Memory: The Link Between Past and Future

Memory: The Link Between Past and Future Richard Hill What is the Point of Memory?  Memory has evolved, no doubt, because it is a benefit to survival. This is quite clearly evident in many different ways: We remember where food is; we remember who is a friend and...

The Secret Language of Language

The Secret Language of Language Richard Hill LANGUAGE IS AN EXTRAORDINARY THING, but we don’t often think about it as such. More or less everyone talks, they do it from an early age, in a spontaneous way and it all seems very easy and unremarkable. Yet, it is...

Next Breakthrough or Next Shift?

Richard Hill Big Question “What is the next big breakthrough you are waiting for in mental health?”   A number of developments over the past decade seem to be pointing to a possible shift in the way we assess the relationship of academic study and...