Following the success of our first Summit in March of this year, the DCP-SW branch is holding another Summit, again held at Exeter Central Library (and incorporating a short AGM).
'Clinically Applied: Origins of a profession' is the fifth annual history of psychology symposium.
A video commissioned by the Department of Health to deepen health professionals’ understanding of the psychological aspects of working with women who have experienced female genital mutilation (FGM) is being launched at a professional development
Some people have a condition that means in most situations, they can't speak. There's nothing wrong with their tongue or vocal chords , and they don't have "aphasia" which is when brain damage affects speech.
This workshop aims to develop knowledge and understanding of coping strategies for voices. Timetable
Issues around psychology and employment came to the fore during June, with a report on ‘coercive strategy’ in UK government workfare programmes, a demonstration against the placement of psychologists in job centres, and statements on the topi
The Society is concerned that psychological tools are being misused in the UK benefits system and could lead to results that lack validity, efficacy or fairness.
A new report suggests that people claiming unemployment benefits are being coerced in to undertaking psychological interventions.
A workshop to generate examples of best practice for psychologically healthy older people's wards. Timetable 9.30
This exciting interdisciplinary event will appeal to anyone wanting to understand the connections between psychology and disciplines such as sociology, epidemiology, philosophy and cultural studies.
New guidelines providing information, guidance and recommendations for people working with those with hoarding difficulties are launched in London today by the British Psychological Society’s (BPS) Division of Clinical Psychology (DCP).
One of the participants in an upsetting series of new interviews says she once stared into the mirror for eleven hours straight.
People who need urgent psychological health care in England are receiving inadequate support, says a report published by the Care Quality Commission (
Workshop Details 'Keeping it Human:  Exploring Challenges and Possibilities in Contemporary Mental Health and Social Care Practices' with Jim Wilson
The British Psychological Society believes that if a healthcare organisation is to develop a culture where staff are willing to raise concerns, those staff must have evidence that the organisation is listening and will act on their concerns.
Programme 09.30 – 10.00Welcome, registration and coffee 
DCP Leadership & Management Faculty invites you to join us for a free event in Bristol:
A pessimistic view of the future may not be the result of depression but the cause of it. That is the conclusion of research by Ann Marie Roepke and Professor Martin Seligman from the University of Pennsylvania published in the British Journal of Clinical Psychology today.
The British Psychological Society’s Presidential team has expres
This joint CPD event is informed by discussions between the Faculties for People with Intellectual Disabilities and for Children & Young People’s regarding areas of common concern, not least recognition of limited progress in the post-Winterbo
The government should commission an ‘end-to-end redesign’ of the Work Capability Assessment (WCA) process, says a new briefing paper from the British Psychological Society.
Event information It is now over a year since the launch of the Minorities in Clinical Psychology Training Group (
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