Edition 8

3D brain mapping; poor reporting practices; impact factors; adult neurogenesis; perinatal mental illness and more

public protection; DCP, diagnosis and DSM; unknown unknowns; neuro-linguistic programming; media ethics

Images courtesy of the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, with commentary by Diane Lockley

Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society

55 years since the famous amnesic’s case was first described, John P. Aggleton questions its value when debating the neuroanatomical basis of memory

Dana Smith with the latest in our series for budding writers (see www.bps.org.uk/newvoices for more information)

the usual mix of books, TV, radio, exhibitions, radio and film

we hear from Ian Gargan, Chartered Psychologist and new Chair of the Society’s Representative Council; from NHS to private practice; and working in the College of Policing

President’s column; new Psychology Education Board Chair; Special Group for Independent Practitioners; Disaster, Crisis and Trauma Section; and more

Peter E. Morris and Catherine O. Fritz argue that it is worth describing and interpreting the size of effects as well as their significance [DOWNLOAD PDF FOR FIGURE]