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'Clinical Psychology in Early Stage Dementia Care Pathway' and 'A Guide to Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia'

'Clinical Psychology in Early Stage Dementia Care Pathway' and 'A Guide to Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia'

Friday 5th December sees the launch at the British Psychological Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology Annual Conference in Glasgow of Clinical Psychology in Early Stage Dementia Care Pathway and A Guide to Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia. [FPoP: 1st Dec 2014 10:00:00]

FPOP 2014 The (New) Art of the Possible June 25 - 26th

FPOP 2014 The (New) Art of the Possible June 25 - 26th

Please see the draft detailed programme for the Shrewsbury conference in the attached link. Numbers are slowly creeping up. [FPoP: 16th May 2014 10:00:00]

FPOP 2014 Conference - 6 weeks to go

FPOP 2014 Conference - 6 weeks to go

Please register for the FPOP conference as soon as possible. Current low registrations may mean this event will need to be cancelled if numbers haven't substantially increased by 20th May. [FPoP: 6th May 2014 10:00:00]

Professor Esme Moniz Cook awarded NHS Champion Innovator of the year

Professor Esme Moniz Cook awarded NHS Champion Innovator of the year

Her work with people with dementia, their carers and staff working in memory clinics is renowned world wide. Much of her work has been done in collaboration with other FPOP members including Bob Woods, Ian Andrew James, Graham Stokes and other psychologists. [FPoP: 19th Mar 2014 10:00:00]

South Thames FPOP CPD event

South Thames FPOP CPD event

The South Thames FPOP has organised a CPD event on Psychosis in Later Life. [FPoP: 7th Feb 2014 10:00:00]

FPoP endorse Dementia Research Leadership Programme

FPoP endorse Dementia Research Leadership Programme

The Faculty of the Psychology of Older People is delighted to endorse the development of the Alzheimer's Society Dementia Research Leadership Programme. [FPoP: 6th Feb 2014 10:00:00]

FPOP ANNUAL CPD Event & AGM 2014

FPOP ANNUAL CPD Event & AGM 2014

Flyer and details for the 2014 FPOP Annual CPD Event & AGM [FPoP: 29th Jan 2014 10:00:00]

NEW: Dementia Workstream DRAFT Documents

NEW: Dementia Workstream DRAFT Documents

The Dementia Workstream has been busy over the past year and has now produced the initial drafts fort he main topics covered around teh process of preparing, counselling and supporting people at the time of diagnosis. [FPoP: 20th Nov 2013 10:00:00]

New IAPT National Advisor for Older appointed

New IAPT National Advisor for Older appointed

Steve Davies has been appointed as IAPT National Advisor, Older People, on a day a week basis until the end of March 2014. [FPoP: 19th Sep 2013 10:00:00]

A one day event highlighting recent developments in psychological and psycho-social aspects of dementia and dementia care.

A one day event highlighting recent developments in psychological and psycho-social aspects of dementia and dementia care.

The Faculty of the Psychology of Older People in association with Alzheimer’s Society and The Royal College of Psychiatrists invites you to a CPD event on [FPoP: 27th Aug 2013 10:00:00]

New Consultation - Department of Health: Refreshing the Mandate to NHS England: 2014 - 2015

New Consultation - Department of Health: Refreshing the Mandate to NHS England: 2014 - 2015

The new Mandate aims to reflect the recommendations of the Francis Report and the inquiry into the abuse at Winterbourne View Hospital. [FPoP: 22nd Aug 2013 10:00:00]

The British Psychological Society launches the Faculty's Alternatives to Antipsychotics paper

The British Psychological Society launches the Faculty's Alternatives to Antipsychotics paper

The FPoP Dementia Workstream has been working with experts in dementia care to produce a new Briefing Paper - Alternatives to antipsychotics [FPoP: 26th Mar 2013 10:00:00]

Alzheimer's Society releases figures on dementia diagnosis

Alzheimer's Society releases figures on dementia diagnosis

New figures released by Alzheimer’s Society reveal wide variations in how many people are receiving a diagnosis of dementia in Britain. [FPoP: 21st Jan 2013 10:00:00]

New version of end of life care quality assessment (ELCQuA) tool launched

New version of end of life care quality assessment (ELCQuA) tool launched

The National End of Life Care Intelligence Network has released the new version of ELCQuA, now structured around the NICE quality standard for end of life care for adults. [FPoP: 24th Dec 2012 10:00:00]

Faculty formalises links with the Division of Neuropsychology (DoN)

Faculty formalises links with the Division of Neuropsychology (DoN)

There are 113 members of FPOP who are also members of the DoN; neuropsychology and ageing is clearly an area of significance and shared interest. [FPoP: 18th Dec 2012 10:00:00]

Creating dementia hospitals

Creating dementia hospitals

This letter from the DAA encourages hospitals to undertake a range of actions from improving ward environments to reducing re-admissions. [FPoP: 13th Dec 2012 10:00:00]

Royal College of Psychiatry Outcome measures

Royal College of Psychiatry Outcome measures

The Royal College of Psychiatry has produced some guidance on the use of outcome measures in Older Adult services called 'Individual patient outcome measures recommended for use in older people’s mental health.' [FPoP: 12th Dec 2012 10:00:00]

 

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'Clinical Psychology in Early Stage Dementia Care Pathway' and 'A Guide to Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia'
Friday 5th December sees the launch at the British Psychological Society’s Division of Clinical Psychology Annual Conference in Glasgow of Clinical Psychology in Early Stage Dementia Care Pathway and A Guide to Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia.

Read More >>

FPOP 2014 The (New) Art of the Possible June 25 - 26th
Please see the draft detailed programme for the Shrewsbury conference in the attached link. Numbers are slowly creeping up.

Read More >>

FPOP 2014 Conference - 6 weeks to go
Please register for the FPOP conference as soon as possible. Current low registrations may mean this event will need to be cancelled if numbers haven't substantially increased by 20th May.

Read More >>

Professor Esme Moniz Cook awarded NHS Champion Innovator of the year
Her work with people with dementia, their carers and staff working in memory clinics is renowned world wide. Much of her work has been done in collaboration with other FPOP members including Bob Woods, Ian Andrew James, Graham Stokes and other psychologists.

Read More >>

South Thames FPOP CPD event
The South Thames FPOP has organised a CPD event on Psychosis in Later Life.

Read More >>

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