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Click on the link in the grey box at the top right hand side of the screen to review your profile and contact information. You can:
Upload your picture
Complete your biographical information
Suggest areas of special interest to you, or topics on which you would be happy to consult, if asked
Step 1: Create your profile If your name, contact address or other details are wrong, you will need to update them on the profile page of the main BPS website The correct details will then appear on the community site within 24 hours
The more you share - the better the system works But, don’t share anything you are uncomfortable with being seen by other BPS members. Members of the public will not be able to see any personal information Remember…
Search for colleagues using the ‘ Find a member ’ function in the Directory
Send messages to other members through the Connected Community system (there is a button to help you do this under the contact information in each member’s profile)
Add contacts: request a member becomes a contact once you have visited their profile page. You’ll find this in the same place as above - under contact information. This step will help you begin to build your online network
We take your privacy very seriously. Only BPS members can view your profile and contact you through the site. Your photo, contact information and any discussions you take part in do not make it into the public domain.
However, there is more you can do to control your privacy, if you would like:
If you have previously signed up to a Special Interest Group, or are a member of a committee, you’ll already be a part of a network, and can start discussing issues that are important to you straight away. Otherwise, here’s how you get started:
Go to: Directory > All Communities > Show All > Member Created Communities
Choose one of interest to you, click on the Members tab, then Join Community
You are then subscribed to that community, and can choose to receive
updates in a variety of ways:
Step 4: Join a community
You will not be able to join any BPS Committees using this site. If you would like to join a committee, please get in touch with the BPS office – we’d be delighted to help. Remember…
If you would like to share resources with fellow BPS members, you are very welcome to do so. You could share research information, reviews of meetings, educational materials, or really anything else you think might be helpful (as long as you own the copyright!).
Remember to describe and tag your documents so they will be easily retrieved by colleagues
Go to: Resources > Add Document , then follow the steps to help