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THE PSYCHOLOGY WORLD PODCAST

THE PSYCHOLOGY WORLD PODCAST

By Connor Whiteley
Do you want to learn about psychology?
Do you want to learn about the latest psychology news?
Do you want an enjoyable podcast that will teach you about psychology?
If the answer is yes to any of those questions, then this is the podcast for you as you will learn about the many areas of psychology; like abnormal psychology and cognitive psychology; in an easy to understand way.
By the end of each episode you will learn something interesting about psychology.
So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast…

Note: this podcast and its episodes are NOT professional advice.
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PWP- 157: Is There A Better Model For Diagnosing Mental Health Conditions? A Clinical Psychology And Psychopathology Podcast Episode.
If you ask any clinical psychologist about the Diagnostic And Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), they will tell you how flawed and awful it is, so is there a better model for diagnosing mental conditions? Well it turns out there is a lot of promise for something known as the Hierarchical Taxonomy Of Psychopathology (HiTOP Approach). So in this fascinating clinical psychology episode, we investigate this great approach to mental health in more depth and what it could mean for the future. This is very exciting. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:59
June 26, 2022
PWP- 156: Myths About Marriage. A Social Psychology And Psychology Of Relationships Podcast Episode.
Just like everything in life there are a lot myths around marriages and especially what makes a so-called perfect marriage. So in this social psychology episode, we look at 5 myths about marriages, why they're dangerous and we touch on the truth. This is a great episode for an awareness of future or even current relationships. Enjoy! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Romantic Relationships, Friendships, Prosocial Behaviour and More.- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
07:51
June 23, 2022
PWP- 155: 5 Harmful Myths About Child Sexual Abuse. A Forensic Psychology and Criminal Psychology Podcast Episode.
When it comes to child sexual abuse there are a lot of myths that damage the lives of victims and others affected by the crime, and these myths even damage our sexual offenses prevention strategies. So in this forensic psychology podcast episode, we examine these myths to find out what the truth is about sexual abuse. And most importantly how do we stop it. If you're interested in forensic psychology then this is a must-listen! In the psychology news section, we look at how showing off wealth affects how other people see you, why knowing about racial health equalities made white people less likely to be concerned about COVID and support health precautions, and we learn how our visual system determines how cute a baby is.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:03
June 20, 2022
PWP- 154: What Is Forensic Psychopathology? A Forensic Psychology and Criminal Psychology Podcast Episode
The vast majority of psychology students and professionals are familiar with forensic psychology (and that it isn't silly criminal profiling) and they're familiar with psychopathology. But what is forensic psychopathology? And why is it such an important subfield of forensic psychology? Well that's the focus of this fascinating and eye-opening forensic psychology podcast episode! If you're interested in criminal psychology and behaviour, you seriously don't want to miss it! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about how counting affects how young children judge fairness, why birth season or month isn't related to your risk of developing depression and how dolphin's personalities are similar to our own. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
22:31
June 13, 2022
PWP- 153: Is It Okay For Clients To Ask Psychotherapists Personal Questions? A Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Podcast Episode.
As future or current psychotherapists, our clients will at some point ask us some personal questions. But should we answer them? Is it professional to do so? In this really interesting clinical psychology episode podcast, we discuss is it okay for clients to ask therapists questions? And why? If you're interested in psychotherapy, you really don't want to miss this! In the psychology news section, we talk about why US politicians are becoming rude on Twitter, the benefits of robot touch and why yawning is stigmatised! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationships and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
16:58
June 06, 2022
PWP- 152: Mental Health: What Is Admissible In Court? A Clinical Psychology and Forensic Psychology Podcast Episode.
Lots of people believe that confidentiality can never be broken by psychotherapists and counsellors and others in the mental health profession. But that isn't strictly true. So in this great clinical and forensic psychology podcast episode, you'll going to learn about how courts and the legal process can break confidentiality. And we answer the pressing question of what is admissible in court? In the psychology news section, we look at mentally healthy people having hallucinations, the sort of environments millennials and Gen Z-ers want to work in, and the benefits of "mind-wandering". LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:41
May 30, 2022
PWP- 151: What Is The Case For Bibliotherapy? A Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Podcast Episode.
As much as I love looking at newer forms of psychotherapy, it is important for us to look at older forms of therapy too. So in this clinical psychology episode, you'll get to hear about the massive effectiveness and possible implications of bibliotherapy. If you're interested in psychotherapy then you seriously do NOT want to miss out! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about why top performers don't always give the best advice, why we tend to see our political opponents as stupid rather than evil and the effect of parenting Instagram accounts on mothers.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
22:18
May 23, 2022
PWP- 150: What Are The Mental Health Pros and Cons of Marijuana Use? A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
The legalisation of marijuana is becoming increasingly common despite the unanswered questions psychologists and other mental health professionals have about its effect on behaviour and its harmful side effects. So in this clinical psychology episode, we look at some of the benefits and negatives of using marijuana. This is an episode you DO NOT want to miss! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about why some words are funnier than others, why female candidates are seen as less electable and why some actors are good and others are not. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:27
May 16, 2022
PWP- 149: 5 Things Therapists Shouldn't Do In Therapy. A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
Whilst red flags are extremely uncommon in therapy, it is still vital to be aware of them as current or future psychotherapists. So in this really interesting clinical psychology podcast episode, we look at 5 things therapist just shouldn't do in therapy, and some of them are just weird! If you want to be a therapist in the future then this is a critical episode to listen to! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about the importance of pupil dilation as a behavioural indicator, and how prejudice interested during a certain Former US President's premiership.  Then in my personal update, I share with you a very, very useful tip when it comes to creating graphs for academic papers. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:24
May 09, 2022
PWP- 148: Scandals, Weather and TV Adverts. Psychology of Voting Part 2. A Political Psychology and Voting Psychology Podcast Episode.
Finishing up our look at the factors affecting our voting behaviour, we examine how the weather, political TV adverts and political scandals affect voting in this fascinating podcast episode filled with interesting (and sometimes bizarre) facts and figures. You really do not want to miss this episode! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
12:26
May 05, 2022
PWP- 147: Psychology of Voting Part 1: A Political Psychology and Voting Psychology Podcast Episode
Everyone thinks we vote because of sound logic, but that is rarely the case. There are tons of different factors affecting how we vote and our politics. So in this fascinating political psychology podcast episode, you'll learn what factors affect how we vote! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how music makes us less cautious, how extroverts are considered poor listeners and how seeing good people do bad things affects us. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
21:26
May 02, 2022
PWP- 146: 5 Ways Psychology Can Change Your Life. A Psychology Podcast Episode.
Focusing on a light and slightly introductory topic this week, psychology has so many amazing benefits and that's why everyone should probably study it at some point in their lives. So in this podcast episode, you'll learn five critical ways psychology can change your life, and why it is so great to study! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about why both low and highly educated people are more likely to vote for a highly-educated candidate (and their different reasons for doing so) and how Dark Trait personality traits make students more likely to cheat. LISTEN NOW! Note: I apologize for the slightly lower audio quality in the first two sections. My editing software updated itself so I needed to get use to it. Audio quality will be back to normal next week! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:50
April 25, 2022
PWP- 145: How Beauty Amplifies A Psychopath's Natural Advantage? A Clinical Psychology and Psychopathology Podcast Episode.
Psychopaths are great manipulators with their charms, deceptions and other features. But beauty can seriously add to their already almost supernatural abilities to bend people to their will. So in this great clinical psychology podcast episode, we look how exactly beauty can amplifies a psychopath's already powerful advantages! This is a must listen if you're interested in abnormal psychology, psychopathology and psychopaths! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how moon simulations links to astronauts' mental health, how text message "nudges" decrease in effectiveness over time and why Astronauts need a good night's sleep too! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Criminal Profiling: A Forensic And Criminal Psychology Guide To FBI And Statistical Profiling- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-of-profiling Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:39
April 18, 2022
PWP- 144: Why Do People Emotionally Abuse Others? A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
Emotional abuse can be extremely damaging and it can destroy lives, so why do people do it? In this great clinical psychology podcast episode, you'll learn what is emotional abuse, and five reasons why people emotionally abuse others. This is a must-listen for anyone interested in emotional abuse.   In the psychology news section, you'll learn about the personality factors that millionaires have, how where you lived growing up affects your navigation skills and what makes people believe they've been abducted by aliens.   LISTEN NOW!   If you wanted to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK COLLECTION- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset   Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments of Depression, Anxiety and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it.   Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:39
April 11, 2022
PWP- 143:How Does Propaganda Work Against Opposition? A Political Psychology and Social Psychology Podcast Episode.
Last time, we looked at the great topic of how propaganda can gather support for a regime, but now we need to look at the truly fascinating area of How propaganda Works Against the Opposition? So we'll look at international and domestic opposition and how propaganda can confuse, divide and incapacitate people who want to stop a regime. This is a brilliant episode you don't want to miss! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology  Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
13:24
April 07, 2022
PWP- 142: What Happens When Therapists Are Attracted To Their Clients? A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
There will always be times when therapists (current or future ones) will find their clients attractive or we'll find clients we click with and want to form a friendship with. So in this clinical psychology episode, we'll explore what, how and why this happens by looking at a brand new study on this topic. If you enjoy clinical psychology, you NEED to listen to this! (You definitely won't learn this in your lectures!) In the psychology news section, you'll hear about why changing the start of the school day might benefit teenage sleep, how our ability to empathise changes as we age and how embracing discomfort and help our goals. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationship and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley Urban Fantasy Kickstarter (Ending 19th April 2022)- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/768138362/city-of-assassins-fantasy-series
21:42
April 04, 2022
PWP- 141: How Does Propaganda Work? A Political Psychology and Social Psychology Podcast Episode.
