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Continuing Professional Development

We want our members to avoid professional difficulties in the first place. So, while we’re here for you if someone makes a complaint against you, we also provide other ways to protect you as a professional or student of the talking and listening therapies. When you join the Psychologists Protection Society, you can attend CPD events in person or online.  These activities are designed to promote the highest standards of professional best practice. Created by therapists for therapists, not only do our CPD activities help you develop as a professional, many are also specifically designed to minimise the risk of a claim against you. Professional Practitioner Logo The Professional Practitioner Portal contains a variety of content, including articles, events, CPD activities, latest PPS Trust news.  It is hoped members will find the content thought-provoking and members will be encouraged to think more about areas of their professional practice where problems can arise and whether or not these problems can be avoided. Portal Screenshot

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PPS members who wish have participated in a CPD activity online or in person can request a free PDF certificate.  Please complete our CPD certificate request form.

Latest CPD Video

Our first speaker at our AGM in September 2017 was Dr Susan Delaney who presented”When Did Grief Get So Complicated? … and what practitioners need to know about it”

Latest CPD Video

Our second speaker at our 2017 AGM was Dr David Carey who presented: “Remember Alfred Adler: Psychology, Purpose and Meaning”

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Announcement: Death of Former PPS Chairman Dr Douglas McFadzean

It is with great sadness that we mourn the loss of former Psychologists Protection Society Trust Chairman Dr Douglas McFadzean. He passed away at home in Stirling, Scotland on Thursday 28th June 2018.

Douglas was one of NHS Scotland’s most experienced counsellors in primary care and was formerly the Executive Director of the professional body COSCA – “Counselling & Psychotherapy in Scotland”. Dr McFadzean was a member of The Psychologists Protection Society for several decades before joining the Board in 2010 to help provide assistance to fellow professionals who find themselves in difficulties. He served as Chairman for just over a year.

PPS Services Director Ewan Murray said “In 2010 my father, PPS founder Sandy Murray decided to turn PPS into a not-for-profit Trust. Dr McFadzean was his first choice as a Trustee, as he knew he would bring wisdom, strength and humour to the role. Sandy was very pleased when Douglas became Chairman, overseeing the organisation’s transition into a not-for-profit Trust. We all came to appreciate Dr McFadzean’s valuable input during his tenure and he remained in contact after his retirement to provide sage advice when needed. I will remember him fondly”.

Dr McFadzean is survived by his wife Christina and two children.
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