How Parents Know when to Really Worry

  Almost 10 years ago, while kicking a football in a local suburban park with my son, I came upon an oak tree with six or seven bunches of flowers at the bottom of it. Stuck to the tree with … Read More

Getting to Know You is as Easy as A, B, C or D.

    AFTER a long interview process during the summer, Dionne Glenn was told she had to do one more thing before learning whether she would be hired as a branch manager for Central Bank of Houston: take a simple … Read More

Personality Tests Help Us Pinpoint High Perfomers

Which personality types tend to be most common among high performers? Would personality tests enable us to pinpoint people who have the potential to be high performers?   During the last half of the 20th century, there was a great … Read More

The rapid rise of online psychological assessment for recruitment and selection

  Globalisation and the increasing need for speed and efficiency in test administration and subsequent decision making have driven a marked increase in the use of online psychological testing within organisational settings in recent years. One of the major global … Read More

Contemporary issues in the use of psychological assessment for recruitment and selection

  The history of psychological assessment is almost as old as the development of psychology itself as a profession. Therefore psychological assessment can reasonably be considered to be among the oldest and most researched domains of psychological practice. The particular … Read More

Making your New Year’s Resolution Stick!

  It can be daunting when your list of New Year’s Resolutions is as long as your holiday shopping list. In addition to the post-holiday slump, not being able to keep your resolutions by February, March or even late January … Read More

Top 10 ways to beat the post-Christmas blues

Stay happy after Christmas The post-Christmas period can leave many of us feeling down. Back to work blues, an empty social calendar, festive weight gain, miserable weather and a dwindling bank balance can all contribute to a general feeling of melancholy. Thankfully, … Read More

Beating Christmas stress and anxiety

The Christmas season is meant to be a time of joy, but for many people it can be a time of stress, anxiety, disappointment or loneliness. Christmas comes with high expectations of perfect, happy families enjoying luxurious celebrations and gifts, but not all of … Read More

Top 10 Tips for Surviving Christmas

 Eat, drink and stay merry over the festive season Christmas is upon us! As well as being a joyous time of eating, drinking and being merry, for many people the festive season can be one of the most stressful times … Read More

Give the gift of a mentally healthy workplace

  As the holiday period approaches, some businesses are preparing for a well-earned break while others are looking ahead to one of their busiest periods of the year. Give the gift of a mentally healthy workplace Whether you’re winding down … Read More