Cognitive Therapy Can Heal Mental Disorders Long-term

New research has shown that psychotherapy, particularly cognitive therapy, can lead to changes in the physical make-up of the brain.

Published: March 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

It Takes a Village: How Community Psychology Can Benefit South Africans

If you believe that strong communities make for a strong society, community psychology may be your calling.

Published: February 28, 2017 / 4 Comments

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