DCP Faculty for Children and Young People Professional Development Study

This event is for all clinical psychologists with an interest in working with children, young people and families. 


Professional Update
Dr Jenny Taylor, Chair of DCP, will be presenting her model of clinical psychology as an applied science, exploring what this means and how it can support the profession in the changing public sector.

Dr Duncan Law, Chair of the CYP Faculty, has been closely involved in the development of Children and Young People's IAPT and will be presenting the latest information on this, with a particular focus on using service user feedback and outcome tools to improve clinical practice. There will also be an opportunity to discuss this work and to feed your views into the CYP IAPT process.

Clinical Update
Dr Cathy Creswell, MRC Clinician Scientist Fellow - Winnicott Unit , University of Reading and Co-Director Berkshire Child Anxiety Clinic- has been involved in research on anxiety in children for a number of years and has co-authored with Lucy Willetts books for parent including "Overcoming your Child's Fears and Worries". She will be presenting her latest work on low intensity guided self help for childhood anxiety at the study day.


10.30 Registration and Refreshments
11.00 Clinical Psychology- The Appliance of Science
11.00 Dr Jenny Taylor
12.00 Lunch
12.45 Low Intensity Guided Self-Help for Childhood Anxiety
12.45 Dr Cathy Creswell
14.00 Update and Discussion on Children and Young People's IAPT
14.00 Dr Duncan Law

Booking information


  • DCP Faculty for Children and Young People members: £36 (£30 + VAT)
  • DCP members: £48 (£40 +VAT)
  • Society members: £60 (£50 + VAT)
  • Society non-members: £84 (£70 + VAT)

How to book:

Register using the online booking form.

Thu, 22/03/2012 (All day)
Contact Information: 
DCP Faculty for Children and Young People