Children and Family

The Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Taskforce is seeking suggestions from professionals who work with children and young people directly or indirectly, about how mental health services could be improved for children and you
Boys are more likely than girls to use relational aggression in an effort to harm or manipulate other people, a new study has concluded.
The Annual Conference of the British Psychological Society's Division of Neuropsychology is taking place today, Friday 28 November, at the Holiday Inn, Regent’s Park, London.
The emotional wellbeing, social functioning and self-esteem of teenage girls can be affected by differences in breast size, a new
The Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing Taskforce is calling on frontline professionals to air their views on how
This workshop will provide an outline of Motivational Interviewing as a tool to effectively engage people in recognising the need to change and action planning for alternative futures. Timetable
Mistakes made during the learning process can be good for a person's memory, according to a new study.
Women who miscarry may feel grief, guilt and anger even years after the loss says new research published in the British Journal of Health Psychology.
Picture a one-year-old infant crawling across a table top. Half way across, the surface becomes transparent so that it appears there is a deep drop.
The amount of education a mother receives can influence their child's academic success, according to a new study.
The workshop will explore approaches to parenting in different cultures. It will examine how parenting is affected by contextual variables and wider cultural values.
This CPD event will explore neurodevelopmental disorders focusing particularly on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
This workshop is over 2 days separated by 6 months. This is the second day and it will build on the content presented on the first day.
This workshop is over 2 days separated by 6 months. This is the second day and it will build on the content presented on the first day.
An opportunity for Clinical and Educational Psychologists working with children to update their practice and increase skills in undertaking cognitive assessment of children and young people.
This workshop is cancelled This workshop is for anyone interested in learning about meta-synthesis of qualitative research for the purposes of systematically reviewing a diverse evidence base.
Most parents lie to their children, often as a way to control their behaviour.
** Please note: This event is now fully booked ** An introduction to positive psychology. Learn the difference between this paradigm and traditional psychology frameworks.  Timetable
Widening the perspective about aggression in adolescents with ASD. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends Details Aggression
The workshop will offer a clear and structured introduction to a number of current professional and ethical issues likely to be encountered within psychological practice. Timetable
Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends
A new perspective on conducting research in psychology. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends
This workshop will offer researchers who are more used to working within quantitative paradigms some ways, advantages and challenges of combining quantitative methods with qualitative methods to conduct mixed methods research.  Timeta
There are serious and deeply ingrained problems with the commissioning and provision of children’s and adolescents’ mental health services, says a House of Commons health select committee report published today.
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