Want to make friends? Lose the bling

3 May, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

If you want to make new friends you should leave flashy status symbols at home, suggests new research. Here’s why less really is more.

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Did you hear? Gossip can be good for you

22 August, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Often frowned upon as being destructive and harmful, it turns out the age-old art of gossip does have its plus-sides.

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4 ways to help kids resist peer pressure

29 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Even the most non-conformist kids are not immune to peer pressure. Here’s how parents can help children handle it, before it becomes an issue.

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Why IRL friendships are good for you in the digital age

21 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Step away from your screen and pick up the phone – research shows nothing beats real-life friendships to feel truly loved.

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How your friends can influence your mood and behaviour

8 February, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Cultivating strong relationships can have a positive effect on our health and wellbeing.

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