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Bullying among young people has been identified as a public health problem by an expert panel.
The MindEd consortium is looking for psychologists to write posts on child and adolescent mental health for t
Conducted in Germany, a new study pitched undergraduate psychology students, postgraduate clinical psychology trainees and experienced psychological therapists against each other on tests of psychological knowledge and skills.
Newly-released figures have highlighted the prevalence of mild mental illness among people living in the UK.
Use of face-down restraint in mental health hospitals in England could soon be banned.
Today (Friday 21 June) is the final day to apply to be part of the team writing and editing content for the MindEd mental health and healthy school child projects.
Due to unforseen circumstances this event has unfortunately been cancelled.  A rare opportunity to work with trainers with both personal and p
A rare opportunity to work with trainers with both personal and professional experience, awareness and skills in the understanding and treatment of complex trauma. Details Provisional timings 09:30-16:30
The LIFEMATTERS HP-V program is a set of tools to help healthcare professionals in training and in practice learn how to enhance wellbeing and self-care.  Details Provisional timetable
Children of preschool age who have been neglected or emotionally abused require early intervention to reduce the likelihood of them experiencing mental health problems further down the line.
Our Division of Educational and Child Psychology (DECP) held a meeting at the House of Commons this week on the issues surrounding the fifth edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5).
The number of patients participating in clinical trials in England has trebled in five years, a new study has revealed.
At least half of patients diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) also suffer from depression.
Adults who do not have any obvious symptoms of depression should not have routine screening for the condition.
New findings published in Annals of Behavioral Medicine suggest that internet-based stress management (ISM) programmes are effective in reducing stre
Caregivers who look after their older relatives with dementia become less stressed when these patients receive adult day services (ADS).
Practice in therapy for the eating disorders has changed considerably since the publication of the NICE guideline in 2004.
This event is designed for Psychologists and other Healthcare Professionals who want to increase their confidence in discussing sex with clients, the day will be led by active clinicians and researchers.  
Publication of US psychiatry's updated diagnostic code has provoked renewed debate in recent weeks over the extent to which mental illness ought to be framed as a psychosocial or a biological problem.
The fifth edition of the American Psychiatiric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5) will be published at its 2013 Annual Meeting this weekend.
Unemployment and living in situations of social adversity are among the main mental disorder contributory factors.
The Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology is today issuing a statement calling for a ‘paradigm shift’ in how issues of mental health are understood to coincide with the publication of the new fifth edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5).
The morning offers a fast-moving interactive session about good practice guidelines to help professionals identify and appropriately respond to all victims of domestic violence.
New research suggests that early cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) could help to reduce the risk of a young person developing a psychotic illness. Investigato
Severe depression in chronic pain patients could be prevented by targeting feelings of mental defeat.
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