News & Upcoming Events

Thursday 5th December 2019

Claudia’s new book The Art of Rest is published

A guide to using the best evidence to find respite in the modern word. We’ve started to take sleep more seriously, but do we get enough rest?

The Art of Rest cover

Saturday 14th September 2019

Talk on Mind over Money at the How To Academy’s How to Change your Life Festival 

Claudia will be speaking about the psychology of money at the day-long event at the Royal Geographical Society in London. More info & tickets here

Logo for How to Change your Life festival

Wednesday 19th June 2019

New documentary – Vaccination: the Global Picture, BBC World Service 

Why have a minority of parents become reluctant to get their children vaccinated in various parts of the world? And with a resurgence of cases of measles, which psychological approaches might give people the confidence to vaccinate?  You can listen here

Saturday 10th June 2019

Cheltenham Science Festival

The Science of Afternoon Tea -  come and hear why tea matters with Claudia, chemist Andrea Sella and materials scientist Mark Miodownik. And the best bit is that while you listen you get to eat a cream tea.

Tea pot and cups

Friday 7th June 2019

Cheltenham Science Festival

Come to see All in the Mind recorded at Cheltenham Science Festival.  I'll be joined by a panel of guests include BBC Breakfast's Louise Minchin to discuss how to get motivated, and how not to procrastinate.

Monday 3rd June 2019

Does Reading Make You a Better Person?

Many claims have been made for the beneficial effects of reading fiction, from an increase in volunteering and charitable giving to the tendency to vote – and even with the gradual decrease in violence over the centuries. Can this be true? Check out my latest column for BBC Future.

A child reading

Jan - May 2020

Come and hear me talking about The Art of Rest

Card with list of tour dates