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Death of a friend ‘impacts health for up to four years’

Death of a friend ‘impacts health for up to four years’

The death of a close friend can cause a major decline in physical health and psychological wellbeing – with the impact being felt for up to four years, research has revealed.

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Stirling research supports new volunteering framework

Stirling research supports new volunteering framework

A new framework aiming at getting people involved in volunteering – and developed with the support of University of Stirling research– has been launched by the Scottish Government.

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Events

Domestic Abuse Seminar Series at the University of Stirling

Domestic Abuse Seminar Series at the University of Stirling

We are delighted to announce the launch of our Domestic Abuse Seminar Series, at the University of Stirling. Led by the University's Centre for Child Wellbeing and Protection and its Child Wellbeing and Protection Research Group, this series will support a dialogue between practitioners and academics who work in the field.

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Death of a friend ‘impacts health for up to four years’
Stirling research supports new volunteering framework
Feeling ‘at home’ improves health, say Stirling researchers
Shadow Minister meets Stirling housing and ageing experts
University showcases world-leading ageing and dementia research to UK Government Minister
World experts on dementia and design to gather in Stirling for major conference
Child welfare expert tells Holyrood committee smacking ban is “long overdue”
Student teachers get Japanese taster in a bid to boost language learning
Parliament praises University housing and ageing reports
Classic card game to bridge the gap between play and study

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Domestic Abuse Seminar Series at the University of Stirling

3 Jun 2019

We are delighted to announce the launch of our Domestic Abuse Seminar Series, at the University of Stirling. Led by the University's Centre for Child Wellbeing and Protection and its Child Wellbeing and Protection Research Group, this series will support a dialogue between practitioners and academics who work in the field.

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Open Day

8 Jun 2019

If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and current students, who will be delighted to answer your questions

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Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance

5 Sep 2019 to 7 Sep 2019

This the day conference focuses broadly on children and young people’s wellbeing and mental health.

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Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance conference

5 Sep 2019 to 7 Sep 2019

This three day conference focuses broadly on children and young people’s wellbeing and mental health. It offers a space in which we can consider how we might understand to children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing, and how services might respond to these challenges.

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Open Day

14 Sep 2019

If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and current students, who will be delighted to answer your questions

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Open Day

26 Oct 2019

If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and current students, who will be delighted to answer your questions

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