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The publication of the Wessex Branch of the British Psychological Society.
Welcome from the Editor
Dr Caroline Kamau
Psychology events in Wessex or nearby
Chair's Column: Member engagement: You & M.E.
Dr Gene Johnson
Time to Branch Out: Sheila Simons
Seven Questions with... Professor Jim Stevenson
History of psychology in Wessex quiz: Focus on Sussex
Wessex Career Journeys
- Starting my career after studying psychology Emily Adams
- Studying a Masters in Community Psychology in Italy Marta Casarin
- Travelling and studying in Mexico after my Psychology BSc Katie Henson
- My path to working in educational psychology Dr Cara Osborne
Winners of the Wessex Branch Awards for Undergraduate dissertations
Processing conflict resolution rules: The cost of inhibiting an overarching task rule
Joseph Alexander Mole
Gender differences in gaming culture: Do gamers have masculine minds?
The effect of video game violence, competition and gender on aggressive affect in players
Getting engaged: Psychiatrists' perspectives of engagement in mental health services
Using puppets to improve intelligence test performance in young children: Reducing the gap between performance and potential at assessment
The effects of desirable difficulty in university lectures: The accuracy and confidence of examination performance and the use of the plurality option to regulate memory accuracy
The benefits of a personal goal programme and of exposure to metacognitive activities on academic performance and subjective well-being
The effect of positive and negative affect on creative ideation and evaluation
Conversational patterns of hearing impaired children and their hearing peers: Using digitile software in an integrated setting
Natassia Ford Brenman
The effects of playing pro-social video games on state-hostility, pro-social cognition and helpful behaviour