Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

Opening Psychology – Wednesday – today’s highlights

Join us for the third morning of the launch programme for the Open Psychology research centre at the School of Psychology & Counselling, The Open University. The programme starts at 9.30 a.m. For more details and free registration, go to this link: OPRC event page Does the 'Not proven' verdict have a place in the modern courtroom… Continue reading Opening Psychology – Wednesday – today’s highlights

CUSP, Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

Opening Psychology – Tuesday 29th June – today’s highlights

Join us for the second morning of the launch programme for the Open Psychology research centre at the School of Psychology & Counselling, The Open University. The programme starts at 9.30 a.m. For more details and free registration, go to this link: OPRC event page Critical and discursive psychological approaches to bullying - Karen Hagan Beyond Milgram:… Continue reading Opening Psychology – Tuesday 29th June – today’s highlights

Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

Machines for the making of gods

Can humans really be machines? Can machines ever become really human? The first issue of a new journal, the International Review of Theoretical Psychologies (IRTP) has gone public, and it contains some fresh reflections on these questions and many others. The first volume of this open access and online journal has been given the title ‘Measured Lives… Continue reading Machines for the making of gods

Psychology, Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

Come to the Opening Psychology launch – starting today!

This free programme of events will introduce you to the School's research through lectures, talks, Q&A sessions, discussions and keynote lectures from invited external academics. Speakers from The Open University's School of Psychology & Counselling (June 28th to July 2nd) Professor Peter Hegarty:Re-Imagining Group Differences in Scientific Psychology Professor Paul Stenner:The Experience of Time in… Continue reading Come to the Opening Psychology launch – starting today!

CUSP, Psychology and Counselling research centre, Psychology in the world

Cultural and social psychology in the real world: a conversation

What role do cultural and social psychology play in tackling real-world issues, such as post-conflict reconciliation, community resilience in face of crises and broader global challenges such as those posed by the Covid-19 pandemic? In this video, Dr Sandra Obradovic (OU) is joined by Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch (London School of Economics) and Dr Maria Cecilia… Continue reading Cultural and social psychology in the real world: a conversation