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The Inaugural TEDxUNSW 2016 Secures the School of Psychology’s Dr Joel Pearson as Speaker

30 June 2016

The first ever TEDxUNSW event will be held on 13 August 2016 at NIDA.

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Congratulations to the School of Psychology Award Winners!

10 May 2016

Congratulations to all award winners at the annual School of Psychology Student Awards Night held on Thursday 5 May 2016.

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UNSW Psychology Researcher awarded Parkinson's NSW grant

12 April 2016

Congratulations to Dr Asheeta Prasad from the UNSW School of Psychology who was recently awarded the Parkinson’s NSW grant.

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In the Media

Award: Australia’s highest honour for UNSW trauma expert

16 June 2016

UNSW Scientia Professor Richard Bryant, a world expert in the mental health of people affected by adversity and trauma, has received Australia’s highest accolade in this year’s Queen’s birthday honours.

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Video

Interested in Forensic Psychology?  The Master of Psychology (Forensic) program at UNSW is a demanding course that covers coursework, a research thesis and placements in forensic environments.  This video provides a brief overview of the program, its challenges and rewards.

Meet the Neuropsychology group at UNSW, and find out more about the Moving Ahead Centre of Research Excellence in Brain Recovery and the important work that they do

Skills in psychology make a strong and positive contribution to a career.

Jesse Hancock, a Psychology PhD student at UNSW, talks about his research on attention deficit driver behaviour.

Jesse Hancock, a Psychology PhD student at UNSW, talks about how to control road rage on Channel 10's The Project.

Associate Professor Tom Denson appeared on an SBS Insight episode talking about anger.

Whiteboard animation based on a podcast interview of Dr Lenny Vartanian, made during the 13th Benjamin Franklin Lafayette Seminar (June 2015, Fréjus-France).

This video presents the effects of external cues and individual self control as means to improve food behavior. The concept of segmentation effect is also developped.

Dr Vartanian's research interests include Psychology of eating and weight, including body image, self-regulation, social influences and weight bias and discrimination. He is working at the University of New South Wales (Australia).

This video explores the journeys and experiences of 5 UNSW Science Postgraduate Research Students, all studying different topics and at varied stages of their PhD research.

A snapshot into the world of organisational psychology and what it has to offer.

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