Understanding the Brain: The Work of Neuropsychologists

Do you yearn to discover the secrets of the body’s most complex organ? Then perhaps you should consider becoming a neuropsychologist.

Published: February 14, 2017 / 2 Comments

Tangled Up In Tech: The Psychology of Social Media

What deep-seated psychological impulses are at work when we “like”, “share” and post on social media?

Published: February 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Pros and Cons of a Career in Psychotherapy

Helping others improve their lives is rewarding, but there are also challenges to a career in psychotherapy. We consider the pros and cons.

Published: February 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

5 Important Things Child Psychology Teaches Us About Children

Understanding the principles of child psychology has had an enormous influence on how we care for, treat and educate children today. We look at five of the main areas – and what each teaches us about how kids tick.

Published: January 16, 2017 / 2 Comments

7 Tips for Making Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

The clean slate offered by a new year is an attractive prospect. What better time to turn a new page in your life? But, while many of us have no difficulty making New Year’s resolutions (sometimes with lists as long as our arms), most of us have a hard time actually keeping them.

Published: January 2, 2017 / 14 Comments

Educational Psychologists: Helping Students Learn and Thrive

Many of us may take learning for granted, but not the educational psychologist, whose role it is to help children and young people achieve their full potential by investigating the conditions that contribute to growth.

Published: December 5, 2016 / 4 Comments