Edition 4

Government still favours regulation by HPC; new Society journal and public engagement project; statistical reporting; and more

Government still favours regulation by HPC
The government continues to seek the regulation of applied psychologists, psychotherapists and counsellors through the Health Professions Council (...

New president Pam Maras offers up her first column

This is my first column, and I have tried to heed the Editor’s advice to avoid being too ‘presidential’, and to include non-Society business. I’m afraid I probably haven’t succeeded in the latter...

At the Society's Annual Conference in York, outgoing President Ray Miller delivered his address: 'Fit for the future?'

The portrayal of brain injury, from psychologist and patient perspectives

Traumatic realism?

AT the end of a week where I’d talked to a Canadian radio documentary about the coverage of psychological ideas in the arts, I settled down to watch Recovery (BBC1), a...

Seminar on social inclusion; policy support unit; and more

Social inclusion – Our business? The Society’s Professional Practice Board is sponsoring a seminar on social inclusion, to take place on 5 October. David Carew from the Department for Work and...

Emphasising strength; critical psychiatry - the limits of madness; lifespan cognition; and more

Counselling Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Clare Draucker & Donna Martsolf
London: Sage; 2006
Pb £18.99 (ISBN 1 4129 2239 9)
Reviewed by Rebecca Williams

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Conducting your PHD via the web

Conducting your PhD via the internet
Choosing to conduct my PhD using the internet was a decision that was made with little thought as to the trials and tribulations that ‘internet-mediated...

Keith Oatley describes how even in an age of genomics, neuroimaging and Prozac, our understanding of emotional disorders continues to involve the ups and downs of everyday experience

Slings and arrows
Depression and life events
Keith Oatley describes how even in an age of genomics, neuroimaging and Prozac, our understanding of emotional disorders continues to...

Carolyn Kagan on community practice

Working at the ‘edge’
Making use of psychological resources through collaboration
Carolyn Kagan, winner of the Society’s Award for Promoting Equality of Opportunity, on community...

Dinka Corkalo Biruski, Ivan Jerkovic, Marija Zotovic and Igor Krnectic with the lastest in our international series.

Psychology in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia
Dinka Corkalo Biruski, Ivan Jerkovic, Marija Zotovic and Igor Krnetic with the latest in our international series.
The first...