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Practice guidelines & policy documents
For more practice guidelines and policy documents, go to the BPS Shop.
Please note: All documents below are PDF.
|Autistic Spectrum Disorders: Guidance for Chartered Psychologists Working with Children and Young People|
In review. Contact Policy Team.
|Child Protection Position Paper (2nd edition)|
Description: Safeguarding children and young people from abuse, harm and neglect – the responsibilities of Chartered Psychologists.
|Psychology Concise Guide for Stroke||Description: This concise guide contains selected recommendations from the National Clinical Guideline for Stroke, 3rd Edition.|
Author: Royal College of Physicians
Publication date: 2008
Size: 59KB; 4 pages
|Database of Disaster Resources|
Description: Helps psychologists gain access to relevant resources in their work with those psychologically affected by disasters and other major incidents.
Description: Guidance for applied psychologists in their work with sexual and gender minority clients.
|Guidelines on the use of Electronic Health Records|
Description: The guidance discusses the professional, ethical and legal responsibilities of members contributing to electronic health records which are being implemented in the NHS and other organisations.
Description: Good practice guidelines related to physical activity, weight-loss surgery, pharmological interventions, applied psychology and obesity management and psychological interventions.
For the NICE guidelines visit National Institute for Health & Clinical Excellence.