Archive

Getting on clinical training courses

Tony Roth explains how to gain entry to clinical psychology.

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Towards lesbian and gay psychology

Celia Kitzinger, Adrian Coyle, Sue Wilkinson and Martin Milton present the rationale behind the proposed Lesbian and Gay Psychology Section.

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Return to sender - Why written communications fail

James Hartley gave the C.S. Myers Lecture at the Society's 1998 Annual Conference in Brighton.

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Early experience and the life path

Does early social experience predestine a child's future? Ann Clarke and Alan Clarke examine the evidence.

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State of the Art: Self-esteem

Bernice Andrews on current directions in research

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The conflicts in modern society

Life in modern society is full of dilemmas which have serious implications for public welfare. Mark Van Vugt argues that a multi-disciplinary approach involving psychologists is the only way to tackle them successfully.

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A suitable case for treatment

The controversy surrounding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome has overshadowed one very important issue —how can psychologists help patients with CFS? Peter Spencer, a former sufferer himself,recalls how cognitive behavioural techniqes helped put him on the road to recovery.

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History and philosophy

Guest Editor Elizabeth Valentine introduces the special issue of the History and Philosophy of Psychology Section.

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Criminal injuries and victim compensation

The Professional Affairs Board recently called for an authoritative account of thr revision of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme. Tom McMillian and Stephen Ireland take up this challenge.

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Psychology and Social Services

Sue Cavill visited Ruth Nissim, a Chartered Educational and Clinical Psychologist with Oxfordshire Social Services*, for our occasional series 'Psychology in practice'.

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Putting psychology in context

Margaret McAllister, President of the Society from 1996-1997,gave her Presidential Address at the Society ’s Annual Conference in April 1997.

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