Fighting mental illness in remote Australia

A unique mateship between fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) mining workers is helping to combat mental illness. Wesley McTernan, a PhD student with the School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy is investigating the social supports that are becoming increasingly vital between co-workers. Earlier this year at the International Congress of Occupational Health in Seoul, South … Continue reading Fighting mental illness in remote Australia

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Recognising a face

How do we recognise a face? Research degree student, Daniel Feuerriegel is at the Face Categorisation Laboratory at the Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium investigating how the brain does just this. Daniel is learning about the newly developed fast periodic visual stimulation technique. “When you present an image, let’s say at 5 times per … Continue reading Recognising a face