Alan Kazdin

Alan E. Kazdin, who was president of the American Psychological Association in 2008, is John M. Musser professor of psychology and child psychiatry at Yale University and director of Yale's Parenting Center and Child Conduct Clinic.

Aug. 11 2010 10:06 AMChildren and StressThe new science on chronically harsh and conflict-ridden households.
March 31 2010 2:50 PMBulliesThey can be stopped, but it takes a village.
Feb. 5 2010 7:10 AMNo Brakes!The best way to guide your teenager through the high-risk years.
Nov. 12 2009 1:23 PMLike a RatAnimal research and your child's behavior.
Aug. 11 2009 12:47 PMBulliesThey can be stopped, but it takes a village.
March 27 2009 12:18 PMThe Messy Room DilemmaWhen to ignore behavior, when to change it.
Jan. 27 2009 3:00 PMI Spy Daddy Giving Someone the FingerYour kids will imitate you. Use it as a force for good.
Nov. 7 2008 12:47 PMWhy Can't Johnny Jump Tall Buildings?Parents expect way too much from their kids.
June 27 2008 7:24 AMFamily FeudsHow to make "timeouts" less like bar fights.
May 31 2010 7:00 AMGet Off Facebook and Do Something!How to motivate an inert child.
March 26 2010 7:17 AMIf You're Good, I'll Buy You a ToyThe difference between bribing your child and rewarding your child.
Feb. 4 2010 10:02 AMNo Brakes!Risk and the adolescent brain.
Sept. 17 2009 12:17 PMPlan B What to do when all else has failed to change your kid's behavior.
May 29 2009 7:03 AMI Think I'm Worried About My KidDoes my child need professional help?
Feb. 5 2009 1:23 PMNo, You Shut Up!What to do when your kid provokes you into an inhuman rage.
Jan. 2 2009 7:11 AMReading Isn't Fundamental How to help your child learn to read.
Sept. 24 2008 7:09 AMSpare the RodWhy you shouldn't hit your kids.
April 10 2008 2:20 PMTiny TyrantsHow to really change your kid's behavior.


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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