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UCD Psychology journal achieves top world ranking by impact factor

According to the latest Thomson Reuters Impact Factors, the International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology (IRSEP), an academic journal from the UCD School of Psychology has topped its field based on its first impact factor of 3.353 – making it the world's highest ranked journal in the field of sport psychology and the 5th highest ranked (out of 75 journals) in the field of “applied psychology”.

Pesky gNATs Wins the 2014 SPARKie “Good” Award

On October 30th the 2014 “Good” SPARKie was awarded to a computer game based mental health intervention for children called “Pesky gNATs”.  Pesky gNATs was co-designed by Dr Gary O’ Reilly at the UCD School of Psychology and Dr David Coyle at the Department of Computer Science, University of Bristol, with Bristol based game developer Opposable Games.   Pesky gNATs is a world leader in using technology to transform the delivery of mental health interventions for children.