15 January 2015

Derbyshire duo bring counselling to the local community

Just a few months after completing the Masters (MSc) in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy (ICP), course-mates Lucy Harris and Andy Butterton, launched their business, Green Lane Counselling and Psychotherapy (GLCP), in Derby.

19 December 2015

Lecturer in Therapy Arts retires after over 30 years' at the University

Judie Taylor, Lecturer in Therapy Arts, retires after being at the University for over 30 years' service

4 December 2015

Diagnostic Radiography graduates celebrate achievements at student awards ceremony

BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography graduates today gathered with their academic tutors at an award ceremony to celebrate their achievements.

4 December 2015

Mental health researcher highlights humanity’s struggle with its dark side

A mental health psychologist is to explore what separates our species from being the cruellest to the most compassionate on the planet in a lecture at the University of Derby next week.

26 November 2015

Nursing and AHP course funding changes

Government announces changes to Nursing and Allied Health Professionals (AHP) course funding from September 2017

29 July 2015

Queen’s Nurse Honour for University’s lecturers

Two nursing lecturers from the University of Derby have become Queen’s Nurses.

24 June 2015

University course designed to help social care workers and foster carers has contract extended

A pilot University of Derby course, which was introduced to help social care teams interact more effectively with children, young people and families, has had its contract extended for a further two years.

6 March 2015

Students host NHS Change Day to raise awareness of dementia

Students from the University of Derby will host the East Midlands regional NHS Change Day on Wednesday 11 March 2015, to raise awareness of dementia.

16 January 2015

Late student’s award for study in the face of adversity

A much loved University of Derby student who died shortly after completing his Occupational Therapy course last year (2014) will be posthumously granted an award recognising triumph over adversity.

13 March 2015

Students bring community of Derby together to raise awareness of dementia at NHS Change Day

Students from the University of Derby, dementia champions and campaigners, NHS staff and citizens joined together on Wednesday (March 11) for the East Midlands regional NHS Change Day conference.

11 August 2015

Chancellor praises University’s “rescue plan” for Chesterfield

The Duke of Devonshire has praised the University of Derby for rescuing one of Chesterfield’s best-loved buildings.

16 October 2015

A University made in Chesterfield

Engineering for the future is the theme of a talk in the Made in Chesterfield series on November 5 when the University of Derby outlines to business leaders plans for its new campus in the town.

14 April 2015

Occupational Therapy graduate working on a pilot project to improve dementia care

MSc Pre-registration Occupational Therapy graduate, Claire Mangan, is on secondment at Nottingham University Hospital working on a pilot project to improve dementia care through music in an acute setting.

8 June 2015

University introduces ‘Bridging the Dementia Divide' MOOC

Dr Christine Padesky visited the University of Derby’s Enterprise Centre last week to deliver a two day conference on the successful treatment of depression and suicide. Over 120 people attended the conference ‘CBT for Depression and Suicide’, which took place from 1-2 June.