In light of today's report by the BBC showing that some people with psychological problems are having to wait years for therapy, The British Psychological Society calls on the next Welsh Government to make improving access to mental health services their immediate priority.
A charter has been launched to support the wellbeing and resilience of mental health professionals after a survey revealed rising levels of depression, stress, burnout and bullying in the field.
People with eating disorders are being denied access to recommended psychological treatment that has proven to be effective, the British Psychological Society said today in response to BBC figures that revealed waiting times of up to 182 days in some areas and a total lack of treatment in others.
We are delighted to welcome our colleagues
Jamie Hacker Hughes, President and Vice President of the BPS
Saturday 21st May 2016 at Methodist Central Hall
The Division of Counselling Psychology is pleased to announce the 27th trainee workshop for trainees and undergraduates who are In Training Members of the Division. This event is free to attend for i
Career path talks should be of interest to graduate psychology students and others considering further training and careers in these specialisms.
We hear a lot about the unwelcome side-effects of psychiatric drugs, but not so much about the fact that therapy can also leave people feeling worse than they did already.
Monday 5th September 2016 at BPS Offices, Tabernacle Street, London
Wednesday 20th July 2016 at BPS Offices, Tabernacle Street, London
Monday 23rd May 2016 - Tuesday 24th May 2016 at BPS Offices, Tabernacle Street, London
Using questionnaires as feedback on client progress has been shown to substantially improve outcomes for clients who would otherwise be at risk of treatment failure
Explore and experience the process of enhancing existing and developing new ways of relating to ourselves
The Division of Counselling Psychology is pleased to announce the 26th trainee workshop for trainees and undergraduates who are In Training Members of the Division.
A hands-on, practitioner-focused workshop designed to help occupational psychologists, HR professionals and business coaches utilise a range of proven constructivist techniques in their daily practice
This workshop will help psychologists and others understand the dynamics of secondary trauma and help direct victims, their family, counsellors and other supporters build resilience and the opportunities for post trauma growth.
The workshop is an intensive one day ‘how to do CBT for OCD’ focused workshop in the use of CBT strategies for Primarily Obsessional ‘Pure O’ subtypes of OCD, with particular focus on those clients presenting with horrific, unwanted and intrusive
This workshop will challenge the concept of organic personality change through the presentation of research data and new clinical perspectives on intervention
Find out why suicide is more prevalent in men and to learn how you can improve male help-seeking make your therapy more male-friendly
This workshop covers essential aspects of diagnosis and assessment of psychological trauma.
Consider the impact of child sexual abuse on physical and mental health and the usefulness of psychological interventions to alleviate distress
Unfortunately this workshop is cancelled.
Effectively identify the unspoken relevance of culture and diversity in recognition of suggestions within your practice
Further your knowledge and skills in trauma practice with cutting edge developments and insights from neuroscience research.
PACT helps couples move towards secure functioning by integrating early attachment theory, arousal regulation and neuroscience into intervention.
A Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT) is a new and innovative approach to cou