Incidences of bullying are occurring in preschools. With bullying linked to a range of poor outcomes in adulthood, psychologists are urging schools to adopt best practice to protect students.
Bullying occurs when an individual or group repeatedly behaves towards a specific individual with the intention of causing harm or distress. This can include physical, verbal, social or online attacks. Psychological research has shown that being bullied, being a bully or witnessing bullying are all associated with negative effects on mental health.
Moments of pure absorption in your work provide powerful insights that help to boost your wellbeing and performance
Our fast-changing world will require new responses. Critical thinking will be important to ensure we can navigate the complexities of modern times. But what is it?
Dr Kelly Allen MAPS says research shows that a sense of belonging is important to ensure young people thrive at school
Australian psychologists are untangling the many factors that cause academic problems for students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Insights from positive psychology reveal the factors that can help people be happier and more satisfied.
Positive education strategies provide Australian students with skills, behaviours and resources to thrive during the school years and beyond.
Amplifying strengths helps children reach their full potential and improves wellbeing.
In our modern world, the internet has become an integral part of our daily lives, enabling us to be more connected and efficient than ever before. But our move online has also resulted in the serious and growing global phenomenon of internet addiction.