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Estrangement is never easy or straightforward: Psychologists can help

APA Monitor
April 1, 2024

Old and Young, Talking Again

New York Times
March 7, 2024

Evidence-Based Tips for Holiday Family Gatherings

Psychology Today
December 20, 2023

How to Reconcile With an Estranged Relative

November 10, 2023

The No. 1 key to a happier, longer life—‘that younger people don’t’ know

November 7, 2023


Friedman Lecture, Washington University, St. Louis

April 5, 2024

Karl will present on  Climate Change in an Aging World, which explores key issues at the intersection of climate change and aging.Register here.

Breaking the Cycle of Unhealthy Family Relationships: Top Tools for Better Boundaries

March 27, 2023

Karl will join Nedra Glover Tawwab, LCSW, relationship expert and NYT bestselling author for this free, live on-line training. March 27th, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central. Register here.



NPR “The Connection with Marty Moss-Coane”

February 3, 2023

Karl will be a featured guest on NPR’s “The Connection with Marty Moss-Coane. Tune in on Friday, Febuary 3, 2023, from 12-1:00 PM (EST).

How Our Siblings Shape Us – WHYY

Older Persons as Active Agents in a Changing Climate

September 30, 2022

Sponsored by the United Nations for the International Day of Older Persons.
WebEx Event, United Nations, Geneva


What Elder Wisdom Can Teach Us: Insights from the Cornell Legacy Project

March 15, 2022

Karl Pillemer will be giving the 24th Distinguished Wilson Abernethy Lecture at the University of Toronto. This is a virtual event only.

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