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Below we feature a selection of case studies which illustrate how research carried out in the Department of Experimental Psychology is changing the world for the better and impacting on the lives of people in the UK and around the globe.

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New Policy Briefing Addresses Mental Health Effects of the Pandemic on Young People

In the Briefing, a team of researchers at King’s College London and Oxford University highlight the multiple effects that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on children and young people in the UK in their education and daily life, including challenges around social isolation, academic pressures, adjusting to online learning and coping with reopening of schools.