Christian Jarrett on the lure of academic myths and their place in classic psychology
Aiden P. Gregg on the implicit association test
Over the last 10 years, the implicit association test (IAT) has held considerable appeal to applied researchers as an indirect index of what people are thinking and feeling. It dependably yields...
Professor of Psychology at the University of York
Including CBT, health psychology correction, autism, evolution and more
Jon Sutton illustrates some potential career paths ahead of you
Although this may be the first step of your journey in psychology, perhaps you already feel like a psychologist. Perhaps you are spending your first weeks at university pondering how your new...
Including President's column, penile plethysmography and more
Including women mind doctors, female violence, children's dreams and a host of web-only reviews.
Seh Hyun Rho’s winning piece in the Higher Education Academy Psychology Network’s essay competition, plus a selection from the other entries
Alan G. Walker argues for an international online community for psychologists to ease collaboration and bridge the science–practitioner divide
In a recent journal article I discussed how practising psychologists and academics alike might increase or otherwise improve the practical mileage they receive from academic journals (Walker, 2008...
Lee A. Wilkinson looks at adults with Asperger’s syndrome
Despite plenty of research and clinical studies related to children and adolescents with Asperger’s syndrome, psychologists have only recently begun to appreciate the complex challenges faced by...