In his new book 'The Origins of Happiness', Richard Layard argues that the biggest predictor of happiness is not any economic factor, but rather mental health. Based on this, Layard proposes a number of policy recommendations aimed at improving the population's well-being with a... more
Please be advised that the Annual General Meeting of the Community Psychology Section scheduled to take place on Monday 18 December 2017 was unfortunately not quorate.Therefore, notice is hereby given that the re-convened Annual General Meeting of the Community Psychology Section will be held on... more
Psychology in the Cafe: Universal basic income: a policy at the heart of community and social equity?
Next week the Community Psychology Section is hosting a Psychology in the Cafe event to discuss universal basic income and its impact on work, social equity, and communities. The discussion will be led by Section Chair Dr Sally Zlotowitz and Rebecca Lawthom, professor of Community Psychology... more
What does high standard research in the area of community psychology mean? Prizes!The Section is offering prizes to students who have conducted research which supports the aims of community psychology.Namely;- dismantling societal barriers- striving for social justice- working in solidarity... more
The Annual General Meeting of the Community Psychology Section will be held on Monday 18 December 2017, 3.00pm at The British Psychological Society, St Andrews House, 48 Princess Road East, Leicester LE1 7DR.Annual General Meeting agenda and reportsIf you have any queries regarding the AGM,... more