The British Psychological Society is sponsoring three sessions at the Cheltenham Literature Festival as part of our work to bring insights from evidence-based science to a wider public.
Introduction and Welcome
Professor Peter Fonagy has won the Wiley Prize for lifetime achievement in psychology.
The British Academy awards the prize every two years to an outstanding international scholar and it has never before gone to a British academic.
DCP Faculty of Forensic Clinical Psychology Autumn Meeting to include the AGM
Day 1 - Thursday 5 November
This workshop will be designed to explore the impact of austerity – cost savings and service cuts – in the NHS.
Glenn Waller to present on the following topics:
- Use of ‘Disability Training’ when working with ambivalence
The 25th Division of Forensic Psychology Annual Conference (DFP) will be held in 2016 at the Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel.
This exciting event will involve presentations from three senior North West Clinical Psychologists. Topics will include structured clinical management and individual and team consultation approaches. Opportunities to discuss individual
The DCP London Branch are hosting a repeat of the event, 'Working with Attachment and Trauma', facilitated by Mark Linington which was held in March 2015.
Dr Alex Espejo will be presenting her understanding of how the early attachment relationship impacts on development and functioning across all areas not just attachments!
The British Psychological Society is organising a session at the British Science Festival looking at the intrusive memories that trouble people with post-traumatic stress disorder.
HIV infection can affect cognitive functioning in children and adults. This event will present up-to-date research findings on the prevalence and impact of HIV infection across the age range.
Faculty of Clinical Health Psychology - Obesity & Bariatric Services Network Event
(Special Interest Group of Psychologists in Obesity and Bariatric services (SIGPOB) Network and Training Event)
A multidisciplinary, five-year project which aims to research and explore voice-hearing has received £2.75m from the Wellcome Trust.
East Midlands Division of Clinical Psychology AGM Event
FREE event for East Midlands DCP members - Maximum of 45 attendees so please book early.
The audience at last year's Psychology4Graduates
Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes, the President of the British Psychological Society, has welcomed the response to a public consultation on the future of mental health services carried out for NHS England’s Mental Health Taskforce.
Various national CPD single and multi-day events address the neuropsychology of different dementias.
These talks should be of interest to graduate psychology students and others considering further training and careers in these specialisms.
Yesterday the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions delivered a speech, hosted by the educational charity Reform and Barclays, about plans to reform the system of sickness benefits.
The Society’s Ethics Committee has hosted a discussion meeting on the tricky ethics of carrying out research involving looked-after children.
Over the summer it seems that not a day has gone by without a story about children and mental health being in the news.