Joe Smith on differing views over what we should strive for, and what they mean for positive psychology on the 20th anniversary of its springing to life.
Reflections from Assistant Psychologist Chris Millar on female offender care in UK prisons.
We meet Matt Haig.
Associate Professor, Programme Leader MSc Occupational Psychology, UWE Bristol.
What, if anything, has psychology learned from the study of famous brains? G. Neil Martin investigates…
Emilia Misheva considers the evidence.
Madeleine Pownall meets Professor David Clarke (University of Nottingham) to discuss an emerging method within psychology – behaviour sequence analysis.
Mats Alvesson cautions against the seductive tendency to gild the lily; and argues that we may have underestimated the value of ‘functional stupidity’.
How do psychologists’ own artistic creations reflect their internal lives and approach to the stuff of therapy? Christina Richards introduces several musings on the writers’ own works, in a variety of artistic media. Includes online extras.
Carl Walker, Ewen Speed and Danny Taggart believe that the nature of public policy means we can never be as influential as we’d like to be. They follow this with an article reminding us of the value of informal psychological caregiving.
A special feature.