Edition 8

Victor Thompson talks about working in sports and clinical psychology

Christian Jarrett examines the psychology of holidays

Jim Horne with what must surely be the goriest article in the history of The Psychologist…

Lance Workman talks to Alex Haslam, about glass cliffs, Zimbardo, higher education and more.

OBE, Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Director of Winston’s Wish

Claire McAndrew with the latest in our series for budding writers (see www.bps.org.uk/newvoices for more information)

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

questions of religion and spirituality; a case for educational change; strategies for helping the shy child; and more

James Anderson got a shock when he went to work on an acute medical ward, and here he argues that the profession needs to examine its view of the self