May 2020: Keeping clients at the centre of research

Our 26th Annual Research Conference co-hosted by the University of the West of England, was held online due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The online event won the Association Awards UK 2020 Best Online Conference award.

Keynote presentation

Nick Midgley, Associate Professor, University College London and co-director of ChAPTRe: 'What can therapists learn from an RCT?'

Abstracts and presenter contact details

BACP research conference online abstract booklet 2020 (pdf 0.3MB)

Downloads

Research online 2020 programme (pdf).

Handouts

Nick Midgley PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Duncan McCaig PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Krystal Scott PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Kimberley-Anne Evans PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Kate Hoyland PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

John Hills PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Amanda McGarry PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Robert Elliott PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Naomi Moller and Andreas Vossler PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Poster exhibition

A showcase of recent research projects in counselling and psychotherapy. View the online poster exhibition 2020

Best online conference winner logo

May 2019: Shaping counselling practice and policy: the next 25 years 

Our 25th Annual Research Conference, co-hosted by Ulster University and Queen's University Belfast.

Keynote presentations

Kim de Jong, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology at Leiden University: 'Using routine outcome monitoring as a feedback intervention to enhance outcomes in routine practice'

Ciaran Mulholland, Consultant Psychiatrist with the Northern Health and Social Care Trust in Northern Ireland: 'The Northern Ireland Regional Trauma Network: Treating the aftermath of psychological trauma with evidence-based therapies'

Abstracts and presenter contact details

BACP research conference abstract booklet 2019 (pdf 0.4MB)

May 2018: Counselling changes lives: research that impacts practice

Our 24th Annual Research Conference, co-hosted by the University of Roehampton

Keynote presentations

Professor Robert Elliott: 'Evidence and politics in the humanistic-experiential psychotherapies: a love-hate story'

Professor Dr Pim Cuijpers: 'Four decades of outcome research on psychotherapies for depression: an overview of meta-analyses'

Abstracts and presenter contact details

BACP research conference abstract booklet 2018 (pdf 0.1MB)

 

May 2017: Research and reflective practice for the counselling professions

Our 23rd Annual Research Conference, co-hosted by the University of Chester

Keynote presentations

Professor Clara E Hill: 'Therapist self-disclosure and immediacy' 

Professor Stephen Joseph: 'Are we measuring what matters in counselling and psychotherapy research?'

Abstracts and presenter contact details

BACP research conference abstract booklet 2017 (pdf 6.2MB)