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OPRC contributes to Children’s Commissioner’s Family Review

Photo credit: Pixabay In May 2022 there was a call for submissions from the Children’s Commissioner for evidence to contribute to their Family Review The OPRC put forward three submissions from the Children Caring on the Move project (Professor Sarah Crafter), the Child Language Brokers and Spaces of Belonging project (also Professor Crafter) and the… Continue reading OPRC contributes to Children’s Commissioner’s Family Review

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Feminist Critical Psychology in an International Context: A discussion with members of CuSP and the Discourse Unit.

Looking back to a blog from August 2021, if you missed this read on... Prof. Rose Capdevila, Dr. Johanna Motzkau and Prof Sarah Crafter, from the School, talk to three renowned critical and feminist psychologists. They are Prof Erica Burman, Dr. Ilana Mountian and Prof Ingrid Palmary. They talk about their connections to the Discourse… Continue reading Feminist Critical Psychology in an International Context: A discussion with members of CuSP and the Discourse Unit.

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Moving Worlds programme for Refugee Week 2022

Dr Nelli Stavropoulou (School of Psychology & Counselling, The Open University) is the curator and producer of Moving Worlds, a programme of films available to watch during Refugee Week, a UK-wide festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees (20-26 June 2022). Moving Worlds is produced by Counterpoints Arts, which coordinates Refugee Week nationally.  Over the past six years, Moving… Continue reading Moving Worlds programme for Refugee Week 2022

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Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

Blogs from the 'In Dialogue' series are attracting a lot of attention. In case you missed this, below is the blog about Sarah's talk: 'Contestation at the borderlands between migration, childhood and care: An exploration of child language brokers and lone child migrants' Eka: What's this talk all about, Sarah? Sarah: This talk is about… Continue reading Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

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OPENTALKS – Free online event: Festival of Psychology in Wales

Professor Sarah Crafter (School of Psychology & Counselling) to give a keynote talk: 'Child language brokering as a family care practice: Reframing the ‘parentified child’ debate' In association with the British Psychological Society (BPS), the Psychology & Counselling staff tutors in Wales will be hosting the inaugural Festival of Psychology in Wales – OPENTALKS. The… Continue reading OPENTALKS – Free online event: Festival of Psychology in Wales