May 2021

Avoiding Anxiety in Autistic Children: A Guide for Autistic Wellbeing (John Murray Press; £10.99), by Luke Beardon; reviewed by Maria Ashworth, Kana Umagami, Danae Malyan and Amber Pryke-Hobbes.
Ginny Smith picks out six chemicals from her new book Overloaded: How Every Aspect of your Life is Influenced by your Brain Chemicals (Bloomsbury Sigma).
Ian Florance hears about Assistant Psychologist roles and more from Liam Myles.
Ron Roberts and Theodor Itten.

Francis Huxley was the most intellectually adventurous person that I’ve ever met.
David Napier 

Francis Huxley, born in 1923, was the son of Julian and the nephew of Aldous Huxley....

We dip into the Society member database and pick out Dr Mohammadrasool Yadegarfard, counselling psychologist at Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust. With online extras.
‘We are family: What really matters for parents and children’ by Professor Susan Golombok is published by Scribe. Deputy Editor Annie Brookman-Byrne and PhD student Laura Cox asked Susan about the book.
Cordelia Galgut on living with the long-term effects of cancer.
Nazanin Derakhshan is a Professor of Experimental Psychopathology at Birkbeck, University of London and founder of the Birkbeck Integrative Centre for Building Resilience in Breast Cancer. Delia Ciobotaru met her.