Speaker Presented by Dr Jessica Jones-Nielsen, there is an opportunity to hear about how to engage with doctoral level research.  The thesis is an important component of the Doctorate in Counselling Psycho
Counselling psychology as a profession has grown over a relatively short period of time to be one of the largest and fastest growing of the applied psychologies.
Some of us tend to brood over painful experiences. Others distract themselves, taking on more work, for example, or watching videos.
The British Psychological Society welcomes the announcement by Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander that extra funding will be provided to improve mental health services in England in this week’s Budget.
Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes, the President Elect of the British Psychological Society, is one of the speakers at our Scottish Branch’s annual Scientific Meeting in Stirling today.
To help people who perform non-lethal self-harm, such as cutting and burning themselves, we need a better understanding of the thoughts and feelings that contribute to them resorting to this behaviour.
Psychologists face many challenges while working within the NHS in the current climate where there are often changes taking place.  The impact on Psychologists professionally is that often Psychologists just continue to work ha
 Open to In training members of the Division of Counselling Psychology, this is a free event
Madlove, a new participatory installation created by artist the vacuum cleaner (Jamie Leadbitter) and supported by a British Psychological Society public engagement grant, opens to the public on 5 March at FACT in Liverpool as part of their Group Therapy: Mental Distress in a Digital Age exhibition.
Repeatedly thinking about a romantic break up can actually speed up a person's emotional recovery, a new study has found.
The day is a combined event supported by the Scottish Branch, Division of Occupational Psychology, Division of Counselling Psychology Scotland and the Special Group of Independent Practitioners.
Psychosocial support should be a key element of health interventions for caregivers of children in HIV-affected communities, particularly for women who take on the majority of care-giving responsibilities.
Encouraging people who have attempted suicide to take a course of short-term psychosocial counselling may be an effective way of preventing them from taking their own life in future, new
Women who miscarry may feel grief, guilt and anger even years after the loss says new research published in the British Journal of Health Psychology.
Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends
Learn how to work phenomenologically with the body within the therapeutic relationship. Timetable
Timetable 09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee 10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch) 16:30 Workshop ends Details Dissociation is a key concept in understanding mental health and wel
A Question and Answer session followed by small group discussions to support Counselling Psychologists taking their first steps
People who suffer from chronic self-doubt often need an "extra boost" in order to achieve realistic targets, new research has found.
Talking could be a more effective therapy for social anxiety disorder than medication, according to a new study.
A talk at the Cheltenham Literature Festival tomorrow (Friday 10 October) aims to inspire listeners to see mindfulness as a way of 'being', a different way of approaching everyday life,
A person who is suffering from depression might experience a further blow to their self-confidence if they consider themselves to be afflicted by a mental illness.
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) has launched a consultation asking stakeholders for their views on proposed changes to the standards of proficiency for practitioner psychologists.
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