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    Schizophrenia: Beyond science

    By Dr Jonathan Leach

    Can communities help us to stop relying on advances in science alone to meet the needs of people diagnosed with schizophrenia? Dr Jonathan Leach explores...

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    Can communities help us to stop relying on advances in science alone to meet the needs of people diagnosed with schizophrenia? Dr Jonathan Leach explores...
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    Could you work in end of life care?

    By Dr Kerry Jones

    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with people who are dying can be both rewarding and emotionally draining. 

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    Have you ever wondered what it's like to work in end of life care as a health care professional supporting dying patients and their families? Working with...
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    Chris Hoy’s experiences of using sport psychology

    Chris Hoy discusses his mind-set to Olympic success and how seeking sports psychology can allow athletes to be as prepared as possible when going for gold.

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    Chris Hoy discusses his mind-set to Olympic success and how seeking sports psychology can allow athletes to be as prepared as possible when going for gold.
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    Steve Peters on managing athletes’ emotions

    Steve Peters, sports psychiatrist, talks about his approach when it comes to understanding an elite athlete’s mind and how to get them to function more optimally.

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    Steve Peters, sports psychiatrist, talks about his approach when it comes to understanding an elite athlete’s mind and how to get them to function more...
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    The sleep secrets of British Cycling

    Sir Dave Brailsford, who coached GB cycling to 8 Olympic Golds, and Nick Littlehales, sleep coach, talk about the importance of recovery in sleep.

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    Sir Dave Brailsford, who coached GB cycling to 8 Olympic Golds, and Nick Littlehales, sleep coach, talk about the importance of recovery in sleep.
  • Workplace Survivor Syndrome

    By Dr Sharon Davis

    What is workplace survivor syndrome? Sharon Davis explores the psychology of this...

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    16 Jun 2021

  • Workplace Survivor Syndrome

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    What is workplace survivor syndrome? Sharon Davis explores the psychology of this...
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    Taking a Fresh Look at Managing Employee Engagement and Wellbeing

    By Andrea Pearce

    Recognising the positive and reciprocal link between employee engagement and wellbeing, may help organisations navigate post-pandemic challenges. Andrea Pearce investigates...

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    16 Jun 2021

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    Recognising the positive and reciprocal link between employee engagement and wellbeing, may help organisations navigate post-pandemic challenges. Andrea...
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    Welcome to Applying Psychology to Work Hub

    By Dr Volker Patent

    The Applying Psychology to Work hub is a collection of free resources (articles, videos, audios and courses) that have been curated by a team of applied psychologists within The Open University School of Psychology...

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    The Applying Psychology to Work hub is a collection of free resources (articles, videos, audios and courses) that have been curated by a ...
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    Applying Psychology to Work Activity

    By Andrea Pearce

    Would you like to know more about the resources available in this hub, and how they could help you and/or your organisation? Have a go at this activity to explore new thinking and ideas. 

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    Would you like to know more about the resources available in this hub, and how they could help you and/or your organisation? Have a go at this ...
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    Vaccines for Viruses and Covid-19

    By Professor David Kingsley Male

    The immune system has evolved to protect us against infectious agents, including viruses. Currently, with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, there is great interest in exactly how the immune system protects against viruses and the development of anti...

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    The immune system has evolved to protect us against infectious agents, including viruses. Currently, with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, there is great...

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