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November 5-6, 2015 Conference on the Psychology of Boys at Risk to be in Santa Fe

September 3, 2015 by  
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The Santa Fe Boys Educational Foundation in conjunction with the Infant Mental Health Journal is presenting a conference on “The Psychology of Boys at Risk: Indicators from 0-5” November 5-6, 2015 at the Eldorado Hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Keynote addresses will be by Allen Schore, PhD, UCLA, on “The Developmental Neurobiology and Psychology […]

Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinities Publishes Series of Articles in June

June 4, 2015 by  
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In recognition of Men’s Health Month, June 2015, the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity (SPSMM), a division of the American Psychological Association, is publishing a series of articles throughout the month. Articles come from leading experts in the psychology of men and address a broad range of topics, including body image, […]

“Focus on Fathers” Conference at University of Wroclaw – Call for Papers

February 25, 2015 by  
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The University of Wroclaw, Poland will host an international interdisciplinary conference titled “Focus on Fathers. Fatherhood in Contemporary Discourse,” which will be held at the Institute of English Studies, University of Wroclaw, Poland September 4-5, 2015. The conference aims to explore the plethora of father figures present in literature, film, television series, video games, social […]

FPR-UCLA 2015 Conference on Sex/Gender to be Held October 23-24, 2015

November 29, 2014 by  
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Early registration is now open for the 6th Annual Foundation for Psychocultural Research-UCLA Interdisciplinary Conference to be held October 23-24, 2015 at UCLA. The Conference theme is: “A Critical Moment: Sex/Gender Research at the Intersection of Culture, Brain, & Behavior.” The conference is the sixth in a series of meetings hosted by the Foundation for […]

AMSA Member, Andrew Smiler Reaches Out to Popularize the Examination of Masculinity

April 10, 2014 by  
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Reaching out to the broader public, AMSA member Andrew Smiler has not only written articles for on-line publications such as the recent “Men Defining Masculinty: It’s Not About Sex,” but has authored a popular book Challenging Casanova: Beyond the Stereotype of the Promiscuous Young Male. Smiler is a therapist, teacher, author and evaluator. In Challenging […]

AMSA President’s New Article Analyzes Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men

August 28, 2013 by  
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The President of the American Men’s Studies Association, Daphne C. Watkins, has coauthored an article in the July 2013 issue of the American Journal of Men’s Health entitled: “‘Their Depression Is Something Different . . . It Would Have to Be:’ Findings From a Qualitative Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men.” […]

International Conference on Men’s Health & Aging to be May 22-25, 2013 in Hamburg

October 30, 2012 by  
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Please note the Editor’s comment below.* The 7th International Society for the Study of the Aging Male’s World Congress on Men’s Health and Aging will take place May 22-25, 2013 in Hamburg, Germany. Its goal is facilitating understanding of male health within the context of the aging process. The World Congress on the Aging Male […]

APA Cover Story “Why Do Men Die Earlier?” Cites AMSA Board Member Giles Tremblay’s Work

June 7, 2011 by  
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The cover story in the June 2011 issue (Volume 42, No. 6) of Monitor on Psychology, a publication of the American Psychological Association is entitled “Why Do Men Die Earlier?” Discussing research on the issue it concludes: “Genetic and cultural differences combine to cut men’s average life expectancies, but new research by psychologists is revealing […]

AMSA Board Member Daphne Watkins Concludes African-American Men Who Feel ‘In Control’ Less Likely to Experience Depressive Symptoms

May 25, 2011 by  
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Regardless of life stage, a sense of mastery is an important predictor of positive mental health for African American men between ages 25 and 34, reports a new study by researchers who include AMSA board member and lead investigator Daphne Watkins, University of Michigan assistant professor of social work; and Darrell Hudson, postdoctoral fellow at […]

2nd APA “Psychotherapy with Men” Conference Set for June 5, 2010

September 17, 2009 by  
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The Second National Psychotherapy with Men Conference is scheduled by the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity (Division 51 of the American Psychological Association) for June 5, 2010 at the AT&T Conference Center of the University of Texas, Austin. Keynote speakers are Dr. Gary Brooks, Baylor University, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience […]