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by Mr.M
Wed Oct 07, 2009 1:21 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: HPC not BPS?
Replies: 34
Views: 17086

I'm not sure how appropriate it would be for me to comment on this, but here goes. My understanding is that whilst the DCP are available to offer guidance, and guidance documents. They are barred by statute to argue regarding pay and conditions. This would be the job of the union, which has to be in...
by Mr.M
Mon Aug 24, 2009 8:01 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Join the DCP Pre-Qualification Group!
Replies: 10
Views: 17826

I stand corrected! In any case, I am assuming non-members can go too...given I am and I am not a member!
by Mr.M
Mon Aug 24, 2009 12:06 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Join the DCP Pre-Qualification Group!
Replies: 10
Views: 17826

Is anyone planning on attending this years Conference?

Issues around the Supervisor-Supervisee Relationship.
by Mr.M
Fri Aug 14, 2009 2:06 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: 3rd year placements and relevance to career...
Replies: 9
Views: 3332

Hi all, Its been a while since I have posted despite lurking around. I hope that you are all well. I am unsure if this is the appropriate thread to be posting this onto, but I thought its better than starting a new one. Perhaps. I was hoping for some information from other clinical psychology traini...
by Mr.M
Mon Mar 16, 2009 3:59 pm
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: layard and IAPT
Replies: 58
Views: 37219

Whilst the topic of discussion has changed somewhat, I wanted to add this to the mix and see how people felt about these two articles too...they were written after the last post. http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2009/mar/08/recession-therapy-nhs-mental-health http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Nl1/Newsro...
by Mr.M
Thu Feb 19, 2009 12:13 am
Forum: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: IAPT
Topic: layard and IAPT
Replies: 58
Views: 37219

by Mr.M
Mon Jun 02, 2008 9:50 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Ouch! Blog
Replies: 0
Views: 1204

Ouch! Blog

Hi all,

I saw this on the BBC webpage, thought it may be of interest to you...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/ouch/

Mr.M
by Mr.M
Tue May 20, 2008 4:04 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: Paper request: not urgent but would like it by 23rd please
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

Thanks all for your efforts, in the end, I emailed the author, and she was very helpful.

If anyone would like to read a copy let me know and I shall email it to you.
by Mr.M
Wed May 14, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: Paper request: not urgent but would like it by 23rd please
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

Thanks for looking guys, I think I am going to have to try and find a hard copy from one of the local university libraries. Joy.
by Mr.M
Tue May 13, 2008 10:31 pm
Forum: Papers and Journal Articles
Topic: Paper request: not urgent but would like it by 23rd please
Replies: 7
Views: 2289

Paper request: not urgent but would like it by 23rd please

Hi all,

Was hoping one of you could get access to this paper...

Falicov, C. J. (1995) Training to think culturally: a multidimensional comparative framework. Family Process, 34, 373–387

I've put in a link for PubMed (and I dont like that website), but I can't find another one.

Thanks
by Mr.M
Mon Apr 21, 2008 10:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Efficacy or Efficiency?
Replies: 8
Views: 2945

"...a clear distinction needs to be drawn between the efficacy of a therapy (the results it achieves in the setting of a research trial) and its clinical effectiveness (the outcome of the therapy in routine practice)." Taken from Roth, A. & Fonagy, P. (2004) What Works for Whom?: A Critical Review ...
by Mr.M
Sun Apr 20, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Defining Clinical Psychology post-Layard
Replies: 12
Views: 4096

For me, our best foot forward starts with being a lot assertive about why we are banded the way we are. I feel I may be reiterating Spatch's points, but I think clinicians need to dedicate part of their work week to research (1 session?), regardless of waiting list initiatives. It sounds insensitive...
by Mr.M
Sun Apr 20, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Working with interpreters
Replies: 4
Views: 2212

My mistake, I should clarify. I have experienced the luxury of having a professional relationship with interpreters (had lots of use), and also a team member who acted as an interpreter. As for the blurred boundaries you are indeed correct, it can have that affect. However, I have also seen the bene...