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'Parenting through surrogacy. Rights, duties, and desires'

Vasanti Jadva will be speaking at a conference organised in Rome this weekend (10/11 March). She will be presenting the Centre's research on the psychological outcomes of surrogacy for surrogates, parents and the child.

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How do you know when sibling rivalry goes too far?

Claire Hughes speaking to Huffington Post on Sibling bullying & rivalry. Please click on the link.

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Susan Golombok: How do new family forms affect children’s mental health?

Ella Rhodes is Staff Journalist for The Psychologist magazine and interviewed Susan for The Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health website.

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ESRC Festival of Social Science 4 Nov 2017 - Honest conversations with new parents: Transitions, tensions & triumphs

ESRC Festival of Social Science 4 Nov 2017 - Honest conversations with new parents: Transitions, tensions & triumphs

Come to an alternative antenatal class: psychologists, health professionals and new parents discuss realities of new parenthood. Hosted by Sarah Foley, Sooz Imrie, Elian Fink and Kitty Jones from the Centre for Family Research.

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St Catharine's Prize for Distinction in Research - awarded to Sarah Foley

St Catharine Prizes for Distinction in Research recognise the achievements of third-year doctoral student in the Arts and Humanities, or the Social Sciences, or the Physical and Biological Sciences. Congratulations Sarah!

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Egg Freezing Study

Why are women freezing their eggs? Because of the lack of eligible men. Please use the link below to the Guardian article written by Dr Zeynep B. Gürtin.

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CFR & Stonewall research results

A study by the Centre for Family Research carried out with Stonewall has found that 45 per cent of LGBT pupils in Britain’s schools are bullied for being LGBT, down from 55 per cent in 2012.

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Prof S. Golombok BPS Book award

Prof S. Golombok BPS Book award

Professor Susan Golombok has recently been presented with her BPS 2016 Book Award for her book Modern Families.

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The Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) research team, led by Dr Gail Ewing from CFR and Professor Gunn Grande from The University of Manchester, is hosting an open meeting at the European Association for Palliative Care International Conference

The meeting is being held in Madrid on the 19th May and will provide an update on the research programme being conducted in the UK and will showcase development and testing of the CSNAT in Australia, Canada, Austria, Sweden and Denmark. The meeting will also discuss examples of CSNAT implementation in practice in palliative and end of life care and present the pilot version of the newly developed CSNAT Approach Implementation Toolkit.

The Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) research team, led by Dr Gail Ewing from CFR and Professor Gunn Grande from The University of Manchester, is hosting an open meeting at the European Association for Palliative Care International Conference - Read More…