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We strive to advance psychological science in understanding human motivation and behaviour including with respect to improving the population’s mental and physical health.

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Feeling guilty for catching COVID? Here's how to manage it »

If you've caught COVID, it's normal to experience a range of emotions — including guilt.

What do we do with our finite life?’: how Covid reframed our relationship with ourselves »

Mass disruption has caused many to rethink what they want out of life and consider changes from prioritising mental health to reshaping their identity
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Aussies say they're more COVID compliant than their peers  »

The majority of Australians say they are extremely diligent when it comes to complying with COVID-19 restrictions, but think others aren’t.

The anxiety of a post-lockdown Christmas: an expert’s tips »

PhD researcher and psychologist, Aflaha Khan, provides tips on emerging from the quiet of lockdown to the cacophony of real-world socialisation.