Dr Vincent Egan discusses the International Congress on Applied Psychology conference

Dr Vincent Egan, Clinical and Forensic Psychologist at the Centre for Forensic and Family Psychology (University of Nottingham), was invited to speak at the¬†International Congress on Applied Psychology conference in a symposium on sadism. The International Congress on Applied Psychology (ICAP) conference was held in Montreal over five very hot days in late June, 2018; …

Psychometric tools can be hard to find – some helpful links to free online resources

Psychometric tools include the questionnaires we use for psychological assessments. In both research and practice, psychometrics allow us to objectively measure things like personality traits, behaviours, emotional experiences and psychological symptoms. Psychometrics are big business, for example the most accurate IQ tests cost over ¬£1000 and require specialist training to administer. Students and trainees often …