Edition 12

Nathalie L. Chernoff on career opportunities in the history of psychology

Sinéad Rhodes on ADHD in the news

Nuggets from the Society's Research Digest (see http://www.researchdigest.org.uk/blog)

spending review; Alzheimer’s; magic and autism; graduate employment; tasty morsels from the Research Digest; and Sinéad Rhodes on ADHD in the news

Peter Lamont on how early psychologists turned to the grand wizards in an effort to transform illusions into a reality

Psychologists are supposed to be experts on how people think and behave. Yet magicians have always displayed a more wonderful ability to direct thoughts and actions. Thus, every now and again...

Professor of Psychology at York University, Canada, and blogger on the history of psychology

Including William James; Gustav Fechner; occupational debate; gender and more

Alan Costall engages in some presentist futurology

President’s column; new Community Psychology Section, and a call to support the formation of a Disaster, Crisis and Trauma Section; improving work–life balance; preserving our history; and psychology at the Science Museum

diary drawings of mental illness; forensic psychology; ‘Aspergirls’ and more (including web only reviews)