There is an urgent need for local authorities to examine their policies on intervention where pre-school children have behavioural, emotional and social difficulties. That is the conclusion of an online survey of 136 educational psychologists from across the United Kingdom.
Children are more likely to attempt suicide if their parents have also tried to kill themselves, a new study has revealed.
When a cigarette smoker attempts to quit, not only do they crave their usual nicotine hit, they also experience an unpleasant inability to enjoy other pleasures in life - a state known as "anhedonia".
Children with autism can become more assertive if they have grown up with pets in the home, suggests a new study.
Six per cent of people across the globe are addicted to the internet, a new study has revealed.
Today’s Guardian reports the findings of a survey on the prescription of drugs to treat hyperactivity in preschool children.
Infants who are behaviourally inhibited and insecurely attached to their parents are more likely to develop anxiety problems as teenagers, according to a new study.
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.
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Where will clinical psychology be in 2025?How will our roles look different in ten years’ time? What are some of the opportunities that lie ahead and what are some of the challenges? 
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.
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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.
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