Since the outbreak of the war, I have wanted to learn about Propaganda and now we can all finally do just that. Because how do you get an entire population to believe nonsense about an illegal invasion? In this fascinating political psychology episode, we deep dive into the psychology behind propaganda and most importantly, how do we stop it working? This is a MUST listen! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social psychology: A Guide To Social and Culture Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
13:58
March 31, 2022
PWP- 140: Prisons and Suicide. A Forensic Psychology and Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
Stepping from clinical psychology, in this great podcast episode, we're going to learn about how being in prison impacts suicide. This is filled with lots of interesting pieces of information. It's a must-listen for anyone interested in forensic psychology! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about very under-researched factor in the idea of the American Dream, how repetition can make bizarre claims seem true and how human decision-making can be as inscrutable as algorithmic decision-making (This is a great article!).  LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook and audiobook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:48
March 28, 2022
PWP- 139: What Happens When Young People Go To War? A Development Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
Touching on a wide range of fields from developmental psychology to cognitive to clinical psychology, we look at the fascinating topic of What Happens When Young People Go To War in support of Ukraine. This is a great in-depth look at the question from a wide range of areas in psychology along with some comments on psychology's response to the crisis and why psychologists (and psychology students) are so critical to the future. You really do NOT want to miss this great episode! LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology: A Guide To Developmental and Child Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
14:03
March 24, 2022
PWP- 138: How Does Dementia Relate To Criminal Behaviour? A Forensic Psychology Podcast Episode
As we move away from clinical psychology, we now need to see how dementia impacts criminal behaviour in forensic and criminal psychology. So in this great podcast episode, you'll learn about a new type of dementia and how crimes differ by type of dementia and plenty more interesting topics. You really don't want to miss this! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how we avoid "boring" people, how early life experiences affect pregancy and stress and you'll hear some insights into our self-perception.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology Collection- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-collection Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
14:28
March 21, 2022
PWP- 137: What's the Difference Between A Psychopath and Sociopath? A Personality Psychology and Forensic Psychology Podcast Episode
Lots of people use the term psychopath and sociopath interchangeably without knowing the critical differences between them. In this personality psychology episode, we not only look at the differences between these types of people, but the similarities too. Then we dip into forensic psychology as well, as we look at how sociopaths and psychopaths commit crimes. You DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS! In the psychology news section, you'll heard about some famous psychopaths,  how financial resources impacts sense of meaning and happiness, and magical thinking when making insurance decisions. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Personality Psychology and Individual Differences- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/personality-psychology-and-individual-differences Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:42
March 14, 2022
PWP- 136: Why Do People Think Psychology Is A Bad Career Choice? A Careers In Psychology Podcast Episode.
An alternative title to this Careers In Psychology episode might be 'What Options Does a psychology degree give you?'  As in this great episode, we broadly explore what career choices a psychology degree can open up for you. This is a must listen if you want to know about psychology career choices. There are plenty to choose from. You DON'T want to miss this! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about one facet of the publication bias in psychology journals (including my opinions on the whole 'gatekeeper' argument), the effect of calling something a conspiracy theory and whether people still believe in it and how distress is related to on-again, off-again relationships. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Available from all major eBook and audiobook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
18:15
March 07, 2022
PWP- 135: How Does Depression Impact Suicide. 3 Questions Answered. A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
There are always myths and misconceptions surrounding depression and this is even more true when you mix depression and suicide together.  So in this clinical psychology episode, you'll learn about 3 fascinating areas about depression and how it impacts suicide. But you also get to learn why the work of psychologists and therapists is so critical, this is a must listen to episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how people see frequent apologisers, how good moods impact healthy behaviours and people's beliefs about getting COVID from their friends. LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments of Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormapsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
18:14
February 28, 2022
PWP- 134: Why Is It Difficult To Recognise Domestic Abuse Against Men? A Clinical Psychology and Forensic Psychology Podcast Episode.
Whenever domestic abuse gets spoken about there is one area that is always forgotten about. Men can be domestic abuse victims too. So in this fascinating clinical psychology episode, we look at the reasons, differences and stereotypes behind why it is so difficult to recognise domestic abuse against men and how can we deal with this problem. This is a great, very eye-opening podcast episode! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about Aha! moments and their amazing effect on false statements, whether focusing on strengths might be a good approach in psychotherapy and how creativity helps us manage death anxiety.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to learn more, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook and audiobook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:44
February 21, 2022
PWP- 133: Why Dementia Isn't A Diagnosis? A Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
As I've mentioned on previous dementia-focused podcast episodes, dementia is an umbrella term for a wide range of mental health conditions. So in this great clinical psychology episode, we explore the reasons why people need to get a professional diagnosis and how this applies to psychology students and professionals. You don't want to miss this!   In the psychology news section, you'll learn about how to stop motion sickness in VR, why offenders feel like victims when forgiveness isn't given to them and how people feel disgust towards political out groups.    LISTEN NOW!   If you want to learn more, please check out:  FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset   Cognitive Psychology: A Guide To Neuropsychology, Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it.   Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:38
February 14, 2022
PWP 132- What Are Forensic Psychology Careers? A Careers In Psychology For Psychology Students and Psychology Professionals Podcast Episode.
Whenever people think of forensic psychology careers, they always think about profiling. But what do real forensic psychologists do? And what could you do if you want to work in forensic and criminal psychology? That is the focus of this eye-opening podcast episode. This is a must listen for people considering this career in psychology. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about a hidden source of regret that is linked to outcomes, how much we enjoy talking to strangers and  what's the best way to ask for a favour? LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology Collection- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-collection Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
16:29
February 07, 2022
PWP- 131: How Social Factors Impact Male Suicide and Suicide Prevention? A Clinical Psychology and Social Psychology Podcast Episode.
Turning our attention to social psychology and how it relates to male suicide, in this great podcast episode, you'll learn about the different social factors that can increase the likelihood of suicide, and a renewed approached to suicide prevention! This is a must listen!   In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how political extremes relate to conspiracy theories, the underrepresentation of female protagonists in children's books (and my own knowledge about the publishing industry) and how highlight refugee's resilience can benefit their education.   LISTEN NOW!   If you want to learn more, please check out:  FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset   Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it.   Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
18:30
January 31, 2022
PWP- 130: Police Psychology and Police Culture. A Criminal and Forensic psychology Podcast Episode.
Police psychology is a fascinating area of forensic psychology that investigates why the police behave as they do. In this great episode, you'll learn about police culture, why it's important and how it affects police behaviour.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about why coffee isn't an all-cure for sleep deprivation, can memes help people with pandemic anxiety and how conflicting health information can impact attention.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Police Psychology: The Forensic Psychology Guide To Police Behaviour- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/police-psychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
16:46
January 24, 2022
PWP- 129: Basics of Cult Psychology. A Clinical, Social and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
Cult psychology is a great area of psychology to look at. It draws on most areas of psychology from social psychology to personality psychology to clinical psychology and more. And cult psychology is not only fascinating to look at, it can help us recognize and protect ourselves in case a cult tries to influence us. This is an psychology episode you don't want to miss! In the psychology news section, you'll about the terrifying link between sadism and boredom, and how deadlines affect chronic procrastinators.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cult Psychology: A Social, Personality Psychology, Cognitive and Forensic Psychology Look at Cults- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cult-psychology. Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
16:10
January 17, 2022
PWP- 128: 5 New Ways To Keep Your Brain Healthy and Reduce Your Risk of Dementia. A Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
Today's fascinating episode focuses on reducing our risk of developing Dementia and keeping our brains healthy by drawing on 5 ways from clinical psychology, neuropsychology and cognitive psychology. This episode will help you to develop a better understanding of preventing dementia. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about the benefits of watching lectures at 2x speed, a possible evolutionary psychology explanation for arachnophobia and studying autism in late diagnosed adults.   LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology: A Guide To Neuropsychology, Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology - https://www/connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:06
January 10, 2022
PWP- 127: How To Boost Mental Health? Research From Positive Psychology and Clinical Psychology.
The new year is the perfect time to think about boosting our mental health but there is a lot of non-research based information out in the world. So in this positive psychology podcast episode, you'll hear what the research says about boosting mental health. Some are surprising facts, others are interesting and some are very perspective changing. This is a great episode! LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
11:45
January 03, 2022
PWP- 126: 5 Signs of Psychopathic Personality. A Clinical Psychology and Personality Psychology Podcast Episode.
Psychopathy and the psychology of psychopaths is an extremely interesting area of clinical psychology that will fascinate you.  In this short episode, you'll hear about five signs of the psychopathic personality and how these impact a person's behaviour to make them a psychopath. Then you'll hear about the differences between psychopaths and average person to help demonstrate the stark (and scary) differences between them.  This is an episode you don't want to miss! LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOKS BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Personality Psychology and Individual Differences- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/personality-psychology-and-individual-differences Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
09:24
December 27, 2021
PWP- 125: 5 Ways To Reduce Holiday Stress For Psychology Students and Psychology Professionals. A Clinical Psychology and Mental Health Podcast Episode.
The Holidays can be a stressful time of year with all the shopping, planning and cooking that's involved, so in this great clinical psychology episode you'll hear five great ways to reduce your stress during the holiday period. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about toddlers judging moral characters (a great developmental psychology bit), how we think information we've Google is our own and how calls to mental health helplines increased during the pandemic. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast this Holiday season, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
15:07
December 20, 2021
PWP- 124: 5 Signs You Might Want To Think About Therapy For Clinical Psychology Students and Psychology Professionals.
