School of Psychology

Psychology students gain valuable experience in the Kimberley

June 28th, 2018

Two clinical psychology students have returned from a life-changing trip to assist those with mental health issues in the Kimberley as part of their studies.

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The future needs women in STEM

March 29th, 2018

Murdoch University hosted the WISE Women Symposium this week following the International Women’s Day #PressforProgress movement being championed by celebrities across social media.

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Caladenia Counselling Clinic re-opens to the public

February 18th, 2018

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The Caladenia Counselling Centre at Murdoch University is now open for 2018, offering affordable counselling services to members of the public and Murdoch students.

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Undergraduates’ development enhanced through corporate support

September 21st, 2015

Taylor-Jane Belotti

Taylor-Jane Bellotti and Ashleigh Lindsay have vastly different study areas, yet the symmetries in the experience and opportunity gained through practical placement at St John of God Hospital and Herbert Smith Freehills respectively is parallel.

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Opinion: What underlies public prejudice towards asylum seekers

May 12th, 2014

Dr Anne Pedersen and fellow Curtin University researcher Dr Lisa Hartley have jointly contributed an article to The Conversation about the underlying causes of prejudice in Australia towards asylum seekers.

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FIFO workers receive reduced fee counselling

April 19th, 2013

The Murdoch Psychology Clinic is offering reduced fee counselling sessions for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers and their partners for the months of May and June.

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Research informs healthy body image for girls

January 8th, 2013

If you want your daughter to feel better about her body, a Murdoch University researcher says to shift the focus from appearance to function.

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Study examines weight and stress links to circulation

December 11th, 2012

Murdoch University’s School of Psychology is seeking female participants for a study on how stress and being overweight/obese affect blood flow in the skin.

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FIFO workers: companies don’t care

December 10th, 2012

Preliminary findings from two fly-in fly-out (FIFO) studies reveal partner dissatisfaction and a distinct perception among workers that companies don’t care about their wellbeing.

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Research ARC-ed up for four projects

December 3rd, 2012

Murdoch University researchers have received support for four projects in the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) funding.

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