DHP Northern Ireland
Welcome to the website of the Northern Ireland branch of the British Psychological Society's Division of Health Psychology
The mission of the Division of Health Psychology, Northern Ireland Branch is to provide a forum and a focus for health psychology in Northern Ireland. This entails providing a forum for health psychologists and those interested in the promotion and practice of health psychology in the region in order to enhance the effectiveness of the impact of health psychology on the health agenda in Northern Ireland. Our overarching aim is to contribute to the scientific study of psychological processes in health, illness and health care, and to utilize the evolving evidence base in promoting and maintaining health, enhancing the delivery of health care, and preventing or reducing illness and disability and its impact on individuals, families, communities and the region.
The DHP Northern Ireland endorses and promotes the aims and objectives of the BPS DHP of which it is a local branch
To apply psychology to:
Applying Health Psychology
All members of the BPS Division of Health Psychology working in Ireland automatically become members of the DHP-Northern Ireland.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING