Introducing PsychBites Podcast

PsychBites is a new podcast for all education professionals that aims to help bridge the gap between educational psychology research…

News: Local Government Ombudsman warns about national shortage of educational psychologists

6 February 2024 by

The Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) has issued a warning highlighting that a shortage of educational psychologists is having a significant…

Project: Exploring educational psychologists’ experiences of bullying within the profession

15 January 2024 by and

This survey research aims to offer the first wide ranging exploration of experiences of bullying within the EP profession.  How…

It is time for positive educational psychology?

19 December 2023 by

With increasing mental health needs amongst both teachers and learners, surely it’s time to do something differently? I believe that…

We need to talk about climate change

2 October 2023 by

“We need to talk about it, it’s not… because we want to talk about it, because it’s a need”.  Rey, 14 years old  (Togneri,…

Project: Exploring EPs’ work with children and families with English as an Additional Language

14 August 2023 by

This project aims to explore the scope of EPs’ involvement in working with children, young people and families where English…

Reflections on Anti-Racism

29 June 2023 by , 1 comment

There are times when, as a white woman, I have an inkling of what it might feel like to be…

Longer read: Growth mind-set interventions and approaches – are they worth the effort?

23 May 2023 by

In this article I present a very brief overview of growth and fixed mind-sets, the conflicting evidence around them and…

Project: KeEPing well – an exploration of well-being for Educational Psychologists

We are mindful of the current pressures that EPs are encountering and, therefore, it is hoped that this research will…

Promoting positive mental health in a secondary school

18 April 2023 by

I’ve always been interested in applying Psychology at strategic levels within school systems, and have been working closely with the…