As psychology students and professionals, we can experience a lot of stress and/or see or hear things that cause us to develop mental health conditions or difficulties. In this clinical psychology episode, we talk about self-care and what are the signs you might want to go to therapy yourself. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how personality and political conservatism impact how people share fake news, if women are as emotional turbulent as men and if we prefer political allies who who try to understand our opponents views. This is a brilliant news section. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
19:37
December 13, 2021
PWP-123: What Is Dementia And Types of Dementia? A Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
Dementia is a horrible disease, but so many people don't know what dementia is and the different types of Dementia. So in this clinical psychology episode, we look at what is dementia and the different (and sometimes scary) types of dementia so we can increase our aware of these awful disease. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about researchers wanting to create safe Virtual Reality spaces for teenagers, how people think about billionaires and the rich as a group and why instructions don't always help us. LISTEN NOW! if you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology: A Guide To Neuroscience, Neuropsychology and Cognitive Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:44
December 06, 2021
PWP-122: Male Suicide: A Silent Clinical Psychology Crisis. A Psychology of Suicides Podcast Episode
In the USA, 1 man commits suicide every 15 minutes and no one talks about the male suicides happening all over the world. In this great clinical psychology episode, you'll hear about why people don't want to talk about suicide and some of the reasons why men commit suicide. We need to start shining a light on this area and this episode is a great place to start. We don't go into graphic details and this is a very interesting episode. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how natural disasters impact couples, how body map research for hallucinations and a new effective method for combating false beliefs.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
21:16
November 29, 2021
PWP- 121: Myths About Happiness For Psychology Students and Professionals. A Social Psychology and Clinical Psychology Episode.
There are so many myths about happiness and sometimes these can damage you, your social connections and your mental health. In this social psychology episode, we look at these interesting myths and what the truth is around happiness.  In the psychology news section, why we enjoy deep conversations with strangers more than we expect, using audio techniques to create doppelgangers and how personality traits link to "ghosting" in dating. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Social and Cultural Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee-  https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
15:29
November 22, 2021
PWP- 120: Paths To Becoming A Therapist. A Careers In Psychology and Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
All beginning psychology students and sometimes professionals think a psychologist is a profiler (to my utter horror) or only a psychotherapist is a psychologist. Besides all those misconceptions about the job markets of psychology, in this great episode we look at how you can become a therapist because clinical psychologists aren't the only therapists. So this is perfect episode for psychology students wanting to know more about their possible future careers! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about the "uncanny valley", how outrage at factories affects meat consumption and developments in psychology COVID research. LISTEN NOW! Note: none of this is any sort of official professional or career advice.  If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:26
November 15, 2021
PWP- 119: What Are The Benefits of Prioritising Friendships? A Social Psychology Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode
We all know friendships are important because of their impact on mental health and physical health, but why? In this great social psychology podcast episode, we take a look at friendships and what benefits they provide us. In psychology news section, is there a link between gaming and wellbeing, frenemies and their impact on us at work and climate anxiety. In the personal update, I provide a bit of comfort for people starting university who might be a bit anxiety about university socials. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide To Cultural and Social Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
20:25
November 08, 2021
PWP- 118: How To Deal With An Angry Partner For Psychology Students and Psychology Professionals. Social Psychology and Clinical Psychology Episode.
As psychology students and professionals, we still suffer from relationship issues, so how do you actually deal with an angry partner. In this social and clinical psychology podcast episode, you'll hear about some methods and the behavioural mechanisms behind anger in relationship. This is a great episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about the problem with current face stimuli in psychology research, Adult Separation Anxiety and rumination and how that affects OCD. LISTEN NOW! Question of The Week: should 'class' be a protected characteristic under the Equality Act? (Let me know your thoughts!) If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Romantic Relationships, Friendships, Prosocial Behaviour and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:59
November 01, 2021
PWP- 117: 3 Tips To Stop Procrastinating If You're Depressed For University Psychology Students and Psychology Professionals.
At some point in our lives as psychology professionals and university students, we're going to get depressed (Not Necessarily Major Depression Disorder), leading to us to procrastinate. In clinical psychology episode gives you three great tips about how to break the cycle of procrastination.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about "Maybe Favours" and their impacts, the role of supportive males in the workplace and does drinking to cope work. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net.clinicalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
15:30
October 25, 2021
PWP- 116: How 100 Year Olds Keep Their Minds Sharp? A Cognitive Psychology and Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
Just because you age doesn't mean your cognitive abilities decline. Lots of elderly people have sharp minds, but why? In this great cognitive psychology episode, we'll see why some people have sharp mind and others don't in later life. I love this episode and so will you! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about apps for phobias (I link this to my placement), why anger could be a 'Jekyll and Hyde' emotion and why we're more likely to steal from groups instead of individuals.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology: A Guide To Neuropsychology, Neuroscience and Cognitive Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
19:15
October 18, 2021
PWP- 115: 4 Factors of Effective Psychotherapy For Psychology Students and Professionals. A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
What makes for effective therapy? That's extremely difficult to answer but not impossible. In this great clinical psychology episode, you'll hear about 4 globally agreed markers for effective therapy.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about misokinesia, left-wing authoritarianism and how first and second languages are stored in the brain. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
17:21
October 11, 2021
PWP- 114: Introduction to Personality Psychology
Perfect for psychology students, professionals and people interested in psychology! Personality psychology is quickly becoming one of my favourite areas of psychology. It's interesting, relatable and it affects every part of our lives, so it's important. In today's episode, you'll be introduced to this great topic! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how outrage spreads on social media, the truth about blind people's understanding of colour and  the lack of evidence on ways to help migrants adapt to new cultures. Finally, in the personal update, I give you a quick overview of mental health apps. Lots of great information. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Personality Psychology and Individual Differences- https://connorwhiteley.net/personality-psychology-and-individual-differences Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
18:27
October 04, 2021
PWP- 113: Emotion and Cognition. A Cognitive Psychology Podcast Psychology.
Emotion and Cognition is a great interaction between our mental processes and it's really interesting to explore. To celebrate my new book you'll scratch the surface of this great topic in today's neuropsychology episode.  In the psychology news, you'll heard about what kids' humour can teach us about empathy, The End of History Illusory (really interesting!) and how the pandemic has affected our personal space behaviour. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology: A Guide To Neuroscience, Neuropsychology and Cognitive Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www/buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
17:51
September 27, 2021
PWP- 112: How Is Therapy Different Than Talking To Parents and Friends? A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode
Whilst I know I don't need to tell psychology students and professionals the difference, this will still be useful in case you ever need to defend our work or we need to tell someone the difference to help them. This is a great episode for students and professionals alike! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about brain fog in Long COVID, The Medusa Effect, the link between a "good life" and psychological richness and domestic abuse increasing during lockdown. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
16:48
September 20, 2021
PWP- 111: In Defense Of Psychology...
Psychology faces a lot of stigma and misconceptions and for those of us who study or work in psychology, we experience a lot of problems. From discrimination to mocking to everything in-between, sometimes we don't even know this is happening.  So in this psychology episode, I explain my personal thoughts and show you why psychology is amazing and you aren't alone. LISTEN NOW! P.S- please share this episode. If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset My Psychology Books- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/books Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library, if you request it, Buy me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
14:12
September 16, 2021
PWP- 110: 3 Myths About Depression Clinical Psychologists And Psychology Students Need To Know About. Clinical Psychology Episode.
There are lots of damaging mental health myths that only hurt people. In this clinical psychology episode, you'll learn about three of these myths and what's the truth behind them. It's critical everyone knows about them. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about teaching and using hand gestures, how news coverage affects attitudes towards immigrants and why diverse grants aren't perfect. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety And More Third Edition. https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback, hardback and large print from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
16:59
September 13, 2021
PWP- 109: 3 Ways Your Brain Perceives The World. A Biological Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Episode.
Your brain is extremely clever, it's an amazing organ that affects your perception and behavior in thousands of ways. In this great biological psychology episode, you'll see how your brain manages to perceives the world and let you experience it. This is a brilliant episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear if anger is really a sign of lying, how text reminders could boost vaccine uptake and how lower socioeconomic status can impact Children's vocabulary.  LISTEN NOW! If you liked this episode and wanted to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Biological Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback, hardback and large print copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley
16:50
September 06, 2021
PWP- 108: How To Stop Rumination For Clinical Psychologists and University Psychology Students?
Rumination is a critical cognitive process to stop for mental health. But it's hard! So in this great clinical psychology podcast episode, you'll learn a simple trick to try to stop yourself, your (current or future) client or a friend from ruminating and damaging their mental health.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how the entertaining nature of conspiracy theories can make them more popular, problems with psychology research methodological (including my own thoughts) and how ideas around natural brilliance can cause imposter syndrome. Including my own tips on how to overcome imposter syndrome.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology: A Guide to Neuroscience, Neuropsychology and Cognitive Psychology. https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
18:14
August 30, 2021
PWP- 107: 3 Awkward Things Clinical Psychologists Should Know About. A Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
When it comes to therapy, our clients might want to tell us things but they're awkward to talk about. So they don't. This can damage the therapeutic success so it's critical to talk about. In this great clinical psychology episode, you'll hear the 3 awkward things that our clients should but don't want to talk about and why they're important. This is a great episode. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about screen time and its methodological problems, how 'mirroring' and misophonia are linked and what can make young people resilient at work. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library if you request it. Buy Me A Coffee- https://www.buymeacoffee.com/connorwhiteley 
18:48
August 23, 2021
PWP- 106: How To Know If A Therapist Likes You? 5 Critical Clinical Psychology Traits.
