Health

New research has found people with severe mental health problems may not be getting the care they need for physical conditions.
A person's memory can be adversely affected by exposure to organophosphates, new research has shown.
Mental health problems among doctors appear to be under-treated, new research has shown.
A new National Statistics report on the psychology services workforce in NHSScotland has been published.
Women who experience depression during pregnancy could be at increased risk of suicide in later life.
Parents often pass on their fear of the dentist to their children, a new study has indicated.
Mental health is to be given parity with physical health under the first NHS Mandate, which was published yesterday. 
Being neurotic could prove good for a person's health, under certain circumstances.
Many soldiers who have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) also have undiagnosed chronic vision problems.
How individuals react to the stress factors they encounter on a daily basis could predict their future health.
Children may be more likely to become obese if their parents suffer from stress, a new study has suggested.
Is this your first time at the DHP Conference? Are you new to the DHP Conference? Would you like to meet other new delegates to help find your way? We will be operating a buddy system at the conference.
A Fellow of the British Psychological Society has helped produce new guidance relating to the social and emotional wellbeing of children.
More psychological support is need for peoplesuffering from psoriasis, a new report argues.
Today sees the publication of a major new report by a Chartered Psychologist on the impact that acquired brain injuries can have on young people in childhood and in their transition to adulthood. It also outlines the criminal justice consequences if these injuries go untreated.
The use of qualitative methods in psychology research has grown enormously in recent decades.
This event is fully booked. The aim of this workshop is to provide attendees with a basic understanding of mindfulness and to explore ways in which it might be useful in areas of applied health psychology.
The aim of this workshop is to increase professionals’ confidence and awareness of working with suicidal patients.
Unfortunately this event is cancelled This workshop will describe the main standards of proficiency for Health Psychology (applied/ clinical work) supervisors; provide opportunities to consider relevant models of supervisi
This workshop is intended to introduce the fundamental principles of CBT approaches, how they apply to us as healthcare professionals, and how they apply to supporting change and self management for people with a long term condition.
This workshop provides an overview of the importance of behaviour change to health care services and explores the challenges involved in designing and evaluating behaviour change interventions.
Most people who suffer from serious pain have one or more mental images that they associate with the discomfort and what it represents to them.
Professor Andy Parrott says he agreed to take part in the recent Channel 4 programme about Ecstasy (MDMA) on condition that he would be
Corruption and bad practice remain an issue in institutions. External governance and regulation offers some protection, but issues can remain invisible to outsiders.
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