...reports

This month's news including stat reg news and media

Including the BPS President's column and events diary.

By the time you read this column considerable work will have been done preparing the Society’s response to the government consultation on the legislation for the statutory regulation of psychology...

Including stat reg consultations, event reports, Kasser and media news

February will bring the Society’s two formal responses to the two public consultations from the Health Professions Council (HPC) – one on standards of proficiency, and the other on threshold entry...

Including President's column, and the Award for Distinguished Contributions to Professional Psychology.

Including cancer care, child-friendly hospitals, women's gait, ADHD, feigning retardation, and Harriet Gross on media treatment of the social value of memory.

Dr Paul Redford (Chair, Psychologist Policy Commitee) and Dr Jon Sutton (Editor) explain the thinking behind the latest changes.

New lease of life for the History of Psychology Centre

Funding for mental health; war trauma in Sri Lanka; dyslexia; bystander apathy; and more

Universal ethical code; sensory processing; cyberbullying; statutory regulation update; occupational psychology; and more

Expert witnesses in rape trials Plans for expert witnesses to give evidence for the prosecution in rape trials about the trauma suffered by victims have been shelved by ministers. The rape law...

Can this simple strategy reduce children's anxieties about school tests?