...debates

John Sloboda and Peter Coleman's Personal Space

WE have recently proposed that the Society’s Council should take various initiatives to respond to the psychological consequences of the recent military interventions in Kosovo and Serbia. These...

David Pilgrim argues that recent Society guidance
on the use of diagnostic classifications in court misses
the point.

DIAGNOSIS is a medical task that creates a simple dichotomy between the sick and the well.
By contrast, psychological formulations assume a continuity between the normal and the abnormal....

Edgar Stones

MOST psychologists of all stripes are likely to have gone through a course of training in which they would have been taught the elements of their particular field of psychology. The chances are...