Edition 6

Jon Sutton reports from the 2014 Idea Conference in Billund, Denmark.

training places – competition and support; the dyslexia myth; Wikimedia; the Royal College of Psychologists debate; the NHS; dementia research challenges; clinical psychology in Sri Lanka; and more

Photo and words by artists Denis Connolly and Anne Cleary. ‘Big picture’ ideas? [email protected].

Professor of Psychology and Social Change in the Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester. Includes online only answers.

…exploring epilepsy through art and science; The Examined Life; the meaning of life with Richard Herring; The Island with Bear Grylls; The Shock of the Fall; Vertigo Roadtrip; and more reviews

we talk to Chartered Psychologist Dawn Reeves, and Peter Storr reminds us that we are in charge of our careers

new President and President Elect; Society accreditation goes global; Spearman Medal and Doctoral Award; voices and voice hearers seminar series; and more

The Society’s new President (see p.435), Dorothy Miell, outlines some priorities for her term and beyond. Our Editor, Jon Sutton, poses the questions

Ali Haggett gives a historical perspective

Roger Kingerlee, Duncan Precious, Luke Sullivan and John Barry consider the design of male-specific services and interventions

If the principal function of health services is to keep people alive and well, then the disproportionately high male suicide rate alone suggests that the needs of men are not being optimally...