Making a difference in society

Real world issues and how psychology is making that difference

 
When?
Wednesday 7 June 2017, 5.30 pm to Wednesday 8 March 2017, 7.30 pm
Where?
03 MS 01, Rik Medlik Building, Stag Hill Campus, Guildford GU2 7XH
Open to:
Public, Staff, Students, Alumni, Teachers & Careers Advisors
Speaker:
Dr Naomi Klepacz, Dr Alesia Moulton-Perkins, Dr Birgitta Gatersleben, and Dr Fabio Fasoli

Professor Peter Hegarty, Professor of Social Psychology will chair presentations by applied research psychologists from the University of Surrey who will be addressing challenges faced in contemporary society. The topics will include research undertaken by clinical, social and environmental psychologists. Time will be allocated for a Q & A session to encourage debate and discussion on the themes presented.

Dr Naomi Klepacz 
(Research Fellow) 
Do you really know what you’re eating? The psychology of food labelling. 

Dr Alesia Moulton-Perkins 
(Senior Lecturer/Reader – Systems Biology) 
Development and initial piloting of Compassionate ProReal, an internet-delivered avatar therapy for depression in long-term conditions: A multiple-baseline case series study. 

Dr Birgitta Gatersleben 
(Reader in Environmental Psychology) 
Promoting sustainable lifestyles – an environmental psychology perspective. 

Dr Fabio Fasoli 
(Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellow) 
Giving voice to people to fight the ‘gay voice’ stereotype. 

These presentations will be of interest to psychologists and allied professionals, psychology students or anyone considering a career in psychology. 

Members of the public are welcome. 

This is a FREE event, which follows the BPS Wessex Branch AGM. 

Please wait in the Rik Medlik foyer if the AGM has not concluded. 

Prior booking is required as places are limited. 

For further information or to book go to: https://beta.bps.org.uk/Wessex-Difference-Jun17

If you have any queries regarding this event please contact Member Networks Services, quoting ‘Wessex-Difference-Jun17’, at: MemberNetworkServices@bps.org.uk

Alternatively telephone during office hours on +44 (0) 116 252 9515 stating the name and date of the event.

Date:
Wednesday 7 June 2017
Time:

5.30 pm

to Wednesday 8 March 2017

7.30 pm


Where?
03 MS 01, Rik Medlik Building, Stag Hill Campus, Guildford GU2 7XH
Open to:
Public, Staff, Students, Alumni, Teachers & Careers Advisors
Speaker:
Dr Naomi Klepacz, Dr Alesia Moulton-Perkins, Dr Birgitta Gatersleben, and Dr Fabio Fasoli

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