"Government school policies need to be based on evidence - not just a hunch."

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"Government school policies need to be based on evidence not just a hunch"

Government school policies need to be based on evidence - not just a hunch

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James Hutchison
Pebz Bell
ExpeRimental psychology videos for kids now available. Short psychology experiments to try with children.

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ExpeRimental psychology videos for kids now available Short psychology experiments to try

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Larry Booth
Jade King
Jo Bower
"Teenagers who live in large cities could be at greater risk of having psychotic experiences, according to research examining the impact of urban life on mental health."

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Teenagers who live in large cities could be at greater risk of

Living in cities 'puts teens at greater risk of psychotic experiences'

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Karen Perks
Tania Riaz
How to talk to children about terrorist attacks. One of our members, Emma Citron, offers some important advice following recent events in Manchester.

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How to talk to children about terrorist attacks One of our members

How to talk to children about terrorist attacks - BBC News

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Marien Tocqueville
Daithi Hughes
Kim Fisher
Survey of US science classrooms suggests role models are vital for encouraging girls into engineering and computer science. Read more from guest blogger Elizabeth Kirkham on our Research Digest blog.

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Survey of US science classrooms suggests role models are vital for encouraging

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Chris James
Carrie-Anne McClay
Our thoughts today are with the families of the victims in Manchester and the emergency services. This advice from the NSPCC on talking about difficult topics may be useful.

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Our thoughts today are with the families of the victims in Manchester

Talking about difficult topics

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Elaine Angell
"Teaching students to survive a zombie apocalypse with psychology."

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"Teaching students to survive a zombie apocalypse with psychology"

Teaching students to survive a zombie apocalypse with psychology

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Matt Bury
Lucy J Sharpe
Fanchea Daly
"7 ways to tame your wandering mind and achieve better focus."

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"7 ways to tame your wandering mind and achieve better focus"

7 ways to tame your wandering mind and achieve better focus

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Emma Heywood-Speed
Muhammad Rana
Charlotte Eliza
"Instagram is rated as the worst social media platform when it comes to its impact on young people's mental health, a UK snapshot survey suggests."

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Instagram is rated as the worst social media platform when it comes

Instagram 'worst for young mental health' - BBC News

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Deborah Gregory
Camilla Barbosa
Camilla Barbosa
Perfectionism and Eating Disorders. Our latest guest blog post comes from Dr Nick Hawkes.

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Perfectionism and Eating Disorders Our latest guest blog post comes from Dr Nick Hawkes

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Dean Whittington
ElleVis A. Paul
Ayoub Buoya
Music teachers and students fall for music-related neuromyths – German study. The latest from our Research Digest blog.

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Music teachers and students fall for musicrelated neuromyths German study The latest

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Suzanne Hayles
"The Sense of an Ending – and why we are wired to produce false memories."

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"The Sense of an Ending – and why we are wired to produce false memories"

The Sense of an Ending – and why we are wired to produce false memories

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Samantha Rudland
Nicky Sutton
Jade Amma
Rosemary sales surge during exam season on the back of research presented at our annual conference.

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Rosemary sales surge during exam season on the back of research presented

Rosemary sales surge during exam season - BBC News

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Tristan Rossi
Heather Baily
Toni Loveridge
Do women really show their emotions more than men? The latest from our Research Digest blog.

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Do women really show their emotions more than men The latest from our Research Digest blog

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"You can tell more about a person from their Facebook page than by actually meeting them."

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"You can tell more about a person from their Facebook page than by actually meeting them"

You can tell more about a person from their Facebook page than by actually meeting them

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Farrukh Habib
Warren Bardell
Bill Silvia
Psychology4Graduates 2017 will be held on Wednesday 6 December in London.
Psychology4Graduates 2017 will be held on Wednesday 6 December in London

Psychology4Graduates 2017

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Siân Isabella Rodney
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Psychology4Students South will be held in London on Tuesday 5 December 2017.
Psychology4Students South will be held in London on Tuesday 5 December 2017

Psychology4Students 2017 - South

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Psychology4Students 2017 North will be held in Nottingham on 21 November.
Psychology4Students 2017 North will be held in Nottingham on 21 November

Psychology4Students 2017 - North

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Our structural review - In order to improve its impact and effectiveness the Society has been undertaking a review of its aims and structure.

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Our structural review In order to improve its impact and effectiveness the

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