Psychology

Psychology

A popular misconception is that psychology is mainly emotive and involves a lot of psychobabble and self-help jargon: this is an extremely misleading view. Psychologists use scientific methods and empirical research to study human behaviour. They also examine how environmental and cultural factors help shape us. They then use this knowledge to help people overcome […]

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Career Profile: Working as a Psychologist

Career Profile: Working as a Psychologist

Michael Byrne, Principal Psychology Manager with HSE tells us about his educational path and his work as a psychologist with the Health Service Executive. From an early age I wanted work as an engineer. Before becoming a psychologist I enjoyed working as a design engineer exclusively through Japanese. My prolonged immersion in the vibrant but […]

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