This event has been CANCELLED.
Are you considering a career in Sports and Exercise or Health Psychology?
Come and join us to find out more and meet fellow members!
The event will include presentations from two speakers, one sports and exercise psychologist and one health psychologist and a panel Q and A which will also include two trainees, one from each field. Speakers begin at 6.30pm.
Please see the programme tab for further information.
The BPS London Office,
30 Tabernacle Street,
Nearest tubes: Moorgate (Circle, Metropolitan, Hammersmith and City and Northern (City branch) lines) and Old St (Northern Line (City branch)).
Ruth Lowry is a Chartered Psychologist and HCPC registered as a Practicing Sport & Exercise Psychologist. She is a Chartered Scientist, Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and the chair of the BPS Training Committee for the Division of Sport & Exercise Psychology. Ruth is an assessor and research supervisor for the Society’s Qualification in Sport and Exercise Psychology. She is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Reader in the Psychology of Active Living at the University of Chichester – a post held since 2008. She has held the post of Programme Director for the MSc Sport & Exercise Psychology (BPS Stage One) and Coordinator of Postgraduate taught degrees in the Department of Sport & Exercise Sciences.
Her current research interests concern the role of physical activity in promoting health and wellbeing and how social influence can enhance or thwart individual behaviour. Current research projects concern specialist populations such as the promotion of physical activity for individuals with dementia and their carers, the measurement of physical demands on army cadets and the use of rock drumming as a novel method to enhance wellbeing of ASD adolescents. Ruth is also completing a European funded, longitudinal evaluation of community groups aimed at enhancing the health, wellbeing, social cohesion and employability of men in the UK, France, Belgium and the Netherlands.
Health psychologist to be confirmed.
Who can attend?
This is a free event for member of The British Psychological Society only.
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