Stress

Findings from the British Psychological Society and New Savoy staff wellbeing survey for 2015 show that 46 per cent of psychological professionals surveyed report depression and 49.5 per cent report feeling they are a failure. One quarter consider they have a long-term, chronic condition and 70 per cent say they are finding their job stressful.
Explore and experience the process of enhancing existing and developing new ways of relating to ourselves
This workshop will support participants to recognize and manage their own or others’ self-limiting thoughts that might be interfering with their performance or wellbeing
Event information The Northern Ireland Branch of the British Psychological Society is holding its 60th Anniversary Annual Conference at the Ballymascanlon House Hotel, Dundalk, Co Louth from 3-5 March 2016 and is pleased to open a lecture
This workshop will help psychologists and others understand the dynamics of secondary trauma and help direct victims, their family, counsellors and other supporters build resilience and the opportunities for post trauma growth. Timetable
Working with interpreters may provide an opportunity to develop new skills and to enrich our understanding of diverse cultures, idioms of distress, diverse explanatory health beliefs and constructions of well-being and mental health.
The workshop is an intensive one day ‘how to do CBT for OCD’ focused workshop in the use of CBT strategies for Primarily Obsessional ‘Pure O’ subtypes of OCD, with particular focus on those clients presenting with horrific, unwanted and intrusive
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
Further your knowledge and skills in trauma practice with cutting edge developments and insights from neuroscience research.
Consider broader influences on wellbeing and what this means for best-practice
Event information We all know that stress can lead to negative outcomes in terms of psychological and physical health; however, what is less clear is why these effects don’t occur in everyone.  In order understand these individual dif
Individual psychology does not map automatically onto work with groups or teams: what else do you need to be an effective team practitioner? Working with teams requires a subtle blend of skills and theoretical understanding.
People make change happen so here’s how to engage your people and help them deliver real change effectively. This workshop will help managers deploy change initiatives more effectively and efficiently.
Use client/participant biometric phone apps to collect/email data to you, for naturalistic data in daily life contexts for research/therapy. Timetable
This two day workshop bridges the gap between research & practice. Really practical content in trauma focused CBT underpinned with relational values. Timetable 1 March 2016
This workshop is an introduction to traumatic stress, examining trauma from evolutionary, historical and symptoms perspectives.
Edge Hill University’s Professor Dave Putwain has had a new research paper published in the British Journal of Educational Psychology.
The British Psychological Society has called upon all parties contesting the general election to describe the measures that they would put in place within 100 days of taking office to create an NHS culture that supports positive patient outcomes through building a supportive working environment for all NHS staff.
Recognition of the important role psychology has in the Freedom to Speak Up Review is welcomed by the British Psychological Society.
British Psychological Society, Research Seminar Series 2015: Exploring the ‘always on culture’.
A DVD designed to help people prepare for a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan, including guidance on how to relax, led to more successful scans. The patients receiving the DVD also felt less anxious during the scan says a paper published in the British Journal of Health Psychology.
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. 
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