Useful Contacts

ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service)- Offering free advice to employers and employees on employment issues.

American Psychological Association - provides guidelines and information on Psychological Testing in areas of Work, Health and Education.

BPS PsychSource - find books on Psychological Testing.

Buros Institute of Mental Measurements has supported advancements in testing practice since 1938. Their website provides comprehensive details in all areas of testing.

Chartered Institute of Personnel Development - Europe's largest professional institute for those involved in the management and development of people. 

Citizens Advice Bureau - Helping people resolve financial, legal and other problems by providing free advice and information.

EFPA - European Federation of Psychologists' Associations

Equality and Human Rights Commission - Acting not only for the disadvantaged but ensuring that everyone has a fair chance to participate in society.

HandsOnScotland - an online resource for those working with/caring for children/young people, providing practical information and techniques on responding helpfully to children and young people's troubling behaviour.

The Career Development Institute - The largest professional association for guidance practitioners in the UK.

Psychometrics Forum- The Psychometrics Forum is a group whose members have trained to use psychometric assessments. They explore the application of these instruments in a variety of situations such as selection, personal development, and coaching.

Psychometric Society- The Psychometric Society is an international non-profit professional organisation devoted to the advancement of quantitative measurement practices in psychology, education, and the social sciences.

The British Dyslexia Association- Representing all dyslexic people and ensuring they reach their full potential.

The Data Protection Act 1998

The Information Commissioner's Office- Set up to promote access to official information and to protect personal information.

The International Dyslexia Association- Serving individuals with dyslexia, their families and professionals in the field.

The International Test Commission (ITC)- is an "Association of national psychological associations, test commissions, publishers and other organisations committed to promoting effective testing and assessment policies and to the proper development, evaluation and uses of educational and psychological instruments."

The National College for School Leadership- The National College works to develop and support leaders of schools and early years settings so they can make a positive difference to children’s lives.