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Melbourne, psychologists and geography

Edited by Jill Wright,

One of the newly emerging areas of research that I'm curious about is geographical psychology, which studies the links between people's environment and their personality and feelings. Cambridge University lecturer, Dr Peter Rentfrow has recently published a book on the topic which I'm saving up for ($US45.54 for a Kindle book is pretty steep). My interest has been stimulated by...

Science and psychology

Edited by Jill Wright,

A British site called The Mental Elf is a handy resource for psychologists and members of the public who want to keep up with the latest research on mental health.  The latest post underlines the findings of many other researchers, by indicating, yet again, that no one "brand" of psychotherapy is better than another for the  treatment of depression.  What...