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Two simple questions that have changed the way people hear inner voices

I recently wrote a blog for The Conversation website, entitled “Two simple questions that have changed the way people hear inner voices“. This discusses how the Maastricht Interview may be able to help some people better understand the voices they hear. SMJ

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My blog on the Huffington Post

A blog I wrote on voice-hearing for the Huffington Post is one of their ‘Featured Blog Posts‘ in their Science section this morning, which is nice. http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/simon-mccarthyjones/a-contested-experience-th_b_16130450.html?utm_hp_ref=science

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How to get YouTube videos to start and stop at a specific time

I was trying to insert a Youtube video into one of my blogs recently. I didn’t want the whole video to play when someone clicked on it, but just a small portion that was relevant to the point I wanted to make. … Continue reading

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A light that never goes out? Washington v. Trump

After having examined a ruling from the Pakistan Supreme Court a few weeks ago, this week I chanced to read the ruling from the State of Washington v. Trump case. In this, the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals denied the attempt to … Continue reading

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Wise words from the West Wing

I was re-watching the second season of the TV series The West Wing today. One of the episodes (#10, Noël) included a scene which, although speaking to a range of experiences, seemed particularly applicable to voice-hearing. One of the characters, … Continue reading

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The importance of love

In the sciences ‘love’ is often treated in a way that appears to take literally its status as a four letter word. Indeed, in leading works on hallucinations this word is often more effectively excluded than any expletive. But does … Continue reading

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Beginning of my blog

Welcome to my blog! For more details on my work, check out simonmccarthyjones.com

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