Free Event Global Women's Mental Health Seminar 4th May 2017

Rates of women experiencing depression, anxiety and psychological distress worldwide are increasing to a more rapid extent than in men irrelevant of setting. The prevalence of depressive disorders as a disability from neuropsychiatric disorders in women has been reported as 41.9% as compared to 29.3% in men.

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New opportunity: Integrated IAPT Early Implementers - Implementation study / process evaluation

This opportunity is now available again with a revised specification: RA215246. Deadline for applications is Thursday 30th March at 5pm.

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A guide to - Preventing Burnout in the Health and Social Care Professions

It has been well established that burnout occurs more frequently amongst professional people in the caring professions of medicine, nursing, social work and teaching and other people facing occupations.

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The Dowager Countess Eleanor Peel Trust

The aim of a fellowship may be research, advanced study, or the acquisition of a new clinical skill unlikely to be available in the UK.

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PhD studentships on Work and Health at Lancaster University

Opportunities are now available to study for a PhD on work and health at the Division of Health Research at Lancaster University. These PhD research projects seek to improve work outcomes for people with long-term health conditions and disabilities. Awards are available for UK/EU students for a maximum of three years full-time study and cover university fees and a Doctoral Stipend (2017-2018: £14,553). The deadline for applications is 3rd April 2017.

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CLAHRC National Careers Day: For early-mid postdoc research careers in allied health professions

This unique, interactive conference aims to showcase opportunities, to provide role models and to facilitate first-rate networking opportunities for postdoctoral allied health profession researchers. The focus is to demonstrate the importance of self-efficiency, entrepreneurship and transferable skills in health research.

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News and Research from NIHR

Download March’s edition of News and Research from the NIHR.

Cerebral Palsy in Adults NICE Guideline

NICE are currently developing a guideline on Cerebral Palsy in adults.


2017 Annual Phil Richardson Memorial Lecture

Date: Friday 24 March 2017
Venue: Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London W1W 6JJ

Restructuring Fragility: results of a randomised controlled trial of intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy (ISTDP) for treatment-resistant depression

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Couse in Neuropsychology in Adult Mental Health at Lancaster University

Date: 27th - 31st March 2017
Venue: Lancaster University Psychological Training Academy

This course is primarily aimed at people who work in adult mental health settings. The focus is on neuropsychological assessment and intervention and so would be particularly useful to people who have a particular interest in neuropsychology, and either want to brush up on their skills or pursue a career in clinical neuropsychology. It is primarily intended for qualified clinical psychologists, all clinical psychology trainees, counselling psychologists, PWPs and related qualified professionals.

For more information please visit the course page.