Psychology, Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

A snapshot of our research: School academics present their work

Watch recorded presentations in which academics from the School talk about their current research. These presentations were part of the launch programme for the Open Psychology research centre https://www.open.ac.uk/centres/psychology/launch-event-talks From the CuSP research group: Sarah Crafter  Contestation at the Borderlands Between Migration, Childhood and Care: An Exploration of Child Language Brokers and Lone Child Migrants John… Continue reading A snapshot of our research: School academics present their work

CUSP, FCRG, PHeW, Psychology and Counselling research centre, Research in the School

The Open Psychology research groups

Open Psychology, the research centre for the School of Psychology & Counselling, brings together many of the School's academics into three research groups: CuSP, FCRG and PHeW. What's their research about? Check out their webpages on the centre website and watch short videos about their interests and concerns  https://www.open.ac.uk/centres/psychology/home

PHeW, Psychology and Counselling research centre

An interview with the Mental Health Champion for Northern Ireland

Dr Karen Hagan from the School speaks with Siobhan O’Neill, Professor of Mental Health Sciences at the University of Ulster, whose research focus is trauma, mental health, and suicidal behaviour. Prof O'Neill is the interim Mental Health champion for Northern Ireland, advising on policy and services, and promoting evidence-based services for those who suffer from… Continue reading An interview with the Mental Health Champion for Northern Ireland

Psychology and Counselling research centre

The Open Psychology Research Centre has now been launched!

Thank you to the many people who attended the successful launch! The Open Psychology research centre was officially opened on Tuesday 6th July by the OU Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Tim Blackman, and the FASS Executive Dean, Prof. Ian Fribbance. To mark launch day, we had keynote lectures from Prof. Ann Phoenix, Prof. Helen Spandler and Prof.… Continue reading The Open Psychology Research Centre has now been launched!

Psychology and Counselling research centre

Opening Psychology – the official launch!

Register free now to attend the official launch of the Open Psychology Research Centre on TUESDAY! The programme for the day includes keynote speakers Ann Phoenix, HelenSpandler and Laurence Alison. Prof. Ann Phoenix: Energetic Openings: Intersectional Psychology and Social Justice Trajectories Prof. Helen Spandler: The Politics of Mental Health: Taking Experiential Knowledge Seriously Prof. Laurence Alison:… Continue reading Opening Psychology – the official launch!