Professor of Sociology and Social Policy and Director of the Centre for Citizenship, Conflict, Identity and Diversity, Professor Surya Monro, who has written extensively on issues surrounding Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people. Here, she comments on health professionals in England being told to ask patients aged 16 or over about their sexual orientation, under new
With expertise from Child Psychologist Dr Paige Davis (pictured left from the University of Huddersfield), Bob Nicholson (Edge Hill University), Kate Fox (University of Leeds), Justin H G Williams (University of Aberdeen) and Cate Watson (University of Stirling), the ‘Humour Me’ podcast explores how our humour develops as we grow up and also looks at the
Professor of Psychiatry for Older Adults John Wattis is from the University of Huddersfield and comments on the BBC News report where senior judge Sir James Munby criticises the ‘inhuman’ separation of elderly couples. Professor Wattis gives an example of how an elderly couple can suddenly find themselves torn apart and says as a society we need to
Petr Kovalenkov/Shutterstock.com Dr Brendan Canavan is a Senior Lecturer in Marketing at the University of Huddersfield. Here, in an article first published on The Conversation, he talks about the term ‘existentialism’ and why it could very likely be the philosophy for the future to adopt and improve one’s mental well-being.
Dr Sarah Kendal is a Principal Lecturer and Head of the Division of Mental Health and Learning Disability. Here, she talks about the BBC News item, which reported according to data from NHS Digital young women are the highest risk group in England for mental health problems.