A perfect episodes for clinical psychologists, university psychology students and more! There are a lot of biases and factors that influence psychotherapy so in this great clinical psychology episode, we'll look at five important factors that could influence whether a therapist likes their client or not. This is a great episode filled with references, fact-based points and counterpoints. If you love clinical psychology you NEED to listen to this. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about our beliefs about protection and beautiful animals, misinformation and how scientific people can still fall for it and the link between 'service with a smile' and sexual harassment. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support, the podcast please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation in Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library if you request it.
22:32
August 16, 2021
PWP- 105: 3 New Tips To Help Build Psychological Resilience. A Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Psychology Podcast Episode.
After having lots of conversations recently about resilience, I wanted to revisit this topic so we can learn some new tips for building resilience against situations that could cause us psychological distress. I really recommend listening to this! Also in the psychology news section, (I apologize for the 4 minutes of poorer audio quality, it's fine after that section) you're hear about the psychology of international cooperation, a new recommended mental health podcast episode and the relationship between sexism, intelligence and how we deal with them. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available at all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library, if you request it.
15:18
August 09, 2021
PWP- 104: 3 Signs Your Therapist Is A Match. A Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Podcast Episode.
In clinical psychology, we all know how important the therapeutic alliance and relationship is. But how do you know it's a good match for the client. In this psychology podcast episode, you'll hear about three great tips to help you find out. This is a great podcast episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how social media posts are affected by politics, how teenagers at risk of self-harm could be identified years earlier and why couples were happier during lockdown! LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available at all major eBook retailers, and you can get the paperback, hardback and large print copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library if you request it. 
17:24
August 02, 2021
PWP- 103: How Success Can Change Our Personality? A Personality Psychology Podcast Episode
Our personality can influence our behaviour and situations can influence our personality. In this personality psychology episode, you'll hear how each of the 5 personality dimensions can influence success and how success can influence each one. A great episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about is psychology a 'feminine' discipline, positions of power and blame and some Olympic psychology myth busting.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Personality Psychology and Individual Differences- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/personality-psychology-and-individual-differences Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and local library.
18:15
July 26, 2021
PWP- 102: Where Depression Lives? A Clinical Psychology and Depression Podcast Episode
Depression can grow and develop over time but it needs room to do this. In this psychology episode, you'll hear where depression can grow and how we could stop this. A great, very interesting episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how enjoy at age 6 relates to academic achievement, findings that mentally well people experience hallucinations and why lives feels like it can fly by in later life. LISTEN NOW! If you enjoyed this clinical psychology episode, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments For Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback, hardback and large print copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library, if you request it.
19:30
July 19, 2021
PWP- 101: 3 Surprising Facts About Gut Health and Behaviour. Clinical Psychology and Biological Psychology
In this biological psychology and clinical psychology crossover episode, you'll hear 3 very interesting facts about how our gut health can influence our behaviour and vice versa. This is a great and very surprising episode. Enjoy! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about talking to people who believe in conspiracy theories, the "liking gap" among children and how the "liking gap" impacts our first impressions. LISTEN NOW! If you liked this psychology podcast episode and want to support us, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Biological Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology Available on all major eBook retailers, you can order the paperback, alrge print and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library.  Patreon- https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
16:42
July 12, 2021
PWP- 100: Lessons Learnt From 100 Episodes of A Psychology Podcast
For our 100th episode, you'll hear a lot of great behind the scene thinking as I explain what I've learnt from the podcast and what you can take away from these lessons. This will be a brilliant episode for everyone! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about how sleep music could be bad for you, identify intense emotions isn't as easy as you think, becoming more extroverted could make you happier and the saying 'Revenge is Sweet' LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology Collection- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-collection Available from all major eBook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library if you request it. Patreon- www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
21:51
July 05, 2021
PWP-99: What To Say To Someone When Someone Dies? A Social Psychology Podcast Episode.
Sadly death is a a part of life but when people try to provide comfort. They make so many terrible mistakes! In this great social psychology episode, you'll hear what to say to some grieving and what NOT to say. This is a great and very useful episode.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about an interesting discovery about perception and art, how satisfied child-free people are and the increase in online gambling.  LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback, large print and hardback version from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library if you request it.  Support us on Patreon for rewards- https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley 
18:42
June 28, 2021
PWP- 98: 3 Beliefs that Harm Relationships. A Cognitive Psychology and Social Psychology Podcast Episode.
There are so many terrible myths out there that harm and even destroy relationships. So in this psychology episode, we'll be hearing what these myths are and correcting them to help save some relationships. In the news section, you'll hear about toddlers and the concept of fairness (that's a great one), how to deal with moving back in with parents and the link between 'The Other Race Effect' and socialising. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationships, Prosocial Behaviour and More- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships Available on all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon or your local bookstores or local library. Support us on Patreon and get great rewards- www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
18:26
June 21, 2021
PWP- 97: Criminal Profiling- An Introduction to FBI Profiling
When you ask someone 'What is psychology?' they always say profiling. We know this is wrong, but what actually is profiling and is it as good as the TV and movies make it out to? In this great forensic psychology episode, you'll be introduced to what FBI profiling actually is. This is a great psychology podcast episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how bad we are at remembering where we where, the increasing rates of postnatal depression and our preference for attractive financial partners even if they lose us money! LISTEN NOW! If you liked this criminal psychology podcast episode, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Criminal Profiling: The Forensic and Criminal Psychology Guide to FBI and Statistical Profiling- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-of-profiling  Available on all major eBook retailers and audiobook retailers, and you can order the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or library.  Support us on Patreon and get great rewards- www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
20:15
June 14, 2021
PWP- 96: Forensic Psychology of Shoplifting. A Criminal Psychology and Forensic Psychology Episode.
Shoplifting is a very common offense, but why do people do it? In this episode, you'll learn the forensic psychology behind shoplifting including the different reasons and the tactics they use. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about self-control and loneliness, some meat eater's feelings of disgusting can be used and how physical pain is linked to financial stress. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology of Theft, Burglary and Property Crime- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensic-psychology-of-theft Available on all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback and hardback from Amazon, your local bookstore or your local library if you request it. Support us on Patreon for great rewards- www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
16:18
June 07, 2021
PWP- 95: What Parents Should Know About Screen Time? A Developmental Psychology and Clinical Psychology Podcast Episode.
Screen time is a classic and fierce debate in developmental psychology and parenting. How much is good? How does screen time affect child development? Should a parent limit screen time? And sometimes this can lead to conflict between the child and caregiver. In this psychology episode, you'll hear some modern research takings and you'll get to learn that there's a lot more to screen time than it simply being negative. And there's some interesting clinical psychology points too. This is a great podcast episode for parents, psychologists and psychology students! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how cats can be fooled by illusions and what this means for humans, researchers and psychedelic drugs and how a country's leader can affect other people's empathy for their citizens. LISTEN NOW! If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology: A Guide to Developmental and Child Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library if you request them. Support us on Patreon and get great rewards- www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
22:45
May 31, 2021
PWP- 94: 5 Tactics Cult Leaders and Narcissists Use to Control Others! A Clinical Psychology and Social Psychology Episode
Returning to the topic of cult psychology, you'll hear the amazing and scary ways cult leaders and narcissists use the extract same tactics to control the people around them.  This is an amazing psychology episode that I love, please enjoy! LISTEN NOW! If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connowhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Available on all major eBook retailers, direct from me and you can get the paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore and your local library. 
10:46
May 24, 2021
PWP- 93: What Can A Client Do To Help Their Psychotherapy? A Clinical Psychology Episode.
A lot of people think a therapist or clinical psychologist doesn't need help to deliver therapy. But this isn't true as the client or mental health sufferer can do certain things to help with their psychotherapy. Whether you're in psychotherapy, a clinical psychologist or a person interested in clinical psychology, you NEED to listen to this! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about new psychology research findings about to going to sleep on an argument and the worldview of Nihilism. Very interesting! LISTEN NOW! If you liked this clinical psychology episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Available on all major eBook and audiobook retailers and you can order the paperback and hardback copy from Amazon, your local bookstore or local library if you request it!
14:33
May 17, 2021
PWP- 92: What NOT To Say To Someone With Anxiety? A Clinical Psychology Episode.
We always want to say things to people to comfort them, but somethings these things can make the difficulty worse. In this clinical psychology episode, you'll hear three things you shouldn't say to people with anxiety (or any mental condition for that matter!) and what to say or do instead. This is a great mental health episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear what's the best way to forgive and forget and the downside of mindfulness.  LISTEN NOW! If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOX BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation In Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulation-in-psychotherapy Available on all major eBook retailers and you can get the paperback and hardback copies from Amazon, your local bookstore or your local library.
14:49
May 10, 2021
PWP- 91: Diversity Within Clinical Psychology and Clinical Psychology Within Health Settings Reflection
This is a great inbetweeny episode today!  We talk about diversity within clinical psychology and how psychology needs to be used in a health setting. I Loved this episode. LISTEN NOW! (Also I didn't know this was being released on my birthday!) If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Biological Psychology: Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology
06:55
May 06, 2021
PWP- 90: How Do Drugs Affect Behaviour? A Biological psychology and Clinical Psychology Episode.
