Therapy

A report published today by the British Psychological Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology ch
Encouraging people who have attempted suicide to take a course of short-term psychosocial counselling may be an effective way of preventing them from taking their own life in future, new
The Royal College of Nursing has warned that mental health services throughout the UK are under "unprecedented strain".
The workshop considers the presentation of stress reactions in children and how to assess them. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Work
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
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 This workshop will clarify who refugees and asylum seeking people are, as well as the
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 provide a deeper understanding of play and its inherent value for working with children and families.
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
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.
Stroke is one of the biggest causes of disability in the developed world. It affects in excess 100,000 people in the UK each year.
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 British Psychological Society, together with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy, is hosting a fringe meeting at the Labour Party Conference in Manchester tomorrow (Tuesday 23 September).
Servicemen and women with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) could benefit from trying breathing-based meditation, a new
The British Psychological Society is a member of the We Need to Talk Coalition. This group of mental health charities, professional organisations, Royal Colleges and service providers campaigns for people with mental health problems.
Experts have devised a system to measure the changes in psychotherapy patients' speech patterns.
The century-old Institute of Psychiatry at King's College London has been renamed to reflect its growing remit in the field of research excellence and education.
The Accreditation Programme for Psychological Therapies Services (APPTS) is a new accreditation programme that works with psychological therapies services in the UK to assure and improve their quality.
How well can psychotherapists and their clients judge from personal experience whether therapy has been effective?
Professor Richard Layard from the London School of Economics (LSE), an economist whose work has had a strong influence on government mental health policy, has paid tribute to the work of an Honorary Fellow of the British Psychological Society.
NHS England is taking urgent action to improve access to specialised inpatient mental health services for children and young people after publishing a “frank and honest” report on cu
A group of mental health experts has spoken out against a new project that aims to test the efficacy of treating depression with a combination of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and the drug ketamine.
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