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The History of Autism

New research published by David Sher, DPhil student in the Department of Psychiatry, and Associate Professor Jenny Gibson, University of Cambridge, delves into the work of Russian psychiatrist GE Sukhareva.

Mindfulness for Teachers - "Finding Peace in a Frantic World"

A new research study involving more than 200 teachers from across the UK investigated how their experiences and levels of stress, mental health and burn out were impacted by either taught or self-taught mindfulness training.

New Research Highlights Importance of Early Years Development on Future Wellbeing

Oxford researchers involved nearly 4,000 children across the UK in three specially developed science lessons to educate pupils about brain development during early childhood. The SEEN (Secondary Education around Early Neurodevelopment) project was commissioned and funded by KindredSquared and is part of a wider drive to increase public understanding of how early experiences can shape the adults we become.

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Oxford Course on Systematic Reviews & Meta-Analyses, 24-26 January 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022 to Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 8am - 4pm


Listen to the late Professor Michael Gelder on how he founded the Department of Psychiatry at Oxford, 1969.

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Find out what we aim to achieve with this brand new NIHR Biomedical Research Centre.

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