Speaking of Psychology

Speaking of Psychology


“Speaking of Psychology” is an audio podcast series highlighting some of the latest, most important and relevant psychological research being conducted today. Produced by the American Psychological Association, these podcasts will help listeners apply the science of psychology to their everyday lives.

Over the past few years, the number and variety of cannabis products legally available to American consumers has soared. Ziva Cooper, PhD, of the UCLA Center for Cannabis and Cannabinoids, talks about how researchers are exploring both the potential health benefits and the risks of marijuana, CBD and more, aiming to make sure that the science keeps up with policy changes and the evolving marketplace.


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Recent Episodes

  • Understanding medical marijuana, CBD and more, with Ziva Cooper, PhD

    3 days ago
  • Relationship advice from a couple psychologist, with Anthony Chambers, PhD

    1 week ago
  • Why we procrastinate and what to do about it, with Fuschia Sirois, PhD

    2 weeks ago
  • How to stop mass shootings, with Jillian Peterson, PhD

    3 weeks ago
  • The psychology of political messaging, with Drew Westen, PhD

    1 month ago
  • Reading minds using brain scans, with Kenneth Norman, PhD

    1 month ago
  • How the need to belong drives human behavior, with Geoffrey L. Cohen, PhD

    1 month ago
  • How to spend your time more wisely, with Cassie Holmes, PhD

    2 months ago
  • How job loss and economic stress affect workers and their families, with Anna Gassman-Pines, PhD

    2 months ago
  • Understanding the teenage brain, with Eva Telzer, PhD

    2 months ago