January 2021

Employer: Connect Psychological Services
Chrissie Fitch reviews psychological thriller, His House, and drama series Stateless, both on Netflix.
Fatema Bangee watches The Queen's Gambit on Netflix.
'Adult Material' on Channel 4, reviewed by Chloé England.
We dip into the Society database and pick out… Sheila Ufot, Trainee Counselling Psychologist at Redbridge Psychotherapy Service and Imagine Health UK. With online extras.
When Ian Florance asked him for an interview, Lawrence Moulin gave two reasons for agreeing: he wanted to talk about ‘how psychology can be applied in interesting places such as the Department of Health’; and to tell undergraduates who are, like him, from less ‘prestigious’ backgrounds, that they too can have a place in the profession.
The Evolution of the Sensitive Soul: Learning and the Origins of Consciousness by Simona Ginsburg and Eva Jablonka (MIT Press); reviewed by Professor Tom Dickins.
The Serendipity Mindset: The art and science of creating good luck, by Christian Busch and published by Penguin; reviewed by Wendy Ross.
'Made possible: Stories of success by people with learning disabilities – in their own words', edited by Saba Salman and published by Unbound, is out now. Deputy Editor Annie Brookman-Byrne asked Saba about the book.
Emma Young digests the latest research on working from home during Covid-19.