Distress/Destress: Museum Meditation

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tuesday 06th october 2015

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Location South Wing G12 Council Room | Wilkins Building ( Map) Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student Admission: Free Ticketing: Pre-booking essential Speaker information Stacy Hackner, UCL Student Engagement Coordinator, Researcher Jemma Jacobs, Shaman & Meditation Instructor How does the...

Lunch Hour Lectures: Hearts, minds and environment

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tuesday 06th october 2015

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Location Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building ( Map) access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student Admission: Free Ticketing: Open Speaker information Professor Susan Michie, UCL Health Psychology Research Group The value in life of health and wellbeing, environmental sustainability...

FREE: LEARN TO COPE WITH ANXIETY WORKSHOP. By the Italian Medical Centre

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tuesday 06th october 2015

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In the run up to National Stress Awareness Day, The Italian Medical Centre is offering a free workshop that aims at teaching you simple strategies to reduce your anxiety levels. First, we will help you better understand what anxiety really is as well as why and how it can manifest itself. Then you will learn

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Introduction to Ethics and Professional Practice: Ethical decision making

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tuesday 06th october 2015

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This workshop is designed to help continue to uphold and enhance our professional standards as psychologists (both qualified and in-training). Specifically this workshop aims to: Introduce the notion of Ethics (e.g. what is ethics and how we can evaluate these); Discuss the standards of the Health Professions Council (HPC) to illustrate ethics and...

NEW TEEN-AGERS

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friday 28th november 2014

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Nowadays, the world and the lives of teenagers are subject to quick, sudden and unpredictable changes, compared to the recent past generations. Due to this rapidity and precariousness, adults and older generations find themselves unprepared and helpless to confront these changes, particularly when they refer to and rely on their own past...

Solution-focused therapy with children, families and schools

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wednesday 21st may 2014

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Solution-focused brief therapy can provide a wealth of useful tools to engage and work with children, and significant others including parents and teachers. This training will introduce you to the key assumptions and tools of solution-focused therapy in a highly practical and experiential way. This workshop will add value to the field of applied...

The Creative Spark: Fanning the Innovative Flame in Everyone

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monday 19th may 2014

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The workshop will draw on the work researchers such as  insight, n motivational styles and reversal theory and the relationship of social identity to creativity. Case studies and organisational experience from all sectors (public, private, and not for profit ) will highlight what works and what doesn’t when individuals and teams want to be more...

What do meditation and mindfulness have to offer to the 21st Century practitioner?

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friday 02nd may 2014

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In psychology, recently, there has been an increased interest in mindfulness and meditation specifically in relation to the therapeutic benefits they offer. This workshop will provide a research-informed approach to mindfulness and meditative practice with practical advice on how these can be used within practice to support clients. For further...

Psychodynamic Neuroscience Research Meeting

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thursday 01st may 2014

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A Neuropsychoanalysis Group has been formed in London with special emphasis on psychodynamic neuroscience and neuropsychology research and it usually meets at 6:00 pm on the first Thursday of each month of the academic calendar at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience (ICN) in London WC1. This interdisciplinary group is modelled on the many other...