The Faculty is pleased to present this half-day event on the Psychology of Substances and Sex. More recently referred to as ‘Chemsex’, sex and drugs have often been experienced and enjoyed in conjunction. However for some people this can pose unintended physical and mental health risks. In recognition of a growing need, especially with men who have sex with men, this event is aimed at healthcare professionals working with people experiencing difficulties in their combined sex and substance use.
The causes of sexual aggression are many, but research and anecdotal evidence both suggest that at least part of it has to do with men overestimating women’s levels of sexual interest.
Psychology of Sexualities Section:
Innovations in Psychology and Sexualities Conference & Annual General Meeting
Friday 2nd December 2016 at BPS Offices, Tabernacle Street, London
This one-day Psychology of Sexualities Section Annual Conference (and Annual General Meeting) will focus on the theme of Innovations in Psychology and Sexualities. Contributions will include a keynote, individual conference papers, and short 5 minute Pecha Kucha style presentations.
Radical feminism conceives of pornography as fundamentally harmful to women. But past research on how porn influences how we think about equality for women has been inconsistent and often reliant on underpowered studies.
This seminar will focus on psychologists’ roles as spokespersons within debates about marriage as well as psychological research on same-sex couples; and on public opinion about the right to marry another person without r
The British Psychological Society (BPS) denounces the reported proposal by the Indonesian Psychiatric Association to classify lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender sexual and gender identities (LGBT) as mental illnesses.
How do you give your client permission to bring sex into the session?
The DCP Faculty for Clinical Health Psychology presents its annual AGM and CPD event, '30 years of HIV: Clinical Interventions to address the Impact on Stigma'
Faculty of Clinical Health Psychology AGM will be held between 12.30 and
Unfortunately this workshop is now cancelled.
Find out why suicide is more prevalent in men and to learn how you can improve male help-seeking make your therapy more male-friendly
The discipline of Psychosexual Medicine that has developed in this country since the 1960s is ill understood by the public and some health professionals.
This exciting CPD event will be of value to anyone with an interest in assessment and therapy for gender identity and sexuality issues in children, adolescents and adults
PACT helps couples move towards secure functioning by integrating early attachment theory, arousal regulation and neuroscience into intervention.
A Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT) is a new and innovative approach to cou
This Bondage and discipline, domination and submission, sadism and masochism (BDSM) and further sexualities workshop will provide both information and experiential practice so that delegates can usefully work with these client groups.
A last chance opportunity for any aspiring Clinical Psychologists that identify as being from a minority group such as BME, LGBTQ, or disability to hear from lecturers of London courses talking about the applica
There is a recognition that, like other minority populations, LGBT people face discrimination and oppression and that this can lead to psychological trauma, minority stress and compromised wellbeing.
NHIVNA Study Day 2015
Full programme and registration form can be downloaded here
A video commissioned by the Department of Health to deepen health professionals’ understanding of the psychological aspects of working with women who have experienced female genital mutilation (FGM) is being launched at a professional development
Collaborating counselling psychologists at Regent’s University London, Dr Markus Bidell and Professor Martin Milton have called for the development of international lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) psychology and psychotherapy standar
This conference marks the launch of an NHS Choices video for health professionals commissioned by the Department of Health to increase understanding of the psychological aspects of working with women who have experienced fem
Date: Friday 28 November 2014
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Venue: GC1.08, Tower Building, 166-220 Holloway Road, N7 8DB (opposite Holloway Road tube station)
Organised by the Psychology of Sexualities Section (including the AGM), speakers include:
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.