May 2017

Psychologists, like much of the population, have been bitten by the running bug. What do they get out of it, and does their experience chime with the science? Christian Jarrett and Ella Rhodes investigate.
Narinder Kapur, joint winner of a Society Lifetime Achievement Award, imagines a talk on the themes of nonviolence, truth and political behaviour.

On 1 September 1967, six months before he was assassinated, Martin Luther King addressed the American Psychological Association in Washington. He spoke of the role of the behavioural scientist...

Kal Kseib meets Steven C. Hayes, Professor of Psychology at the University of Nevada, Reno.
We meet Fiona McClean.

Some psychologists find the topic, application, approach or syndrome that fascinates them at the start of their career or training. Others take some time to identify their core interest. After...

Nicola Gale is the incoming President of the British Psychological Society.
Ella Rhodes on a psychologist named as one of the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders.
Ella Rhodes reports from a British Psychological Society Crisis, Disaster and Trauma Section event.
Ella Rhodes reports on the latest data scandal to hit psychological research.
Our editor Jon Sutton attends the recording of ‘The Evidence’, a BBC World Service programme.
Dr Lynsey Gozna (University of Leicester) watches Channel 4's 'A Killing in My Family', featuring the work of bereavement charity Winston's Wish.