Peter Blaney is a mature psychology student and father caring for three children of family/friends. These children are now adults – Max aged 22, Luke aged 25 and Joe aged 28 – living in their own homes, but experiencing mental health difficulties every day. Peter’s house was their sanctuary away from the destructive nature of their conditions, a home with love, support, and mental health care daily… until Covid-19.
Catherine Dooley and Hannah Farndon introduce new advice on best practice in Psychology recruitment.
Dr Rob Webster on working with schools to maximise the impact of teaching assistants on outcomes in children with special educational needs. As told to Annie Brookman-Byrne.
Dr Jon Sutton introduces the issue.
Extract taken from How to Be Animal by Melanie Challenger, published by Canongate Books (£18.99).
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Vanessa Moore on whether it is helpful to be a clinical psychologist if you develop mental health problems.
We gather content from our archive on supporting survivors, treating perpetrators, and much more.
Psychologist Hugo Spiers introduces chats with five authors of popular books on the topic of finding and losing your way…
The winning answers to our latest question for our Voices In Psychology programme, identifying and nurturing new writing talent…
Lucie Clements wonders why there aren’t more applied psychologists working with dancers.
An extract from ‘How you feel: The story of the mind as told by the body’ by James Tresilian, with kind permission from the publisher Little, Brown Book Group.
Molly Ghinn asks what’s behind the popularity of the game Among Us.
Dr Nick Little, Clinical Psychologist, on a year of national tragedy, played out in small, personal vignettes.
We bring you our high-flying content on aviation psychology, space flight, drone flight and more…
Jon Sutton introduces the issue.
Dr Amanda Mwale introduces a collection of archive links on getting on to clinical training, being an assistant psychologist and more.
Kathryn Lloyd-Williams, with input from colleagues nationally across healthcare settings, reflects on the impact of Covid-19 for the way they work, team dynamics and more.
A round-up of our regular programme to identify and nurture new writing talent in Psychology.
Samantha Hartley with reflections and practical tips from an interviewer.
‘Lesson 6’ from ‘Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain’, the new book by Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Jose Catalan and Damien Ridge look to HIV for pathways out of the Covid-19 pandemic.
An extract from ‘Shake it off! Build emotional strength for daily happiness’ by Rafael Santandreu, published by Arcturus Publishing Limited.
This writer's background motivated her to understand and address prejudice and discrimination.
Emma Young digests the research.