...debates

the decline of the NHS; waste in research; promoting psychology in public health; 1966 and all that; and more

treating drug and alcohol dependency; finding a job; parallel texts and literacy; ‘Forum’ columns on stress in sport and the dangers of consumer crowds; and more

Structure of the BPS; siblings and mental illness; altruism; austerity; denial of impending catastrophe; and more

responses to austerity; work capacity assessments; psychology graduate job market; anorexia and autism; and more

‘Psychological responsibility’; thoughts on the DSM-5 debate; assistant psychologists; clinical training; male suicide; and more

addressing the impact of welfare change; media ethics; NLP; DSM-5; and more

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

diagnosis debate – attack or thoughtful critique? FOR FULL LETTERS PAGES, DOWNLOAD PDF.

diagnosis debate; humour; stupidity; the academic backlog; disabled scientists; A-level; the virtual conference; and more

an open letter to clinical psychology; cognitive fMRI; greening of psychology; humour issue; lobbying for social change; and much more

Mike Page, who is not a cognitive neuroscientist, does his bit for the planet in his own inimitable style

can we be lobbyists for social change?; retirement; intelligence; abortion; unpaid posts; #overlyhonestmethods; humour and health; and more

qualitative research and the REF; rape in India; intelligence; diagnosis; new environmental ‘Forum’ column; and more

the Levelt, Noort and Drenth Committees make their sole and final rejoinder to criticisms of their report on the Stapel fraud; male:female imbalance; and more

intelligence testing; mindfulness; evaluating qualitative research; helping people into work; trauma; what has The Psychologist done for you?; and more

environmental psychology; the language of suicide; referendum; and more

tackling the environmental crisis; voluntary work; learning disability; and more

playing second fiddle to medics?; A-level; participant observation; and more

Robert J. Sternberg has some encouraging words for those who feel they aren’t ‘making a difference’

the soul; stigma; international assistance; in praise of cheap research; and more

voluntary work experience; replication; marathon running and risk; asylums; speaking out at seminars; healthcare informatics; dyslexia; and more

Paul Furey explores how simpler interventions can boost chances of business client success

advertising unpaid positions; replication; social norms; well-being; and more

Stuart J. Ritchie, Richard Wiseman and Christopher C. French with the opening contribution to a special on one of the cornerstones of scientific progress. This is followed by a variety of perspectives on replication and possible ways forward, from: Daniel Simons; Dave Nussbaum; Henry L. Roediger, III; Gregory Mitchell; Daryl Bem; Claudia Hammond; Daniel Bor; Sam Gilbert; Joshua Hartshorne and Adena Schachner; Alex Holcombe and Hal Pashler; Jelte Wicherts; and Stephen Pilling