Adversity and Compassion

Compassion has been the subject of numerous studies, many with a common theme of “numeracy bias” or “psychic numbing”. This means that while we may feel compassion towards a single…

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Firesetting: Understanding and Prevention

During the recent Australian bushfire crisis there has been significant misinformation in the media about how acts of arson have contributed to the disaster. In psychology, when we look at…

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