...reports

disaster, crisis and trauma in the President’s column; honorary awards; test use register; history prize; new subscriber grades; BPS journals

Fiona Jones on media and Society responses to the riots

Nuggets from the Occupational and Research Digests

brain imaging; the ‘difference in differences’ error; dance company ‘scientist in residence’; ‘Any Qualified Provider’; and more (see PDF for full version)

from the European Congress of Psychology and the Division of Counselling Psychology conference (download PDF for full set of reports)

Mark Sergeant on phone hacking, Schadenfreude and ethics

selections from the Research Digest

nudging behaviour change; CFS/ME; inattentional blindness; national well-being; and more

introducing Carole Allan in her first President’s column; vote on subscription fees; new radio series; events and more

A guest column from Robert Roe, President of the European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations; President’s Award; special educational needs; bipolar disorder; the connected baby; and more

Kairen Cullen on a silver lining from the cloud of Boys and Girls Alone

Nuggets from the Research Digest

The Society’s response to DSM-5; working memory ‘side-effects’; challenging public scepticism of science; and more

a tribute to Noel Sheehy; performance in psychology; honorary awards; work–life balance; response from Health Secretary; IQ at the Science Museum; and more

Phil Banyard, Uta Frith, Sarah Haywood, Fiona Jones, Christian Jarrett, Annette Karmiloff-Smith, David Lavallee, Elizabeth Loftus, Catherine Loveday, Neil Macrae and Jon Sutton give their memories of this year’s event in Glasgow. DOWNLOAD THE PDF FOR THE FULL SET OF REPORTS

Sinéad Rhodes on the risks of the media’s generic view of psychologists

nuggets from the Research Digest

the future of undergraduate psychology; Royal Society fellows; gossip and vision;echolocation

David Lurie, Managing Director of Setsights Ltd, sought insight from speakers and delegates at the ‘Psychology For All’ conference

building a happier society; a negative side of positive psychology; the Academy meets academia; and more

the final President’s column from Gerry Mulhern; new obesity report; Doctoral Award winners; proposed special group; IAPT register; Society website; and more

Gail Kinman on media coverage from the Society’s Annual Conference in Glasgow, 4–6 May

nuggets from the Society’s new Occupational Digest

A day in the life of the Society President; more online journals for members; Society Twitter feeds; public engagement grants; research interests database; new Society website; well-being consultation; and more

nuggets from the Society’s Research Digest