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Want to develop ‘grit’? Take up surfing Health

Want to develop ‘grit’? Take up surfing

August 31 2017

By Rhi Willmot, PhD Researcher in Behavioural and Positive Psychology, Bangor University

People with grit persist, and are more likely to succeed in challenging circumstances

To the Bone: creating eating disorder awareness or doing harm? Health

To the Bone: creating eating disorder awareness or doing harm?

August 25 2017

By Joanna Doley, PhD Candidate, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Susan J Paxton FAPS, Professor, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University

Unhelpful stereotypes that disguise the true extent of eating disorders are present in the Netflix series

The concept of schizophrenia is coming to an end – here’s why Health

The concept of schizophrenia is coming to an end – here’s why

August 25 2017

By Simon McCarthy-Jones, Associate Professor in Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Trinity College Dublin

Some mental health professionals believe that 'psychosis spectrum disorder' is a better description of a problem that has for too long been written off as untreatable

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