American Psychological Association, April 2014, The APA's new Science in Action campaign highlights the work of psychologists on its website to help illustrate the ways in which science, and the application of psychology, benefits society and improves lives. Dr. Perez-Edgar is profiled as part of the campaign. Link

American Psychological Association Science Watch, November 2014, "Born bashful: Psychologists have new insights into the causes and effects of childhood shyness.  By Kirsten Weir Link

Penn State News, April 2014, "Inhibited children become anxious adults: Examining the causes and effects of early shyness". Link

National Post, October 10, 2013  "Pessimists may be genetically predisposed to see the world darkly: new UBC study"

American Psychological Association, May 2012 "Attention as a Central Mechanism for Socioemotional Development" Psychological Science Agenda; 26(5) Link

 

National Institute of Mental Health, March 13, 2012  "Computer-Based Treatment Eases Anxiety Symptoms in Children" Link

 

Parents Magazine, November 2009 Issue "All About Feelings: Help Your Child Understand - and Deal with - Her Changing Emotions" (by Hagar Scher) 

Northern Virginia Magazine, September 2011 Issue "Fear Factor: Social Anxiety Does Not Have to Follow the Child Throughout Life." (by Renee Sklarew) Link

 

Education.com Magazine, "Addressing Back-to-School Social Anxiety"

(by Anna Weinstein) Link

 

 

 

 

The Washington Times, October 18, 2009 "Milestone Envy Pressures Parents" (by Christian Toto)

NeuroPsychiatry Reviews, January 2008 Issue "Behavioral inhibition linked to anxiety in adolescents" (by John Merriman)


Talks

Chemistry Heritage Magazine, Episode 175: Crayons, June 11 2013 LinkAudio

 

Child Mind Institute, On The Shoulders of Giants Symposium, September 2011 Link

 

With Good Reason, Virginia's Statewide Public Radio Program, July 2011 Audio