Department of Psychology
Our experts give students the scientific skills to investigate and understand human behaviour and society.
Child conduct problems and socio-economic status
This project, funded by the Nuffield Foundation, aimed to understand the key reasons for young people developing conduct problems, with a view to developing interventions to help.
Giving a voice to new parents during the pandemic
A new UK-wide study is looking to give a voice to people who became parents for the first time during the pandemic, in order to learn how they can be best supported.
Psychologists awarded for innovative project to improve pupils’ mental health and wellbeing
Psychologists at the University of Sheffield have received a prestigious national award for a collaborative project to support pupils returning to school following lockdowns due to the Covid-19 pandemic.