Clinical

A clinical psychologist who has worked in NHS mental health services in Shropshire for the last 20 years has been honoured by the British Psychological Society. Dr Guy Holmes has won the 2014 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Psychology in Practice.
Event overview:Mark Linington will present work on different styles of attachment and consider the implications for clinical work. He will explore the links between these attachment styles and ways of responding to trauma.
Eight pilot schemes set to lead the way in innovating change to services for children and young people with mental health issues have scooped a share of a £500k fund.
Speaking two languages since childhood does not delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease, a new study published in the British Journal of Neuropsychology has found.
The Cardiff-based pioneer of a mental health self-help scheme that has gone around the world has been honoured by the British Psychological Society. Professor Neil Frude, head of the South Wales Doctoral Programme in Clinical Psychology, is to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award for 2014 from the Society's Professional Practice Board.
Anxiety can make people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) more susceptible to Alzheimer's disease, a new study has found.
Having a strong identification with a social group, such as a choir or a sports club, can help protect you against mental illness.
“Women continue to be underrepresented in organisational life, in professions such as surgery and in roles such as leadership.
Hannah Dale and colleagues from the University of St Andrews have found some key markers for vulnerability to psychological problems in men experiencing cancer.
A psychologist helping a person with social anxiety disorder will often try to convince them that they come over far more positively in social situations than they realise.
DCP Faculty for Psychosis and Complex Mental Health: Rehabilitation and Recovery Network
All A Level , Undergraduate and Post Graduate Students are invited to attend a Day of Clinical Psychology Careers covering the route to training and specialisms in Learning Disability, Adult Mental Health, Working with Children, Clinical Health Ps
Come and hear about issues of quality through presentations about service reviews and local innovation including outcomes from local projects in child health/clinical health/mental health/learning disability and older adult services.
A report published today by the British Psychological Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology ch
On our Research Digest, guest blogger Jordan Gaines Lewis reports on a new study.
People with social anxiety disorder could be unnecessarily worrying about how they are perceived by others, a new study has suggested.
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".
Three free public events on psychology are being held during our Division of Clinical Psychology’s Annual Conference in Glasgow next week. The conference takes place at t he Raddison Blu Hotel, 301 Argyle Street, Glasgow.
The Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing Taskforce is calling on frontline professionals to air their views on how
This Advanced Supervisors' workshop offers an opportunity to build on the development of supervisory skills and provides ongoing CPD to established supervisors who are required to maintain their supervisory competencies in line with the BPS Regist
A person's long-term attitudes towards consuming alcohol can change if they abstain from drinking for a month, a new study has revealed.
This workshop will prepare participants to work with offenders who have intellectual disability (ID).
Television programmes such as Coronation Street, Holby City and Homeland have been commended for their depiction of mental health problems.
Loneliness increases the risk of poor sleep, higher blood pressure, cognitive and immune decline, depression, and ultimately an earlier death.
Syndicate content