coronavirus

Psychologists and experts in emergency medicine have been involved in a series of multidisciplinary studies exploring frontline doctors’ mental health and experiences of Covid-19 over the course of the pandemic....

Until recently, I worked as the Clinical Psychologist in a specialist Long-Covid Service for NHS staff members. Grace, a Physiotherapist living with Long-Covid, was referred to the service by her manager. She saw myself and the rest of the multidisciplinary team (MDT) during...

In its first ever State of the World’s Children report to focus on mental health, outgoing Executive Director of UNICEF Henrietta Fore has written that the impact of Covid-19 is the tip of the iceberg in terms of poor mental health outcomes. ‘It is an iceberg we have been...

Early in the pandemic, there was a rapid shift in the pace of research. With the situation evolving quickly, lockdowns coming into effect, and the massive loss of life that followed, researchers across academia were racing against the clock to produce papers.

This haste...

What will your webinar cover?

This webinar will raise awareness of Long Covid in children, providing practitioners with an overview of this phenomenon – what we know so far and what we don’t, what may support people (and what really won’t!). It will...

Have you been to any gigs recently and if so who?
Chris: I saw Idles at the Eden Project in Cornwall in mid-September and it was great! Their music isn’t exactly my cup of tea, but they are very good live, and yes, I saw my first Wall of...

During the peak of the pandemic, some secure inpatient services experienced difficulties with staffing levels. Nursing staff were often being required to shield and isolate whilst others needed to stay at home for childcare purposes, due to education providers being closed....

Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic questions have been raised over the efficacy, and value for money, of remote teaching and learning in higher education. We spoke to two psychologists about the challenges and opportunities online and remote learning...