Mental Health

Systematic assessment of the risk of harm to self and others is now generally accepted to be a crucial component in the effective management of individuals with a history of harmful behaviour.  Using the method of structured professional judg
A Fellow of the British Psychological Society has helped produce new guidance relating to the social and emotional wellbeing of children.
Evidence-Based Mental Health (EB
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) has strongly welcomed the Welsh government's Together for Mental Health strategy.
This event is fully booked.
The course will begin with an introduction to the science of sleep and then go on to described the various types of insomnia, backed up by use of case examples; before introducing a range of assessment and treatment options.
This workshop aims to develop knowledge and practice in the area of self-harm and suicidal behaviour in forensic settings.
Examining Models of Assessing Victims in Order to Treat Them Effectively
People are increasingly moving across national borders and becoming resident in countries where they may not be fluent in the national language.
People employed in artistic or scientific professions receive more treatment for mental health issues than the general population, according to a new 
Leadership of Psychological therapy services, teams and departments has never been more important, yet many in the Applied Psychology professions believe their core training leaves them ill-equipped for the challenge.
This workshop provides an opportunity for practitioner psychologists to learn how to use the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI).
This two-day workshop will offer participants a firm foundation for working with PTSD using Trauma-Focused CBT, underpinned by a relational philosophy.
The workshop will help occupational psychology practitioners to gain a better understanding of common mental health problems and their impact on the workplace.
The aim of this workshop is to increase professionals’ confidence and awareness of working with suicidal patients.
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) could perform better academically if they carry out more exercise.
This workshop introduces a simple, emotion focused, approach to making sense of mental distress.
Psychological and mental health services are currently going through a huge change agenda in order to survive. There are expectations for increased productivity as well as quality demonstrated by a wide ranging performance targets.
Please note this event has been cancelled Adaptation-based Process Therapy (APT) was developed by the speakers in response to both our clinical feelings and client demands for an intervention that went beyond behavioural or cognitive based
Today, Wednesday 10 October, is World Mental Health Day.
New research published in the journal PLoS ONE suggests that humanitarian workers could be at increased
The award-winning American health journalist Robert Whitaker is giving a free public lecture in Oxford on Wednesday 5 December 2012.
Addressing the fears teenagers find difficult to overcome could help tackle depression among this age group.
An editorial in Nature has emphasised the need for more funding for scientific research into the causes underlying the effectiveness of psychological therapies.
It is well established that parents frequently overestimate their children's intelligence and the amount of exercise they get.
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