Psychology

News archive

January 2012


Can we reduce crime by learning how we combine our real and cyber identities?

18 January 2012

Researchers in Psychology have launched a unique, international project to look at the complex nature of identity, both in the real world and online.


New treatment for chronic depression targets personality style

10 January 2012

Researchers from Psychology, in collaboration with psychologists from six other universities, have started a study to assess the impact of a new psychological therapy for chronic, or treatment-resistant, depression (Refractory Depression).


New Year’s Honour for Professor Judith Petts

9 January 2012

Professor Judith Petts‚ Dean of the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences‚ which encompasses Psychology, has been awarded a CBE in the New Year’s Honours list.