Stress

Researchers have dismissed the notion that frequent internet usage - in particular the use of social media - contributes to higher levels of stress.
Some mental health workers find it difficult to recognise their own burnout and even when they do they struggle to admit it to others says a study presented today at the British Psychological Society Division of Occupational Psychology annual conference in Glasgow.
People working in prisons and in secure hospitals in the UK may be at considerable risk of work-related stress, exhaustion and depression says a study presented today at the British Psychological Society’s Division of Occupational Psychology conference in Glasgow. 
On our Research Digest, guest blogger Jordan Gaines Lewis reports on a new study.
Healthcare providers have been advised to consider the psychological needs of patients with heart conditions.
The workshop considers the presentation of stress reactions in children and how to assess them. Timetable
This workshop is for anyone interested in learning about meta-synthesis of qualitative research for the purposes of systematically reviewing a diverse evidence base. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee
Create and utilise mixed methods research designs in applied psychology. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends
Integral Theory Practice (ILP) – a practical introduction to the field of transpersonal theory to benefit your transformative work with individuals, groups and organisations. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Wo
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 Details Pluralism in qualitative research combines methods, analyses or interpretations to se
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
This workshop will provide an opportunity to enhance your professional practice in relation to designing, implementing and evaluating psychological interventions underpinned by current integrative innovative developments in theory, research and pr
Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends Details Psychological formulation will allow for exploration of the presenti
The Enabling Workplaces Working Group of the Division of Occupational Psychology presents a workshop on the diagnosis and assessment of adults with specific cognitive difficulties (e.g. Dyslexia). Timetable
This event is fully booked. Please call +44 (0)116 2529512 to be added to a waiting list. 
Girls who are vulnerable to depression because they have a history of the condition in their family experience greater responses to stress, a new study has revealed.
Young people who act as a carer in their household are likely to experience chronic emotional stress, a new study has found.
Females can be more susceptible to Alzheimer's disease if they display neurotic tendencies, according to a new study.
Researchers at Concordia University have identified a means of predicting who is most susceptible to stress.
Services for the UK's veterans and their families are “patchy and poorly coordinated,” Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes from Anglia Ruskin University will tell a conference today.
Servicemen and women with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) could benefit from trying breathing-based meditation, a new
The physical environment in which nurses work can have a big effect on their job satisfaction levels, according to new
Factors that cause women to experience stress can lead to them putting on weight, a study has found.
How people react to stressors has a stronger influence on people's ability to sleep than the number of factors that are causing the stress, a new study has concluded.
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