January 2020

Peter Kinderman (University of Liverpool) and Sara Tai (University of Manchester) watch a new film written and directed by Scott Z. Burns.
‘Nothing made sense. Once the psychologists turned up, nothing made sense.’
Emma Young digests some research related to the Society’s 2020 theme, ‘From poverty to flourishing’.
We dip into the Society member database and pick… Costas Karageorghis, Professor of Sport and Exercise Psychology at Brunel University London.
Ian Florance meets Professor Rosemary Rizq, a Counselling Psychologist and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist who combines her academic role at the University of Roehampton with work as clinician and writer.
Claudia Hammond is an award-winning broadcaster, author and psychology lecturer. Her latest book, The Art of Rest, examining the science behind our struggles to rest and relax, is published on 5 December by Canongate. Our editor Jon Sutton asked her about it.
Deputy Editor Annie Brookman-Byrne reports from ‘Reducing academic flying’, a symposium held at the University of Sheffield.
Ella Rhodes reports from this year's Stories of Psychology event, held at Friend’s House in London and organised by the British Psychological Society’s History of Psychology Centre.

These days psychologists are a common sight on our TV screens, and regularly heard on the radio. But this hasn’t always been the case. In this year’s Stories of Psychology, researchers traced...

Ella Rhodes reports on a survey of the working lives of members of the British Psychological Society.
In interviews for our website, Dr Kal Kseib has met some of the founders of modern psychotherapy approaches. Here, he reflects on what he has learnt.
We present the five winning entries from our 2019 ‘Voices In Psychology’ programme, along with extracts from some of the other submissions and a commentary from British Psychological Society President David Murphy.