school of psychology and exercise science
February 14th, 2017
Researchers at Murdoch University have been the first to investigate the underlying psychological mechanisms that leads to a fear of blushing. This research could greatly reduce the number of sufferers opting for nerve destroying surgery to treat blushing. For some people the fear of blushing, also known as Erythrophobia, is so intense they occasionally resort […]
October 26th, 2016
A researcher at Murdoch University has investigated a migraine headache therapy which shifts treatment focus from the head to the neck.
October 4th, 2016
The impact of women’s mental health during pregnancy is the focus of a major collaborative study, examining whether maternal mental health has a detrimental impact on infant development and investigate factors that reduce the risk of harm.
May 6th, 2015
Students enrolled in Murdoch’s Indigenous enabling program K-Track are learning about health related issues and being encouraged to lead healthier lifestyles thanks to a new unit in the 14 week course.
March 11th, 2015
Chancellor David Flanagan and two staff from Murdoch’s School of Psychology and Exercise Science will be donning their best lycra and jumping on their bikes to raise funds for Youth Focus at the annual 2015 Hawaiian Ride for Youth.
February 17th, 2015
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has chosen the playing fields at Murdoch University as one of the official training venues for the ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2015.
January 28th, 2015
A new study by academics from the School of Psychology and Exercise Science at Murdoch University and Ludwig Maximilian University could help to make you happier at work.
December 2nd, 2014
A new study has suggested that a person's level of emotional security may be linked to their chance of suffering from headaches.
September 26th, 2014
The antidepressant benefits of the Indian spice turmeric have been supported by the results of a trial run by a Murdoch University researcher.
July 1st, 2013
Murdoch researchers are trialling a new technique to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) communicate.