All over the world drugs are a massive problem, but how do they affect our behaviour? In this biological psychology episode, you'll hear the different ways how drugs can affect our behaviour. Including alcoholism.  In the psychology news section, you'll hear about passion doesn't go as far as you think in academic achievement, how exercise and in-the-moment thinking relate and how students with ADHD are not being given enough support at university. LISTEN NOW! Note: the program I was watching about in the personal update is called The Violence Paradox on BBC Four on Tuesday 4th May 2021 at 9:00pm. (BST) If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Biological Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology Available on all major eBook retailers and you can buy the paperback, large print and hardback copies on Amazon or your local bookstore.
17:54
May 03, 2021
PWP- 89: J.F Penn Interview Reflection and Positives of Video Games Clinical Psychology Reflection
On today reflective today, I give a very personal reflection of episode 61 of the podcast and my interviewing skills, and I reflect on the benefits of video games according to research. YOU NEED TO LISTEN TO THIS! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationships and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships
08:22
April 29, 2021
PWP- 88: Why Don't People Help? A Social Psychology and Prosocial Behaviour Episode.
We all know we're meant to help others. So, why don't we always help? In this social psychology episode, you'll learn the reasons why people don't always help others. Including some surprisingly facts! In the psychology news section, you'll learn about the link between time management and mental health, how using generic language to childhood can help stereotypes form and how sexual dissatisfaction can be mitigated.  I really enjoyed this episode! LISTEN NOW! If you found this psychology podcast episode useful, please check out: YOUR FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY EBOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationships, Prosocial Behavioral and More Third Edition- https://books2read.com/psychology-relationships  Available on all major eBook retailers and you can get your paperback, large print and hardback copies from Amazon or your local bookstore. 
18:29
April 26, 2021
PWP- 87: Comments on Psychology of Religion and Psychology TV Programmes Reflection
If you want to hear my reflections on the psychology of religion and TV, you need to listen to this! LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology
06:60
April 22, 2021
PWP- 86: Can Children Learn From Video? A Developmental Psychology Episode.
Everyone says children can play from videos, but can they? In this developmental psychology episode, we look at this topic in depth to understand is that question true. In the news section, you'll hear about thinking about what could have been and regret (including some personal thoughts), our ability to remember favours for friends and the link between COVID-19 behaviour and the personality trait All-Of-Humanity.  This is a great episode! LISTEN NOW! If you liked today's episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY EBOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology: A Guide to Developmental and Child Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology Available from all major eBook retailers and the paperback, hardback and large print versions can be bought from Amazon or your local bookstore. 
20:40
April 19, 2021
PWP- 85: Genetic Treatments For Mental Health Conditions! My Clinical Psychology Reflection.
What do I think about genetic treatment for mental conditions? In this reflective episode, you'll hear my opinions on the concept of genetic treatments for mental health conditions. I really enjoyed this episode! LISTEN NOW! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology 
05:45
April 15, 2021
PWP- 84: What Social Groups Do For Individuals? A Social Psychology Episode
From social influence to social identity, there is a lot of negativity around social groups in social psychology.  So, in this social psychology episode, you'll hear about the benefits of social groups and why they're amazing! In the news section, you'll hear about teenage bullying (and the victim might surprise you) and  how having good senses links to a good mind. LISTEN NOW! If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY EBOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology
15:45
April 12, 2021
PWP- 83: Should Psychologists Be Able to Prescribe Medication- My Clinical Psychology Reflection
Want to know what I think of a previous episode? Here you'll find out what I thought about episode 50 of the podcast as I discuss my reflection on this great clinical psychology topic. LISTEN NOW! If you want to support, the podcast please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments of Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology
05:41
April 08, 2021
PWP- 82: What Causes Schizophrenia? An Abnormal Psychology Episode.
Do you know what causes Schizophrenia? In this clinical and abnormal psychology episode, you'll hear about the range of theories about the causes of Schizophrenia! It's a great episode! In the news section, you'll hear how language changes with depression on social media, the benefits of workplace interruptions and the relationship between a university's drinking culture and so-called feelings of social connection. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes and Treatments of Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition (RELEASED TODAY!)- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology. (Available on all major ebook retailers. Get the paperback, large print and hardback copy on Amazon or your local bookstore)
18:04
April 05, 2021
PWP- 81: The Timeless Debates In Psychology
Returning to the basics of psychology, there are plenty of debates within psychology that have and will continue to rage on for centuries to come. But what are they and are they correct? That's the focus of this psychology podcast episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about are taking notes on laptops really that bad? how tolerance over acceptance leads to lower well being in minority groups and if autistic children experience learn variation in their emotional responses. LISTEN NOW TO FIND OUT MORE! If you liked this psychology episode and want to support the show, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset What is Psychology?- https://www.books2read.com/u/49ZZdJ
17:01
March 29, 2021
PWP 80- How Can Artificial Intelligence Help Reduce Mental Health Misdiagnosis in Depression and Bipolar Disorder?
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has a lot of great benefits including clinical psychology. In this episode, you'll see how AI can help reduce misdiagnosis of depression and bipolar disorder. I love this episode! In the psychology news section, you'll hear about political orientation and moral foundations, two factors leading to otherworldly experiences and how children can stop the gender pay gap possibly. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you liked today episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www/connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Episode 49- How Artifical Intelligence Will Impact Human Behaviour- My Predictions- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/post/how-artificial-intelligence-could-impact-human-behaviour-my-predictions
18:08
March 22, 2021
PWP- 79: Ways to Reduce Anxiety About Socialising Again. An Applied Social Psychology Episode.
With the end of the pandemic hopefully in sight, we should soon be able to go and see people. But some people are anxious about socialising once more.  In this social psychology episode, you'll hear about ways to help you relax and enjoy socialising again. In the psychology news section, you'll hear about how job shortlists can help women, the belief in pure evil and attitudes about harsh sentences and defensiveness when we've done something wrong. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology- https://www/connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology Kickstarter- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/768138362/turning-winters-dissension-into-an-audiobook
15:25
March 15, 2021
PWP 78- 5 Ways to Keep Your Brain Healthy and Reduce Your Risk of Getting Dementia (Clinical Psychology)
Dementia is a terrible condition and whilst my family is dealing with a dementia situation, I thought it'll be good to explain some tips for keeping your brain healthy and reduce your risk for getting dementia according to the research. This psychology podcast episode includes lifestyle, diet and psychological tips. In the news section, you'll hear about the strange beliefs around sight, the best type of work for mental health during lockdown and what are the psychological effects of losing your religion? LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you liked this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Fiction Kickstarter (explained in episode) BACK IT NOW!- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/768138362/turning-winters-dissension-into-an-audiobook Biological Psychology Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology
21:05
March 08, 2021
PWP 77- How to Talk To a Child About Their Mental Health?
With the pandemic placing everyone's mental health under strain, as a clinical psychologist, a parent or an adult, a child may come up to you and express concern about their mental health. But what do you say to them? In today's clinical psychology episode, you'll learn about NOT to say in these types of situations and what could be helpful to children. In the news section, you'll heard about critical thinking and conspiracy theories, dolphin personalities and how conspiracy theories can make people feel special. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you liked today's episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Clinical Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/clinicalpsychology Note: nothing on this podcast is ever professional, medical or any sort of official advice. 
19:19
March 01, 2021
PWP- 76: How to Make Anxiety Your Friend? Clinical Psychology topic
Our culture tells us that if you suffer from anxiety, you're messed up and there is something wrong with you. But what if this isn't the case?  In today's clinical and abnormal psychology episode, you'll heard about a new way of thinking about anxiety with some research support. In the psychology news section, you'll heard about how saying 'girls are as good as boys' can be bad for girls, how breaking up affects our language, meaningful deaths in fiction, when people prefer to have good and bad things happen to them and the importance of relatable villains. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you like today's episode and want to support the podcast please, check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology
16:07
February 22, 2021
PWP- 75: What To Do When You Or Your Clients Are Feeling Overwhelmed Using Clinical Psychology
With the pandemic and everyday stress happening in our lives, it's easy to fill overwhelmed. So, in this clinical psychology episode, you'll heard about 3 tips to help you not feel overwhelmed. Whether you're a clinical psychologist, mental health profession, a student or anyone in-between, you should learn something today! In the news section, you'll heard about the learning styles myth, grateful people and their questionable acts, climate change anxiety and improvements in decision making during times of low mood. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you liked today's episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology: Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology
15:13
February 15, 2021
PWP- 74:5 Myths About Hypnosis Using Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy
Hypnosis is surrounded in a lot of mystic and there are a lot of myths surrounding it. Despite, it being useful in psychotherapy and other psychological settings. In today's episode, you'll hear about the myths surrounding hypnosis and how it is actually used in clinical psychology to help people. In the news section, you'll hear about the idea of a music 'sensitive period', the link between psychedelics and the placebo effect, how teacher opinions can impact grades and how having hope for the future can protect you against risky behaviors. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! If you enjoyed this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology Audiobooks- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/audio
15:17
February 08, 2021
PWP- 73: 5 Harmful Thinking Patterns Using Clinical and Cognitive Psychology
Returning to clinical and abnormal psychology, we look at the harmful thoughts and thinking patterns people can have and how this can impact our mental health, and the solutions to these harmful ways of thinking. In the news section, you'll hear about children and who they will priority saving, making psychology more representative, how US politicians use moral language when they have less power and researchers think White Americans are more representative of humankind. LISTEN NOW TO HEAR MORE! P.S- I know I say this is episode 72 but it is episode 73! If you like this episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: YOUR FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Abnormal Psychology: The Causes of Depression, Anxiety and More Third Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology Buy Direct From Me- https://www.payhip.com/connorwhiteley
21:53
February 01, 2021
PWP- 72: What Do Strong Relationships Have in Common Using Social Psychology?
