The British Psychoanalytic Council's registrant Dr Susie Orbach has co-authored an important new report released by the Government Equalities Office.
Two for the price of one looks at the various health and psychological effects that body image can have on pregnant women and new mothers, and shows how body image problems can be unconcsiously transmitted from mother to child.
Diane Abbott MP visited the award-winning City and Hackney Primary Care Psychotherapy Consultation Service (PCPCS) on 16th May to meet the staff team and find out about its innovative work.
The PCPCS's team is headed by two BPC registrants - Dr Julian Stern and Dr Brian Rock.
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We've written a response to an article in The Guardian by Rebecca Cotton, Director of Mental Health Policy for the NHS Confederation's Mental Health Network.
Rebecca's article provides some helpful advice for Simon Stevens, the incoming chief of NHS England, on what he needs to do for mental health.
To see the article please click on: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/mar/26/mental-health-investment-not-cuts-nhs-simon-stevens.