LevelFile
Ref NoBPS/001/11/04/02/02/02
PreviousNumbersBPS/001/4/07
TitleBPS Co-ordinating Committee of Senior Psychologists in the National Health Service 1960-1966
Date1960-1966
Extent1- box file
Description1 folder contains, typed minutes, agendas and circulars concerning the British Psychological Society's (BPS) Co-ordinating Committee of Senior Psychologists CCSP in the National Health Service from 1960 to 1966.

The committee ceased to exist with the inception of the British Psychological Society's (BPS) Division of Clinical Psychology (DCP).

Details include:

1. Offprint entitled 'Co-ordinating Committee of Senior Psychologists in the National Health Service: 1960-1966' by Dr. Mahesh M. Desai, Secretary CCSP and Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Belmont and Henderson Hospitals;

2. Typed memorandum from Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary Coordinating Committee of Senior Psychologists concerning the views of the CCSP at the first meeting of the Division of Clinical Psychology;

3. Typed memorandum and circular from Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary CCSP concerning a BPS Extraordinary General Meeting approving the formation of a Division of Clinical Psychology, December 1965 and 1966;

4. Typed CCSP minutes of a meeting held on 2nd October 1965 [includes minute 139, The new Division of Clinical Psychology];

5. Typed letter from James Patrick S.Robertson, Psychological Research Department to Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary CCSP concerning Register of Clinical Psychologists, 30th September 1965;

6. Typed document concerning Register of Clinical Psychologists problems of inclusion and exclusion;

7. Typed notice of meeting and agenda for 2nd of October 1965 [members urged to attend a DCP meeting likely to start 1st January 1966];

8. Typed minutes of CCSP meeting on the 3rd of April, 1965;

9. Typed minutes of CCSP meeting on the 19th of September 1964 [includes minute 119 Dr.Robertson and Miss Rawlings suggesting the formation of a new Division of Clinical Psychology]

10. Typed letter from Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary CCSP concerning CCSP members in favour of forming a new Division off Clinical Psychology, 11th November 1964

11. 1- page typed CCSP members circular with the results of a return on rankings for the future of the committee, 9th October 1964 [typed comments are included]

12. Typed minutes and agenda of a CCSP meeting held on the 19th of September 1964

13. Typed minutes and agenda of a CCSP meeting held on the 6th of April 1964

14. Typed request for seven possibilities for ranking concerning the future of the committee, 15th June 1964

15. 3-page typed copy letter from Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary CCSP to Rt. Honourable Anthony Barber T.D.M.P. Minister of Health concerning Salary Scales for Clinical Psychologists, 3rd June 1964

16. 3-page typed letter from Dr. Mahesh M.Desai, Secretary CCSP to Dr. J.P.S Robertson Hon.Sec. EDPP concerning the future of the Co-ordinating Committee, 6th May 1964

17. 4-page typed regional developments document 24th March 1964

18. 7-page typed proposals for an evaluation of the work of NHS Psychologists in comparison with the work of Civil service psychologists (HM Prison service), 21st August 1961

19. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting on the 28th of September 1963

20. 9-page typed paper on Clinical Psychologists Salaries in comparison with Civil Service Psychologists and salary scales

21. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 31st of March 1963

22. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 15th of September 1962

23. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 7th of April 1962

24. 11- page draft in-service training of clinical psychologists in the NHS

25. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 14th of October 1961

26. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 31st of July 1961

27. Typed minutes of a CCSP meeting held on the 8th of April 1961

28. Typed minutes of the first CCSP meeting held on the 24th of September 1960 [May Davidson elected as the Chairman of the Committee]

Typed minutes and agenda of a preliminary CCSP meeting held on the 10th of April 1960
FormatTextual Material
NotesThe History of Psychology Centre is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our users. Be aware that our catalogue contains historic terminology relating to mental health which could be considered offensive. The terminology exists within the original record and has been retained to inform users on viewpoints at the time. It in no way reflects the attitudes of the cataloguers or the British Psychological Society.
Previously in a section BPS/001/4 entitled BPS Working Parties now used for BPS Boards.
Wellcome Ref: PSY/BPS/1/4/5
LanguageEnglish
Related MaterialBPS/002/2/01 BPS Division of Clinical Psychology
RelatedRecordBPS/002/2/01
AccessConditionsAuthorised Users. View by Appointment.
AccessStatusOpen
Location16: Wellcome Library
TermClinical psychology
Public Relations
RulesDescription compiled in line with the following standard
ISAD (G) General International Standard Archival Description
ArchNoteCompiled by Mike Maskill BPS Archivist for the History of Psychology Centre.

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDates
BPS/GB/79The British Psychological Society; Division of Clinical Psychology; 1966-; (DCP)1966-
BPS/GB/105Davidson; May (1914-1982); CBE, FBPsS1914-1982
BPS/GB/25Rawlings; Grace (1909-1988); OBE, FBPsS1909-1988
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