Clinical

This workshop is based on recent developments in narrative therapy, but will be using examples, methods and techniques drawn directly from clinical practice.
Metaphorical thinking is fundamental to cognition, communication and our ‘narrative mind’. This makes it a valuable tool for helping clients gain new perspectives on their lives.  Using metaphor is a helpful way of talking about emotiona
Has the government’s unprecedented investment yielded significant dividends – and if so for whom? Some of the answers to these questions will be provided by BPS Fellow Professor Michael Barkham at this year’s New Savoy Partnership conference.
Share best practice in running groups in schools based on CBT principles: understand the evidence base and research into CBT groups Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lu
In 2010 more people died by suicide than were killed in war, by murder, or in natural disasters.
Learn about the process, challenges and dilemmas of group facilitation when working with different client or professional groups. Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunc
Gain knowledge and skills to unpick reasons for a child’s feeding difficulty and help parents develop practical strategies for successful feeding. Feeding children to ensure they grow and thrive is one of the key tasks of parenthood. 
Learn how to do trauma focused CBT and the CBT process of Reliving which is regarded as the gold standard by many in the treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Timetable 30 January 201409:30 Registration/Tea and Co
Teacher-led group therapy sessions can be helpful in preventing mental health issues in teenagers, new research has suggested.
Children and young people who experience racism may endure poor mental health, depression and anxiety as a consequence, new research has indicated.
More research is needed regarding the mental health problems experienced by children in the UK.
Ill-judged commentary on poor mental health often makes it sound like biological causes are somehow more fundamental and important than social or psychological factors. This is the allure of reductionism.
The emotional impact of a stroke can be just as devastating as the physical effect it has.
Professor Tanya Byron, well known for presenting television shows including 'The House of Tiny Tearaways', 'Am I Normal?' and 'Bedtime Live', is to give a free public lecture in York in December as part of the Annual Conference of our Division of Clinical Psychology (DCP).
At a time when one in seven people in Scotland are prescribed antidepressants, an NHS clinical psychologist has called for a rethink in the way mental health issues are dealt with in the country, ahead of the introduction of the Scottish governmen
A new study of the clinical and cost effectiveness of cognitive behaviour therapy for health anxiety has produced encouraging findings.
A groundbreaking two-year study launched by the BBC has revealed that there are a number of biological, circumstantial and psychological factors that can act as triggers for mental health probl
The first of two Autism and the Criminal Justice System (CJS) Project conferences was held on 19 September 2013 at Greater Manchester Police Training Centre, Sedgley Park.
The children of women who experience depression during pregnancy may be at increased risk of suffering from depression when they get older.
A parliamentary debate on access to psychological therapies took place in Westminster Hall this morning. It was called by James Morris, Conservative MP for Halesowen and Rowley Regis and the new chair of the all-party parliamentary group on mental health.
A rise in self-harm instances among young people in the UK has been blamed on the increasing pressures these individuals are under.
People with serious mental illness can be helped in their transition to independent living through comprehensive community-based mental health programmes.
The workshop is aimed at clinical psychologists and other mental health professionals working with people with a diagnosis of dementia who live in care homes and are presenting with behaviour that is challenging to the service.
Dr Felix Davies a former National Honorary Secretary for the British Psychological Society's Division of Clinical Psychology has been named the new Managing Director for Mental Health Services at Turning Point.
Current research and practice in the psychological and psychosocial aspects of dementia and dementia care are the focus of a free British Psychological Society event in London today.
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