How can we tell when somebody is ready to stop using Heroin?

Heroin is a highly addictive drug which people find very hard to stop using. Medication is generally needed to overcome serious withdrawal symptoms which are often compared to a bad dose of flu. Even with the best of professional care, very strong cravings for the drug often lead people to relapse to heroin when the […]

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Can emojis help promote social change?

To mark World Emoji Day an Edge Hill University expert looks at how the face mask emoji could be an important way to encourage behaviour change around wearing face masks as part of the Covid-19 recovery phase.

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Edge Hill psychologist shortlisted for book award

Psychologist, author and broadcaster Professor Geoff Beattie from Edge Hill University has received international recognition for his ground-breaking work on trophy hunting and climate change.

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Psychology Professor’s book on Trophy Hunting shortlisted for international award

Professor Geoff Beattie’s book ‘Trophy Hunting’ has been shortlisted for a 2019 Taylor & Francis Outstanding Book and Digital Product Award in the Outstanding Professional Category. Taylor & Francis publishes 7,000 new books each year, with a backlist of over 140,000 titles available in print and digital formats. The shortlist for this international award is […]

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