Covid-19

Furlough was ‘blessing and curse’ as hospitality workers report both psychological stress and physical health benefits

The first COVID-19 lockdown was associated with psychological stress for hospitality workers who experienced work loss, according to new research by the Pennsylvania State University, emlyon business school, and the Georgia Institute of Technology. The […]

Children

Some parents admit they would give children prescription drugs to boost academic and extracurricular performance

In 40% of situations, parents would consider giving their children medication to enhance their performance, according to new research by the University of Cologne. The study, conducted by Dr Sebastian Sattler and his colleague Phillip […]

Mental Health

From Fearful to Fearless – New Book demonstrates why creating psychological safety is the core process

Psychological safety and its importance at home, at school, in the community and in the workplace has only grown in prominence over the course of 2020. Whilst the pandemic has served to confirm its significance, […]