The conference will explore the phenomenology and psychology of temporal experience. A sense of the passage of time forms an integral part of much, perhaps all, of our experiences, memories, and our anticipatory action.
Consciousness and Experiential Psychology
The main theme for the conference is Variations in the Sense of Self: Emergence and Transcendence
In this interview David M. Clark, Professor of Experimental Psychology at the University of Oxford and Honorary Fellow of the British Psychological Society discusses how he has helped increase access to cognitive behavioural therapy for those who need it via Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT).
In this interview Chris French, Professor of Psychology and Head of Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit at Goldsmiths University of London discusses the psychology of paranormal belief and ostensibly paranormal experiences.
Touching on alien abduction and telepathy Professor French explains how these can be explained in normal psychological terms.
It has been another vibrant year for the Section.