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  • A few questions about ‘mental disorders’

    How many times have you seen a video on Facebook about mental disorder? How about an over-reaching headline on the same topic, something like “Depression: Solved by science”?

  • What climate change could do to mental health

    Heatwaves and other extreme weather events caused by climate change could have profound implications for personality traits and mental health, Ronald Fischer warned in his inaugural public lecture as a Professor of Psychology at Victoria University of Wellington.

  • Five Minutes with: a memory researcher

    In the second of a new series of interviews with young and mid-career researchers, Eloise Gibson talks to childhood memory researcher Deirdre Brown about testing children’s recall and helping kids remember events accurately.