• Preventing sexual harm on mental health wards

    01 February 2021

    Dr Amar Shah and Rachel Luby discuss the statistics, safety and stigma surrounding sexual harm and talk about the next steps needed to improve sexual safety in inpatient settings.

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  • Talking about invisible disabilities: underrepresentation, stigma and how we can do better

    03 December 2020

    To mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Dr Ken Courtenay and Dr Eleanor Brewster discuss what we can do as a society to create a world that is more ...

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  • The psychology and psychiatry of pandemics

    02 December 2020

    Dr Raj Persaud talks to Professor Steven Taylor about his recently published book offering a comprehensive analysis of the psychology of pandemics.

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  • The psychology of coping with quarantine

    01 December 2020

    Professor Neil Greenberg talks to Dr Raj Persaud about how to cope with quarantine and the surprising findings of the latest psychological research on the mental effects of quarantine.

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  • Surviving the trauma: post-traumatic stress disorder in relation to COVID-19

    26 November 2020

    Professor Jonathan Bisson talks to Dr Raj Persaud about PTSD and the notion of ‘trauma’ in the context of COVID-19.

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  • COVID-19: Isolation and loneliness – is there a 'social cure'?

    24 November 2020

    In this podcast, Professor Catherine Haslam discusses her research into the many health benefits of social integration, as detailed in her latest book 'The New Psychology of Health', and outlines ...

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  • Ethical considerations arising from COVID-19

    23 November 2020

    In this podcast Dr Steve Pearce and Dr Jacinta Tan talk to CPD Online Trainee Editor Dr Jennifer Powell about ethical considerations arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • Eco-distress in children and young people

    19 November 2020

    Dr Catriona Mellor, a child and adolescent psychiatrist and member of our Sustainability Committee, joined two young people for a conversation about eco distress and the impact of the climate ...

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  • Working with patients remotely

    19 November 2020

    Dr Isobel Heyman talks to Dr Raj Persaud about the current evidence base for remote working, and provides some practical advice on the ways in which clinicians can stay ‘remote, ...

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  • How do we lead effectively through the COVID-19 pandemic?

    18 November 2020

    In this podcast, leadership expert Professor Alexander Haslam discusses the surprising psychology of what makes a truly great leader, the importance of a group identity, and how to lead a ...

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