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Gwendolyn Rowlands, a Roehampton alumna and art psychotherapist is quoted in The Guardian providing advice on how to succeed in the field.

People living with the rare diagnosis of young onset dementia will take part in a pioneering series of participatory dances led by Dr Allegranti from the University of Roehampton.

On Saturday 22nd April, over a hundred 14 and 15 year old girls from across the capital learnt first-hand the excitement of studying science, as part of the University of Roehampton's Class of 2020 initiative.

The Department of Psychology has recently established the CREST (Centre for Research in Social and Psychological Transformation) Therapy and Research Clinic to help students and the local community with their mental health and to develop research into psychological therapies. 

The British Psychology Society (BPS) recently interviewed Professor Mick Cooper on the profession of counselling psychology. 

The University of Roehampton's Wellbeing team has established an initiative to safeguard its students against sexual assault after securing £50,000 through Higher Education Funding Council for England's (HEFCE) Catalyst Fund.

Psychology Reader, Dr Elias Tsakanikos evaluated the effectiveness of a new app to improve people’s lives who suffer from agoraphobia.

Dr James Davies from Roehampton's Department of Life Sciences addressed The Guild of Health Writers and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at The Anxiety Epidemic event in February, calling for a change in the way psychological distress is understood and managed in the NHS.

Sky News recently interviewed Psychology alumna from the University of Roehampton, Layla Harding, a campaigner for people living with disabilities. She responded to the Supreme Court ruling regarding who had priority on buses, wheelchair users or people with buggies. 

In her TEDX talk, Dr Beatrice Allegranti from the Psychology Department at the University of Roehampton explained her new research on capoeira, the Afro-Brasilian martial art-dance, as a way to achieve social justice within society.

Dr Anna Seymour has recently been appointed the first Professor of Dramatherapy in the UK at the University. 

An intervention to protect young children in Malaysia from obesity will be conducted in a two-year £300,000 feasibility study in collaboration with five establishments.

Visitors to London’s renowned Science Museum are helping University of Roehampton researchers uncover how people’s personality relates to their unique perception of the world around them. 
A new avatar-based software platform may help adolescent boys (between the age of 11 and 18) address their psychological problems, according to a research team featuring Professor Mick Cooper and Dr Evi Chryssafidou at the University of Roehampton, and Dr Biljana van Rijn at Metanoia Institute. 
It is mental health awareness week. Dr Ray Norbury from the Department of Psychology and his team conducted a study to find out why some people may be more susceptible for developing depression than others.
University of Roehampton has retained its position as the highest ranked modern university in London in the results of the Complete University Guide 2017.
The Departments of Psychology and Life Sciences will discuss the future of nutrition at the 40th annual British Feeding and Drinking Group meeting this week in London.
More than 500 schools across the UK have registered their interest in a substantial study into the benefits of professional school-based counselling for young people experiencing emotional problems.
The benefits of professional school-based counsellors in supporting young people experiencing emotional problems will be evaluated through an extensive three year £835,000 study, which will establish a dedicated counselling service in 18 English secondaries.
Dr Jacqueline Hayes, Lecturer in Counselling Psychology at the University of Roehampton’s research project revealed new insights into understanding people’s experiences of seeing and hearing the voices of their deceased relatives during bereavement.