Strong relationships are very important for our mental health, but what makes up a strong relationship? In this episode, you'll hear about five features of a strong relationships using research and referring to my own personal examples. (Including something I rarely talk about) In the news section, you'll hear about how personality can impact job satisfaction, revisiting the 'brain drain' effect and the key to a happy relationship and couples. Listen now to hear about this great topic! If you like today's episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology of Relationships: The Social Psychology of Friendships, Romantic Relationships and More...- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/humanrelationships
16:12
January 25, 2021
PWP- 71: What Very Important Thing Have You Lost or Found on Your Psychology Journey?
In this bonus episode, I get personal by reading an article I submitted to the British Psychological Society last year. You'll learn what I have found on my psychology journey? What have you lost or found on your journey? Listen to hear my thoughts! If you like today's episode and want to support the podcast, please check out: YOUR FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Buying eBooks Directly from me- https://www.payhip.com/connorwhiteley
06:07
January 21, 2021
PWP-70: How to Tell if Someone is Lying Using Forensic Psychology?
Deceptions and lie detector is a 'pop' psychology topic with a lot of unscientific information. So, in this cognitive psychology and social psychology episode, you'll learn what the research says lie detector and the approaches you can take to find out if someone is lying to you. In the news section, you'll heard about the surprising things babies can do! Listen now to hear about this great topic! If you like the podcast and want to support it, please check out: FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology
19:04
January 18, 2021
PWP- 69: The 'Fast Development= Risky Vaccine' intuition and Consumer lay Theories Using Cognitive Psychology
With recent studies saying a third to half of people won't get the COVID-19 vaccine, in this cognitive psychology episode, we look at the 'Fast Development= Risky Vaccine' bias, why this is wrong and how it can be overcome. The only way to come out of the pandemic is to be vaccinated! In the psychology news section, I talk about healthy people losing their autobiographical memory, What Are Humans Like? and maladaptive daydreaming.  Listen now to hear about this great topic! If you like the podcast and want to support it, please check out: FREE and EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology Diaries 2021- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/books 
20:28
January 11, 2021
PWP- 68: How to Achieve New Year Resolution Using Psychology?
With it being the new year at last, many people are starting to create their goals or new year's resolution, but many of them will sadly fail. In today's episode, I give you some simple tips to achieve your goals. In the news section, I read from The Psychologist Magazine and discuss Northern Ireland's new mental health champion and what this means for other countries.  Also, why people with learning disabilities and other mental conditions are still capable of amazing things! Listen now to learn about this great topic! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Forensic Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology
18:35
January 04, 2021
PWP- 67: Approaches in Psychology for A Level Psychology Students
Whilst, I say this is for A Level psychology students since we look at the interesting topics positive psychology, the psychodynamic approach and beahviourist approach to behaviour. I believe everyone can get something out of this episode. In the news section, you'll learn about the powerful of 'awe' walks and how they can benefit your physical and mental health. Also, I talk about research on sadism. (THERE IS NO GRAPHIC DETAIL OR CONTENT) Listen now to learn about this great topic! If you enjoy the podcast and want to support it, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology 2nd Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology
18:34
December 28, 2020
PWP- 66: How Couples Can Stop Arguing Using Social Psychology?
It is perfectly normal for couples to argue, but if the arguing continues and it gets worse. This can have a number of negative effects on the relationship, the family among other concepts mentioned in systemic therapy. In this social psychology episode, you'll learn about some simple tips to try in your own relationship or if you're a systemic therapist then you should find this useful. In the news section, I talk about so-called political depression and the relationship between ownership and public spaces. Listen now to learn about this great topic! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Psychology Journals/ Notebooks (great for the new year or a gift!)- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/books Note: like always this is NOT legal, medical, relationship or any sort of professional advice.
16:05
December 21, 2020
PWP 65:3 Tips to Avoid Christmas Gift Giving Mistakes Using Cognitive Psychology
In case, anyone is doing some last minute Christmas shopping, you might want to learn how to avoid some common Christmas gift giving mistakes using cognitive psychology. It could help you find the perfect gift for your friends and families! In the news section, you'll learn about what's best for couples to resolve fights, how narcissism could have a positive edge during motherhood and how emotions can help prevent cognitive decline in older people. Listen now to learn about this great topic! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Formulation in Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.met/formulationinpsychotherapy
18:12
December 14, 2020
PWP- 64: 3 Tips to Help you Overcome Obstacles to Exercising More in 2021
As 2020 (a year that felt like a decade) is coming to a close, some people want might to start exercising more in 2021 and beyond, so in this cognitive psychology episode, I talk about tips to help you overcome the things that might be stopping you. In the news section, I talk about facial expressions and making an injection less painful, the secret to gift giving and why we don't always like empathetic people. Listen now to learn about this great topic! If you want to support the show, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Biological Psychology 2nd Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology
16:06
December 07, 2020
PWP 63: How Does Social Media Benefit Us?
There is a lot wrong with social media and it has a lot of negatives on well-being. However, there are a lot of great benefits of social media, so in this episode, I talk about the benefits and why social media can be good for us. In the news section, I talk about the brain and feeling the joy of others,feeling positive about hacking and why thank you letters are so important. Please listen to learn more! If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset What is Psychology?- a free eBook available on all major eBook retailers.
18:36
November 30, 2020
PWP 62- How to Help Men With Their Mental Health?
Whether it be stereotypes, beliefs, stigma or any other number of factors, it is very difficult for men to reach out and get professional help with they are experiencing a mental health difficulty.  So, in this episode, you'll learn about a number of ways to help your male friends, family members or patients reach out and get help. In the news section, I talk about how video games can help with well being, climate change communication, the horror sweet spot and more... Please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show, please check out FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Cognitive Psychology 2nd Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology
22:16
November 23, 2020
PWP- 61: Psychology of Religion and Carl Jung with J. F Penn
In this episode, I'm talking to USA Today and New York Times best-selling thriller author J.F Penn on the psychology of religion, Carl Jung and so much more. This is a great interview. In the news section, you'll about social media and well being, the brain and beauty centres and violent video games. Please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... You can find J.F Penn at: https://jfpenn.com/  If you want to support the show, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Audiobooks- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/audio
30:09
November 16, 2020
PWP- 60: New Ways to Deal With Stress
As the UK goes into Lock down and the pandemic worsen in much of the world, I thought it would be useful to remind everyone of how to deal with stress. In the news section, jargon and social groups and you'll learn about the less sleep means more masculinity stereotype. So, please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show, please check out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Development Psychology Second Ediiton- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology
15:60
November 09, 2020
PWP 59- Can Halloween Benefit Our Mental Health?
Halloween can be scary and for people who have mental conditions, it can be a traumatic time of year. But in today's episode, we talk about the possible benefits of Halloween on our mental health. In the news section, we learn about resources and group cooperation, robots and negotiations and Halloween. Please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast. If you want to Support the Podcast, please check out: Buying Direct- https://www.payhip.com/connorwhiteley FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset
17:19
November 02, 2020
PWP 58- 3 Reasons Why People Get Bored in Relationships
In all types of relationships, whether it be sexual or friendships, we experience boredom and a lack of excitement. In today's episode, we explore this interesting social psychology topic in more depth with the solutions to these common reasons as well. So, please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast. Want to Support the Podcast? FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 2ND EDITION- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology Note; this episode is not relationship or psychological advice. Please seek professional help if needed.
16:31
October 26, 2020
PWP 57- What is Formulation in Psychotherapy?
In clinical psychology, the topic of formulation is extremely important and many organisations require you to have this critical formulation. So, in today's episode, we take an in depth look at this important topic in clinical psychology. From what is formulation to why is it important and best practices. So, please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast.... If you want to support the podcast please check out: Formulation in Psychotherapy- https://books2read.com/u/mZjoLD  FREE 8 Psychology Book Boxset- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset
24:36
October 19, 2020
PWP 56- Should Psychologists Be Able to Prescribe Medication?
Recently, there has been a growing argument for psychologists to be able to prescribe medications to patients.  So, in this episode, we look at the background information and pros and cons of this argument. In the news section, you'll learn about living with mental health, how regret develops through childhood and much more.. So, please join me for another interesting episode... If you want to support the podcast, then check out: Formulation in Psychotherapy- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/formulationinpsychotherapy Biological Psychology 2nd Edition https://www.connorwhiteley.net/biologicalpsychology FREE 8 Psychology book Boxset- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset
28:27
October 12, 2020
PWP 55- Changing Visions: 2020- The Future of Psychology
By 2040, psychology would have changed a lot and it will look completely different to how it does now. So, this article I wrote earlier in the year, tells you about my predictions for how psychology would have changed in 2040. I hope you enjoy it. If you want to support the show, please check out: https://www.connorwhiteley.net/books FREE 8 Psychology Book Boxset- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset
06:44
October 07, 2020
PWP 54: What is Clinical Psychology and Why is Clinical Psychology Needed?
Clinical Psychology is a great and very interesting topic, and there's a massive job market for Clinical Psychologists. So, in today's episode, you'll learn about what clinical psychology is and why clinical psychology is needed. In the news section, you'll learn about coffee and memory, astronauts and sleep and more. So, please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast....
