Edition 12

Four PhD students draw out some key aspects of the postgraduate experience

Dave Putwain looks at the relationship that can have a serious impact on the lives of young people

Happiness lessons in schools… removing GCSE oral language examinations because they are too stressful… are these political gimmicks from central government, or responses to a real issue regarding...

What factors drive a person to research a family tree, or an adoptee to search for their biological parents? Jurai Darongkamas and Louise Lorenc investigate

Why do people research their family tree? Why do adoptees search for their biological parents? Could there be similarities between these processes?

This article examines the psychological...

Christian Jarrett takes psychology into space, discovering how astronauts are selected and supported.



Includes a blueprint for mental capital and well-being,new NICE guidelines on ADHD, recognising missing children and more.

Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Keele University

Laura Crane on all you ever wanted to know about applying for postgraduate study but were afraid to ask

Including web-only reviews.