App-based aftercare services for inpatients with psychological illnesses
Digital media such as a mobile phone application have the potential to complement and improve existing psychotherapeutic services and to close existing gaps in healthcare services. The current COVID-19…
Andrea Frick is an SNSF Professor at the Department of Psychology and Head of the research unit Development of Spatial Cognition. Her research interests are: cognitive development | spatial cognition |…
Education and Training in Clinical Psychology and Psychological Psychotherapy in Switzerland
A new article summarizes opportunities for education in clinical psychology and training in psychological psychotherapy in Switzerland.
In sum, Switzerland offers education in Clinical Psychology in…
Zeitschrift für Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie
Dominik Schoebi and Simone Munsch edited a special issue on the Family as resource, focus, and context of therapeutic interventions.
Working Memory: a new book by Prof. Camos
This new book co-edited with Robert Logie and Nelson Cowan present the most advanced research about working memory, the central component of human cognition in charge of short-term maintenance and processing…
Fakultätspreis/Prix de la Faculté for Viviana Leupin.
Viviana Leupin was awarded the Faculty Award for her Master thesis entitled "The neural response to heartbeats determines the emergence of conscious awareness at a sensory threshold". The award acknowledges…
Virtual Reality elicits natural social behavior
In recent years, research in social attention and cognition (again) saw a discussion around the appropriateness of presenting stimuli on a computer screen - e.g. human faces displaying various emotional…
Prof. Camos is new Associate Editor
Congratulations to Prof. Valerie Camos for been the new Associate Editor of Developmental Review, a journal among the top 3 journals in developmental psychology in the world and the most renown for publications…