16:17
October 05, 2020
PWP 53: 4 Personality Types Most Resilience During the Pandemic
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, you'll learn about the 4 most resilience personalities during the COVID-19 Pandemic. In the news section, you'll learn about the importance of talking to children about racism, how people can use cognitive controls to stop and begin cheating and our ability to detect the beat of music. So, please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast. If you want to support the podcast, please check out: FREE 8 Psychology Book Boxset and your FREE  email course- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Health Psychology- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/healthpsychology
16:31
September 28, 2020
PWP-52: Why Do People Constantly Watch the News and How to Stay Optimistic During Difficult Times?
In today's cognitive psychology episode, you'll learn about why people are constantly watching the news or searching for information and how to stay optimistic during difficult times. In the news section, you'll learn about the relationship between causing harm and reward, winning streaks and the relationship between pain and profit. In the personal update, I announce some amazing upcoming episodes and more. So, please join me for another great episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the podcast, Please Check Out: FREE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOX SET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Check Out Grammarly (Free version available)- https://www.theglobalauthor.com/grammarly 
27:51
September 21, 2020
PWP 51- 3 Tips to Help Psychological Resilience
In today episode, you'll learn about the developmental psychology topic of building resilience and 3 tips to help you increase your own resilience. In the news section, you'll hear about the psychology of confessions, our ability to not feel the pain of others when we act under orders and a quick note on racial hair type biases. SO, please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show, please check out: FREE 8 Psychology Book Boxset- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology
20:56
September 14, 2020
PWP 50- Psychology of Cult
In today's episode, we learn about the Psychology of Cults and the self-soothing prejudice. In the news section, you'll learn about babies mood and memory and the psychology of Eye Contact So, please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... Kickstarter Link- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/768138362/one-daughters-journey-for-revenge?ref=9nqut4 FREE 8 Psychology Book Boxset- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset
18:58
September 07, 2020
PWP 49- How Artificial Intelligence Could Affect Human Behaviour: My Predictions
In today's episode, you'll learn about Artificial Intelligence and how I believe it will affect human behavior and you'll learn about the theory behind technology affecting cognition and supporting studies. In the news section, you'll about entitled people and anger, sacrifices in relationships and How Feelings of Optimism Change as We Grow Older. So, please join me for interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast. If you want to support the show, Please check out: Kickstarter- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/768138362/one-daughters-journey-for-revenge (I'm so grateful for your support) Cognitive Psychology 2nd Edition- https://www.connorwhiteley.net/cognitivepsychology Patreon- https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
26:21
August 31, 2020
PWP 48-The Power of Re-framing a Diagnosis
In today's episode, we look at clinical and abnormal psychology where you'll learn about the power and the exciting benefits of re-framing a mental health diagnosis to be positive. In the news section, you'll heard about how the shape of a wine glass influences our drinking and the importance of short term pleasure and long term goals. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the podcast, then please check out: https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley for bonuses https://www.connorwhiteley.net/audio
17:58
August 24, 2020
PWP 47- The Ultimate Stress Reducer According to a New Study
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, you'll learn about the ultimate stress reducer according to a new study by the University of Sussex. In the news section, preferring strangers over friends and politics as well as a sense of belonging and STEM subjects. So, please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... Also, if you want to support the show then please check out: https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley and https://www.connorwhiteley.net/scififantasy
15:36
August 17, 2020
PWP 46- 6 Things to Say to a Depressed Person to Help Them
In today's episode, we talk about what you can say to a depressed person to help them. In the news section, you'll learn about online learning and how to make it effective for you (tips) and there's a new self-serving bias. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show and get bonuses, please check out www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley If you want to learn more about abnormal psychology and depression, please go to www.connorwhiteley.net/abnormalpsychology
19:16
August 10, 2020
PWP 45- What Infleunces Language Development?
In today's episode, we talk about what influences language development? In the psychology news section, you'll learn about white Americans and generalizability, vets showing weigh bias and shame and money gifts. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show and get bonuses then please check out www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley Click the link to get your FREE AND EXCLUSIVE 8 PSYCHOLOGY BOOK BOXSET- https://www.subscribepage.com/psychologyboxset Developmental Psychology Second Edition is now available: https://www.connorwhiteley.net/developmentalpsychology 
19:04
August 03, 2020
PWP 44- 5 Ways to Help overcome Social Anxiety
In today's episode, we talk about ways to overcome social anxiety.  In the news section, I talk about plant cognition, art and well being and why seeing art in a museum is better for well being. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show personally and get bonuses- please check out: www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
17:07
July 27, 2020
PWP 43- Why Do More Authentic People Live Happier Lives?
In today's episode, we talk about more authentic people tend to live happier lives. In the news section, I talk about living with elderly people and prejudice, how posing with cats impacts dating and how not taking breaks at works decreases your motivations and productivity. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show personally and get bonuses, please check www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
14:57
July 20, 2020
PWP 42- How Can Psychology Help During The Pandemic? BPS Conference 2020 Highlights
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we discuss how psychology can help governments and people during the COVID-19 pandemic. It's a great episode and one of my favourite so you will learn something. In the news section, I talk about methodological problems and the virus, what makes a good robot teachers and self compassion and chronic pain. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show and get tons of bonuses then please go to https://www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley If you want to learn about persuasion and influence please go to https://www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology
26:09
July 13, 2020
PWP- 41: How to Read People and Decode Facial Expressions
In today's episode, we talk about how to read people and how to decode facial expressions. In the psychology news section, I talk about using social media for research and the sound of coughs and illness So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want support the show and get lots of bonuses, please check out the show on www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley  If you want to learn more about psychology then please check out: www.connorwhiteley.net 
13:13
July 06, 2020
PWP- 40: Misconceptions About Sexual Interest Between The Genders
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we talk about the common misconceptions about sexual interest between men and women and why these misconceptions occur. In the news section, I talk about coffee and it's so-called addictive properties, politics and online jokes, school aged kids and secrets and self-esteem  and writing about your life. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show and gets tons of bonuses then please check out: www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley 
16:22
June 29, 2020
PWP 39- How Will Social Distancing Affect Child Development?
In today's episode, we talk about social distancing and how this will affect child development and the development of social skills and brain development. In the news section, I talk about the perception of lower income families and spending, how to stick to new routines like exercise and how accessible science can make readers over confident in their own knowledge. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... If you want to support the show and get tons of rewards and bonuses then please check out www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley 
16:16
June 22, 2020
PWP- 38: Psychology of Cuteness
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we talk about the psychology of cuteness as well as the benefits of having more cuteness in your life. In the news section, we discuss workplace democracy and authority, drugs and ego dissolution and Intervention differences between adults and child for antisocial behavior. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... P.S- if you want to support the show and get great rewards please check out: www.patreon.com/connorwhiteley
16:60
June 15, 2020
PWP- 37: How Does Racism Affect Your Health?
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at how racism affects your physical and mental health. In the news section, I talk about brain synchrony and whites lies in job reviews. Plus, in the personal update I give you exciting news about the new direction of the podcast. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
14:34
June 08, 2020
PWP- 36: What are Anxiety Disorders and Types of Anxiety?
In today's episode, we talk about what anxiety is and the different types of anxiety. In the news section, I talk about Brexit Anxiety and the problems of a slack of sleep. By the end of today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, you'll know what anxiety is and the many different types of the condition. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
20:21
June 01, 2020
PWP- 35: Myths about Apologies
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at the myths about apologies and what the truth is. So please join me about for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast... Today's episode is sponsored by my Sociocultural Psychology 2nd Edition book. Please see www.connorwhiteley.net/socioculturalpsychology 
06:03
May 26, 2020
PWP- 34: How Does Sleep Work? Biological Psychology
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at what sleep is and how sleep works. In the news section, I talk about personality and memory problems and the ripple effects of kindness. Also, all paperbacks are now available of the new psychology books. Find out more at: www.connorwhiteley.net/books So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
19:13
May 25, 2020
PWP- 33: 5 Ways to Deal With Negative Thoughts
We all have negative thoughts but if we don't deal with them then they can have very severe consequences for our mental health, and in this episode we look at how to deal with these negative thoughts. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast.
08:03
May 21, 2020
PWP-32: Why Do We Have Such Large Brains? Introduction to Social Cognition (Cognitive Psychology)
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at why humans have such large brains compared to other animals and why this is useful. In the news section, I talk about adults and play and science is a world without walls and why this is important. In the personal update, I give you life tips and ways to avoid burnout. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
23:38
May 18, 2020
PWP- 31: 5 Ways to Help a Friend With Grief
Grief and sadness are a part of all of our lives so in this episode we look at the best ways to help a friend get through their grief. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
07:34
May 14, 2020
PWP- 30: Does Treatment for Offenders Works (Forensic Psychology)
In this episode, we discuss the interesting question of whether treating criminal offenders is better than locking them up and throwing away the key? In the news section, I talk about the damage that wealth fantasies can have, the impact of films like Joker can have on mental health and more. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast... Note: due to technical difficulties the music is unavailable in this episode.
20:19
May 11, 2020
PWP- 29 Forensic Psychology: Types of Legal Systems
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we discuss types of legal systems and their cons and pros. In the news section, I talk about word choice and the environment, false memories and courts and teenagers, intelligence and narcissism. Note: the conversation were I mentioned 16,000 people had died from COVID-19, i was talking the UK death toll from a conversation from a few weeks ago. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
18:55
May 04, 2020
PWP Episode 28- Forensic Psychology: Public and Crime
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at my favourite topic in Forensic Psychology which is Public and Crime. It's a very interesting episode. In the news episode, we talk about not wanting to learn beneficial information, a quick note on suicide that you can always skip and how to make people green when they don't want to be green. So please join me for another episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
16:16
April 27, 2020
PWP Episode 27: Research Biases in Psychology Research
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at the different biases that can occur in psychology research and how to counter them, In the news section, I talk about an interesting article about 'Offline Friend Addiction' and the link between travelling and cheating. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast....
