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In conversation with Maria Cochrane, a new PhD student in the School of Psychology and Counselling at the Open University

Maria was talking to Sue Cocklin, Centre Assistant, in the Open Psychology Research Centre Sue:  Welcome to the Open Psychology Research Centre. Maria, you returned to study as a mature student and successfully completed your BSc and MSc. You now been awarded a PhD studentship by the Grand Union Doctoral Training Partnership. Tell us about… Continue reading In conversation with Maria Cochrane, a new PhD student in the School of Psychology and Counselling at the Open University

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Introducing a New Psychology Technical Lead in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Jade Peters

Jade Peters joins the School as a Psychology Technical Lead. We asked her about herself and her work. What are your academic/psychology interests? Throughout my work, I aim to give voices to those with lived experiences. This includes those with mental illnesses, but also spans to trauma, victim blaming, the experience of being ‘female’ in… Continue reading Introducing a New Psychology Technical Lead in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Jade Peters

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Introducing a new lecturer in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Dr Evangelos Ntontis

Dr Evangelos Ntontis joins the School as a lecturer in psychology. We asked him about himself and his work. What are your academic/psychology interests? My undergraduate studies in Greece coincided with the rise of the neo-Nazi party “Golden Dawn”. During that period, I was attending a module on social psychology and language and was introduced… Continue reading Introducing a new lecturer in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Dr Evangelos Ntontis

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ISTP Conference 2021 – Call for Proposals

International Society for Theoretical Psychology invites you to submit proposals for creative session formats, including community engaged sessions, virtual salons, and more! All submissions are due on October 1st, 2021. This year's conference theme is “Building Community: Theoretical Psychology in the Service of Social Issues.” The goal is to bring together theoretical psychologists with other scholars,… Continue reading ISTP Conference 2021 – Call for Proposals

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Completing an MSc Psychology at the Open University

The MSc in Psychology has just two modules:  DD801 Principles of social and psychological inquiry (60 credits) DD803 Evaluating psychology research and practice (120 credits) After completing DD801 in June (or a previous year), students can take a break before starting DD803 in October. They will then immerse themselves in the study of recent research… Continue reading Completing an MSc Psychology at the Open University