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Being around birds can boost your mental wellbeing

Participants in diary study reported greater wellbeing when they could see or hear birds, and this effect wasn't simply caused by being in nature more generally.

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December 2022

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Our latest edition has articles and interviews around why Psychologists should pay more attention to the concept.

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Awake craniotomies

Georgia Wilson with an Assistant Psychologist’s perspective.

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A psychotherapist paints

Morris Nitsun, with insights from the border of art and psychotherapy, explored more in his book.

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    We consider the history of Psychology, and the psychology of history.

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    For several years, we carried 'centrespread' posters with an emphasis on the visual… here, we collect them together.

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