This particular blog provides insight and opinion from our current president.
Rolling out change at the British Psychological Society
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
We are setting out on significant changes to the structure and efficiency of the Society.
Decoding the mind
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Electrodes have their place, but we can also use cleverness and ingenuity – and computer models – to understand how we think.
Meaning, purpose, relationships and rights
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The FREDA principles are a useful mnemonic, reminding us of our obligations to support fairness, respect, equity, dignity and autonomy.
Doing the right thing, doing the wise thing
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Despite, or perhaps even because of, a sharp turn to the right in international politics, there is growing worldwide interest in the science and
A scientist practitioner, leader and role model
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
I was fortunate enough, yesterday, to attend the ‘Festschrift’ for my colleague and friend, Professor Mike Wang.
Get involved - stand up and be counted
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Political engagement is an uncertain enterprise. It can be time consuming, expensive and, often, both thankless and unsuccessful.
Name-checks, bullet points… and children
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Psychology spans the whole range of human experience. So it’s tempting to use a political opportunity on an issue of social justice as a hook to
Beyond binary thinking: making sense of our place in the world
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
One of the fascinating aspects of psychology is how it sits at the interface not only of the humanities, science and medicine, but also of the person