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10,000 hours debunked again? In elite sport, amount of practice does not explain who performs best
Oxford launch for new Society guidance on child sexual abuse
A one-day symposium to mark the publication of the British Psychological Society’s new guidance document on the management of disclosures of non...
Research Digest: How depression affects couples in their words
Depression has been called a "we-disease" because when the dark clouds arrive, it's not just the depressed person who is affected, but all those...
Our editor's pick of this week's 10 best psychology and neuroscience links:Why So Negative?Ella Rhodes at The Psychologist speaks to psychologists...
Research Digest: At what age do kids opt for gendered toys?
Do boys prefer playing with trucks and balls, while girls prefer dolls, because they are socialised from an early age to play this way, or do their...
Research Digest: Jobs that bring a £27,000 happiness boost
Working for a commercial organisation, especially in a senior position, there may be more scope for bigger pay cheques, performance bonuses and a...
Research Digest: How hand squeezing boosts students' grades
It doesn't matter how brainy you are, if you don't make any effort, you're not going to do well at university. Indeed, psychologists are paying...
Northern Ireland event on careers in health psychology
If you live in Northern Ireland and are thinking of a career as a health psychologist, then you may be interested in a free seminar being held at...
Research Digest: Past trauma and identity
Horrific experiences often cast a pall over our lives, but for some people it’s worse than others.A new study discussed on our Research Digest...
Research Digest: Why aren't some of us kind to ourselves?
People who are kinder to themselves tend to be happier, healthier and to cope better when bad things happen. There's also some evidence that...