Bringing scientists and school students together - there's still time to sign up for I'm a Scientist, Get Me Out Of Here!

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Bringing scientists and school students together theres still time to sign up

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Our President Professor Peter Kinderman is quoted in this piece on the weekend's March for Science in London.

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Our President Professor Peter Kinderman is quoted in this piece on the

Doctor Who joins the March for Science in London

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"Two-part film in which a group of ten unlikely runners living with different mental health issues are brought together by Nick Knowles to train for the 2017 London Marathon."

The first part of the BBC show Mind Over Marathon, on which our President Professor Peter Kinderman worked as an adviser, was shown on Thursday evening and can now be viewed on BBC iPlayer.

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Twopart film in which a group of ten unlikely runners living with

Mind over Marathon, Episode 1

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"Peer review is the process by which research is scrutinised fairly but comprehensively to ensure it is robust and of sufficient quality for dissemination. The origins of peer review are not fully known, but many believe its modern practice in journalism was founded during the 18th century. The concept then found its way into the scientific community across the 19th and 20th centuries, as a...
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Peer Review – The Achilles Heel of Modern Research

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Gender blindness is not a blindfold of impartiality. Our latest guest blog post comes from Dr John Barry.

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Gender blindness is not a blindfold of impartiality Our latest guest blog

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BPS President to take part in March for Science.

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BPS President to take part in March for Science

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"On mental health, the royal family is doing more than our government". Includes our call for an end to benefit sanctions.

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On mental health the royal family is doing more than our government

On mental health, the royal family is doing more than our government | William Davies

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"From dealing with mental health problems, living with life-changing medical conditions or overcoming traumatic circumstances - we talk to seven individuals who will be "Running for a Reason" on Sunday, 23 April."

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From dealing with mental health problems living with lifechanging medical conditions or

London Marathon 2017: Inspirational stories from runners on the start line

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New meta-analysis undermines the myth that negative emotions can cause cancer. The latest from our Research Digest blog comes from guest blogger Tomasz Witkowski.

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New metaanalysis undermines the myth that negative emotions can cause cancer The

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"British teenagers are highly motivated about their school work, but are more anxious, more likely to be bullied and are less satisfied with life than many of their peers elsewhere in the world, according to a survey."

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British teenagers are highly motivated about their school work but are more

British teenagers more competitive than peers but more likely to bullied

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"I’ve been lucky enough to be part of the team making the programme, and (although I’ve clearly got a vested interest) I think it’s a great watch."

Our President Professor Peter Kinderman looks forward to the television series #MindOverMarathon.
Ive been lucky enough to be part of the team making the

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Talking about how men often feel it was a sign of weakness to discuss their mental health, William said: “There may be a time and a place for the stiff upper lip, but not at the expense of your health. The recent interview by Stormzy about his depression was incredibly powerful and will help young men feel that it’s a sign of strength to talk about and look after your mind as well as your...
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Talking about how men often feel it was a sign of weakness

Prince William: suicide callout shed light on men's mental health

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It can backfire when doctors make a show of their own healthy living. The latest from our Research Digest blog.

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Want to show case your #research?

Our Division of #Sport and #Exercise #Psychology are currently accepting submissions for this year's conference in #Glasgow.

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Want to show case your psychology research? Subs open for Sport & Exercise Psychology papers

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Our President Professor Peter Kinderman said "..the findings were consistent with established theories on what causes #depression, anxiety and other #mentalhealth problems."

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Our President Professor Peter Kinderman said the findings were consistent with established

Antidepressants prescribed far more in deprived English coastal towns

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"Ellie Cawthorne investigates the multimillion pound online trade in fake essays and dissertations, hearing from cheating students and the people who write them."

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Ellie Cawthorne investigates the multimillion pound online trade in fake essays and

A Degree of Fraud, Seriously... - BBC Radio 4

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"Travelling can be stressful at the best of times - but for those with mental health difficulties it can be overwhelming.

Artist Loren Conner has anxiety and has worked with travellers to depict how they feel when they are about to embark on a trip."

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Travelling can be stressful at the best of times but for those

My mental illness insists on joining me on holiday - BBC News

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"When people ask whether mental illness is real or not, my suspicion is that they really mean: does mental illness have a physical, material cause, in the same way as cancer or a broken leg? Can it be tested for, diagnosed and treated with the same certainty as a physical disease? Whatever the answer to that question, it should cast no doubts or aspersions on the very real suffering of people...
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Is mental illness real? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Jay Watts

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