16:48
April 20, 2020
PWP Episode 26- The Future is Psychotherapy Could Be...
In this final in-between episode, I talk to you about teletherapy so I cover what it is and why this could become the future of psychotherapy? Especially after COVID-19. I hope that you find this useful!
08:26
April 16, 2020
PWP Episode 25- Generalisability and Creditabilty in Psychology Research
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, I talk about the importance of and ways to increase generalisability and creditability of psychological research findings. In the psychology news section, I talk about a range of interesting news including psychopaths and eye contact, hard workers vs genisuses for inspiration and how best to cheer up a friend in need. In the psychology news section, I talk about a range of interesting news including psychopaths and eye contact, hard workers vs geniuses for inspiration and how best to cheer up a friend in need.
22:37
April 13, 2020
PWP Episode 24- What to do during COVID-19 and How to Maintain Your Mental Health?
In this quick in-between episode, I talk about what to do during the COVID-19 lockdown and these things should help your mental health at the same time! I hope you enjoy and get lots of ideas from it!
07:35
April 09, 2020
PWP Episode 23- Research Types in Psychology
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we talk about the types of research in psychology and why they're important. In the news section, I talk about how psychology is adapting to COVID-19. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast.
21:41
April 06, 2020
PWP Episode 22- How to Deal With Loneliness During COVID-19 (and Everyday Life)
In this short in-between episode, I talk about how you, your family and your friends are avoid feeling lonely during these difficulties. I hope you enjoy and you should find a lot of useful tips in this episode.
09:60
April 02, 2020
PWP Episode 21: Developmental Psychology- How Poverty impacts Development?
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we investigate how living in poverty affects both psychological and physiological development. I love this topic. In the news section, I talk a range of topics including musicians and brain activity, behavioural nudges and commuters and more... This is the last week that you can get 50% OFF all my ebooks at www.payhip.com/connorwhiteley when you use coupon STAYSAFE at the checkout. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
20:29
March 30, 2020
PWP- 20: Developmental Psychology- Role of Peers and Play in Development
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, I talk about the importance of peers and play in child development and why its importance and in the introduction I tell you that if you go to www.payhip.com/connorwhiteley and use the coupon STAYSAFE you get 50% off all my books. In the news section, I talk about dogs and their brains, positives of selfies for mental health and more... Finally, in the personal update I give you a positive section during these strange times. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast.... 
24:46
March 16, 2020
PWP- 19: Attachment and Developmental Psychology
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we discuss the psychology behind attachment and how children develop attachment. In the news section, I briefly talk about toilet psychology, revision and memory and social and eating habits. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast....
18:28
March 16, 2020
PWP: Health Psychology- Social Explanations for why Obesity Develops
In this episode of The Psychology World Podcast, I talk about the social reasons for why obesity develops. In the news section, I talk about god and leadership as well as feeling the pain of others. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
19:05
March 09, 2020
PWP Episode 17- Health Psychology: Biopsychosocial Model
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, I quickly explain what Health Psychology is and I explain my favourite model in psychology and why the Biopsychosocial model is the best for health and abnormal psychology. In the news section, I talk about four very interesting experiments from language development to OCD and winter to TV and dating preferences. SO please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
24:13
February 24, 2020
PWP 16- Health Psychology: Biological Explanations for Obesity
In today's episode of the Psychology World Podcast, we'll be talking about the biological reasons for why obesity can develop. In the news section, I talk about sleep and willpower and fonts and political ideologies. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
19:31
February 24, 2020
PWP 15: Forensic Psychology
To celebrate the release of my book Forensic Psychology, in today's episode we're going to looking at the link or perceived link between mental illness and crime as well as what the truth is. In the news section, I briefly talk about political ideologies and fear, knowledge about autism and estimations and more. I hope that you enjoy today's episode and you can learn more about Forensic Psychology at: www.connorwhiteley.net/forensicpsychology
19:30
February 17, 2020
PWP: Bystanderism
Note: I apologise for the slight audio issue in the news section. it's better in the personal update section and there is no issue in the content section. Anyway in today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast we look at The Bystander Effect. What is it? How causes it? These questions will be the focus of today's episode. In the news section, I discuss should psychologists be allow to prescribe drugs and the psychology of drone fighter pilots. So please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
27:28
February 10, 2020
PWP Episode 13: Cognitive Explanations for the formation of Human Relationships
In today's episode, we explore the topic of the psychology relationships and what are the cognitive reasons for why relationships form. Personally, I like this topic. In the news section, I discuss a new study on how elderly copy with loneliness as well as an interesting study on how warm kills our desire for human contact. In the personal update, I talk about my new forensic psychology and Psychology of Human Relationship books and being more human. So please join me for another interesting, engaging and easy to understand episode of The Psychology World Podcast...
25:09
February 03, 2020
PWP: Ethics in Psychology
In today's episode of The Psychology World Podcast, we look at the ethics requirements in psychology and how these guidelines could be applied to everyday life as well. In the news section, I briefly discuss a new study about fake news and another study another sleep and witnesses. Soo please join me today for another episode of the Psychology World Podcast.
18:44
January 27, 2020
PWP Episode 11: Abnormal Psychology Treatment options for Depression
In today's episode, I discuss the interesting topic of the treatment options for depression as well as I briefly compare the effectiveness of biological and psychological treatment options using studies. In the news section, I discuss a concerning news feature from the January 2020 Psychologist magazine from the British Psychological Society. which treatment option is better out of Biological treatment or psychological. So please join me for another useful and interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast!
22:29
January 20, 2020
PWP: Abnormal Psychology Cognitive Explanantion for Depression
In today's episode, we continue our exploration of Abnormal Psychology and what causes depression and today we look at the role that mental processes have in the development of depression. In the psychology news section, I talk about a Brexit psychology book and more... So please join me today for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast.
30:13
January 13, 2020
Psychology World Podcast: Episode 9- What is Abnormal Psychology and Biological Explanation for Depression
Today, I talk about my favourite area of psychology... Abnormal Psychology.  I tell you the problems with defining 'normal' behaviour before I tell you about the biological causes for depression. Which is extremely interestingly. Please join me as we explore the amazing world of Abnormal Psychology...
18:59
January 06, 2020
The Psychology World Podcast Episode 8: Social Cognitive Theory
In today's episode, we look at one of my favourite psychological topics: Social Cognitive Theory. This concept is one of the most easy to see pieces of psychology-at-work in everyday life so please join me in today's great episode as we explore one of my favourite concepts in psychology. In the news section, I tell you about a new program for teachers in the UK and Portugal- and I give teachers a bit of support. In the the personal update section, I tell you my publishing plans for 2020 and how it affects you. (In a very good way)
27:38
December 30, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast: Episode 7- What is Social Psychology and Cultural Dimensions
In today's episode, we start to explore the very interesting world of social psychology and why it's so interesting and why I love it! Before, together we explore cultural dimensions and why cultures differ across the world. In the news section, I share a very interesting piece of psychology news about the bad side of homework and mentions of the positives of stress. Please join me in today's episode for more interesting and easy to understand psychology....
29:33
December 23, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast: Episode 6- Neurotransmitters
In this interesting episode, I share a piece of interesting psychology news from the British Psychological Society before explaining the exciting world of neurotransmitters and how they effective our world before would we push someone off a bridge to our feelings of love. So please come and join me for another interesting episode as we explore another psychology concept in an interesting but most importantly easy to understand way...
24:04
December 16, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast- Episode 5- Localisation
In today's episode, we explore one of my favourite psychological topics: localisation and in this episode we explore a supporting and non-supporting study in order to learn about this thrilling concept in an easy to understand way. In the psychology news section, i tell you about an interesting new article on obesity- so please join me for another interesting episode of The Psychology World Podcast!
25:15
December 09, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast- Episode 4- What is Biological Psychology and Neuroplasticity?
In today's episode, I introduce us to the very interesting subfield of biological psychology and we start with one of my favourite topics: neuroplasticity. So please join me in today's episode as we explore this interesting topic in my usual enjoyable and easy to understand way. In psychology news, I tell you about an unusual project but one that I believe in.
28:07
December 02, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast Episode 3- Reliabilty of Memory
As you will discover, I discuss a very interesting project in the world of psychology in the psychology news section and then I explain the very surprising and interesting world of the reliability of memory with reference to Loftus and Pickerel (1995) and Yuille and Cutshall (1986) Believe me you do not want to miss this episode! As you will discover that memory is both reliable and unlreiable.
26:14
November 25, 2019
The Psychology World Podcast- Thinking Bias
In this interesting episode together we explore why our thinking is flawed whilst we examine two cognitive bias and two supporting studies. In the psychology news section, I tell you about an interesting and important psychology article about retirement.  So please join me in this interesting episode as together we explore thinking bias...
28:02
November 17, 2019
What is Psychology and Cognition in the Ditigal World
Welcome to the first ever espodies of the Psychology World Podcast and in today's episode, I'll be introducing the podcast and what it's about before diving into the first that is perfect for today's society's Cognition in a Digital World but more importantly: is technology good or bad for us? With reference to psychology case studies, together we answer this interesting question. So please come along and enjoy!
24:33
November 11, 2019