Edition 8

In the 12th annual Broadbent Lecture at the Annual Conference Dianne Berry outlined Broadbent’s explicit and implicit influences on psychological science and scientists.

In 1991 the Society launched the annual Broadbent Lecture series, with the inaugural lecture being given by Donald Broadbent himself. At the end of the lecture, which was published in The...

Jim McCourt met educational psychologists Jean Law, Elaine White and André Imich to discuss their innovative projects with schools.

School standards, pupil behaviour and pupil inclusion remain major issues for schools. To hear about creative research designed to tackle them, I met three educational psychologists in Essex –...

Pam Briggs on the 'social experiment'.

Including President's Column, news, and a news analysis by Jeanette Senior ('Asylum seekers - Who cares?').

On 4 June The Guardian ran a story with the bold claim ‘NHS psychologists refuse to treat “traumatised” asylum seekers’. According to the article (available from the online archive at...

Charity Brown.

THE advert in The Psychologist for the BPS/POST postgraduate award caught my eye as I was waiting for one of many participants to complete my face-recognition experiment. The idea of working in...

Ian M. Cockerill tells you how to clear the hurdles on your career path.

THE contributors to this special issue are an eclectic group.
‘Sport psychologist’ refers to a professional psychologist who works with individuals and teams in sport. But some are...