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We fire some 'Why?…' questions at Dean Burnett, on release day for his new audiobook 'Psycho-Logical'.
Dr Janet Bultitude is Director of Public Engagement for the University of Bath’s Psychology department. She recently won the Leadership Award at the university’s Public Engagement Awards. As told to Ella Rhodes.
David Frayne, author of The Work Cure, talks to our Associate Editor Emily Hutchinson.
We dip into the Society member database and pick… Sidney Irvine, former Professor of Differential Psychology, University of Plymouth, and consultant. sidneyirvine.co.uk Includes online extras.
Ian Florance talked to Yvette Bates about her role as Senior Forensic Psychologist at HMP Dovegate, which is run by Serco on behalf of the Ministry of Justice.
For two decades Professor Becky Milne (University of Portsmouth) has worked to improve police interviewing of witnesses in the midst of crises. Ella Rhodes met her.
Ian Florance meets Holly Price, who is finishing her Forensic Psychology MSc and looking for Assistant Psychologist roles
Stephen McAllister looks back on a police career focused on mental health and change management
Ahead of World Alzheimer’s Day on 21 September, music therapist Grace Meadows speaks to Ella Rhodes about her work with the Utley Foundation’s Music for Dementia 2020 campaign, which is aiming to give all people living with the condition better access to music.
The Feeling of Life Itself, by Christof Koch, is out now, published by The MIT Press. We asked him some big questions.
We dip into the Society member database and pick… Dr Michelle Hamill, consultant clinical psychologist at East London NHS Foundation Trust. With online extras.
Psychology, psychotherapy and culture in Ukraine: an interview with two clinicians.
Four very different Assistant Psychologists find a common thread through peer supervision – the inspirational power of people’s stories, and working in a way that allows them to be shared.
Kal Kseib meets Dr Peter Levine, the founder of the ‘Somatic Experiencing’ approach to trauma.
We dip into the Society member database and pick…Dr Martina Gerada counselling psychologist in private practice & lecturer at City University of London.
Sophie Carruthers talks to some key stakeholders in the Independent Review. Do we even need an Act, and if so how do we ensure the best experience for people – particularly those from ethnic minority groups?

'On the one hand, the Mental Health Act takes away your liberty and imposes treatment that you don’t want. It can be traumatic, frightening and confusing. But on the other it can help restore...

Sarah Davidson is Consultant Clinical Psychologist for the Gender Identity Development Service at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Our editor Jon Sutton poses the questions.
David Murphy took over as President of the British Psychological Society at the AGM in July. Here, Dr Roman Raczka (the British Psychological Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology England Lead) interviewed him for the DCP London newsletter, with additional question [starred] for The Psychologist.
Professor of Narrative Psychology, Leeds Beckett University.
Dr Pete Etchells is Reader in Psychology and Science Communication at Bath Spa University. Annie Brookman-Byrne asked Pete to tell us about his first book, Lost in a Good Game: Why We Play Video Games and What They Can Do For Us.
Annie Brookman-Byrne speaks to Maria Kordowicz.
Ian Florance meets Simon Bignell – a founder of the Society’s new Cyberpsychology Section.
Juliet Foster talked to Ian Florance about her new role as Chair of the Society’s Education and Training Board.
We dip into the Society member database and pick out Caroline Foster, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.
Chartered Psychologist Dr Flannan Geaney on achieving high goals, professionally and personally.

One of my greatest sources of satisfaction as a psychologist was seeing clients achieve their goals. How would I apply professional techniques to my own post-retirement challenge?