Psychology Twitter Accounts Worth Following

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By: Eric Ruffing, MFT Student

Following athletes, celebs & news gets most of the attention on twitter but there are some very important accounts for students of psychology to follow. All of the links below offer daily “tweets” you should be aware of, APA for example has at least 11 accounts and all APA divisions have their own accounts as well. Resources such as SAGE and Elsevier also tweet regarding their latest articles. Having some of these accounts in your feed will help your research, career, education, lecture info and grant finding.

American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists

American Counseling Association: The American Counseling Association is the world’s largest association for professional counselors.

American Psychological Foundation: Transforming the Future Through Psychology


APA Convention: The APA Annual Convention, Washington, DC August 7 – 10, 2014

APA Divisions: The Division Services Office of the American Psychological Association serves the 54 APA divisions or interest areas. Connect, Network, and Grow!

APA of Graduate Students: The magazine of @APAGradStudents‬. Covering mental health research, fun facts & tips for surviving life as a psychology grad student.

APA Help Center: Tips, news and talk about stress, mind-body health, behaviors and emotional well-being from the American Psychological Association.

APA Monitor: The flagship magazine of the American Psychological Association. Covering all the wacky, weird and wonderful things humans do.

APA Practice: Advancing and protecting the practice of psychology, the APA Practice Organization promotes the professional interests of practicing psychologists.

APA PsycNET: APA delivers its electronic research databases on APA PsycNET. You can research psychology topics across journals, books, reviews, tests, gray lit, and more.

APA Style: Official tweet companion to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, sixth edition.

APS: A nonprofit dedicated to the advancement of scientific psychology & its representation at the national & international level.

CA Psychological Association: Chief Executive Officer, CA Psychological Association. Interests: association leadership, what makes organizations tick, group facilitation

California Psychological Association of Graduate Students:

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists: California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, mental health experts, therapist and counselor finder.

Elsevier: Elsevier’s official Twitter channel. Connecting communities and sharing stories in science, technology and health.

Elsevier Psychology: Official page for Elsevier Psychology. Follow us for general psychology news, as well as info & discounts on our related products.

Grad Psych: The magazine of APA Grad Students. Covering mental health research, fun facts & tips for surviving life as a psychology grad student.

National Institute of Health: Office of Behavior and Social Sciences Research: OBSSR furthers the mission of NIH by emphasizing the critical role that behavioral and social factors play in health.

Neuroscience: Latest news, research, books and journal articles in neuroscience, neurology, psychology and alzheimer’s disease.

Psychology News: Psychology headlines from around the world.

Psychology Press: Keeping you up-to-date with news, offers, and more from psychology books and journals. Part of the Taylor & Francis Group.

Psychology Today: Everybody’s Favorite Subject: Ourselves

Psi Chi: Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, & maintaining excellence.

SAGE Health Research: Follow us for the latest research in public health and health services, as well as general news items of interest.

SAGE Neurology: Follow us for the latest info in neurology and neuroscience, as well as general news items of interest.

SAGE Psychology: ‏The latest info on SAGE psychology books and journals, as well as general news items of interest.

US Department of Health and Human Services: News and info from U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services


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