PSYCHOLOGY WEEK 2017

Cost: 
all events free to attend
The NI Branch of The British Psychological Society is holding it's first ever Psychology Week from 9-14 October supported by the School's of Psychology at QUB, UU, Stran UC, St Mary's UC and Science NI

All events listed below are available to book here: http://www.bps.org.uk/networks-and-communities/member-microsite/northern...

To book you need to create an account on our system which can be used again and here is how to:

1.      Log in to the BPS website. If you don’t have an account, you can create one via this link: www.bps.org.uk/user/register (please note this is a 2-step process - you will receive an email, you must click the link in the email to complete setting up the account.)

 

2.      Visit the event webpage for the event “Psychological Leadership in Health and Social Care” – 4 November 2016: http://www.bps.org.uk/events/psychological-leadership-health-social-care-dcpni-2016-annual-conference-agm

 

3.      Under the heading “Registration information” click on the link and you will be taken to the BPS Online Shop.

 

4.      Check that you are logged in to the BPS Online Shop – if you are logged in, you will see “Log out” on the top menu bar. If instead you see “Log in”, please click to log in before you can book your place.

 

5.      When you are logged in to the BPS Online Shop, please fill out the event registration form and click “Add to basket”. You can then click “Checkout” at the top of the screen and continue to complete the booking process.

 

Date & Time

Event

Venue

9 October 2017

6-9pm

Launch Event

 

A Film Screening - Paper Tigers

With Discussants Dr Karen Kirby, Dr Donal McAteer and Dr  Colin Gorman, UU Magee

 

Room MD108

Ulster University Magee Campus Derry

9 October 2017

 

6-7pm

Raising breastfeeding rates – a societal issue and a public health responsibility

Dr Amy Brown, Swansea University, UK

The Conference Hall

Main Building

Stranmillis University College

Belfast

9 October 2017

7-8pm

Infant Mental Health in Northern Ireland -

Implementing the Science

 

Dr Nicola Doherty, Western Trust

Dr Barbara McConnell, Stranmillis University College

The Conference Hall

Main Building

Stranmillis University College

Belfast

 

9 October 2017

6.30pm

 

Belfast Science Café

 

Happy at Work Survey

 

Mr Dominic McCanny, Testing Talent

 

The Black Box

Belfast

Advertised via

Science NI

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/what-makes-up-happy-at-work-tickets-38102274930

  

 

 

 

10 October 2017

5.30pm

 

‘Talking Laughter Seriously’

 

Professor Sophie Scott

University College London

 

 

 

The Canada Room & Council Chamber

Queen’s University Belfast

10 October 2017

6.45pm

A World Mental Health Day Event

Well-Being within the Workplace

 

Dr Emma Carroll, Northern Trust

Dr John Smyth, Belfast Trust

Mr Nick Carson, Northern Trust

 

 

The Canada Room & Council Chamber

 

Queen’s University Belfast

 

11 October 2017

9.15am – 3.30pm

 

 

‘A Flavour of Psychology’

(see web for speakers details)

 

The Whitla Hall

Queen’s University Belfast

 

11 October 2017

6-7pm

Mental Health Difficulties in Schools – Teaching Children Resilience

 

Prof Nichola Rooney, Queen’s University Belfast

Mr John Dennison, Drumragh Integrated College

 

Lecture Theatre 1

St Mary’s University College

Belfast

 

11 October 2017

7-8pm

 

Classroom Assistants: Help or Hindrance?

 

Dr Marie Hill, Educational Psychologist

 

Lecture Theatre 1

St Mary’s University College

Belfast

 

11 October 2017

6-7pm

 

‘Menopause The Last Taboo’

Dr Liz Simpson, Ulster University

 

 

LT 9 Main Building

Ulster University

Coleraine Campus

 

12 October 2017

9.15-4.30pm

 

The Role of Clinical Psychologists regarding Capacity and Consent within Health and Social Care

 

The Great Hall,

Queen’s University Belfast

 

12 October 2017

5pm

 

Out of the Therapy Room and onto the streets….Psychologists for Social Change

 

 

 

The Great Hall,

Queen’s University Belfast

No booking required

12 October 2017

6-8pm

Mental Health in the Workplace.. An event to mark World Mental Health Day

Ulster University Magee Campus

(See web for list of speakers)

Room MD108

Ulster University Magee Campus

Derry

 

14 October 2107

10.30am

 

Improving your health: it’s a walk/run in the park

 

Dr Noel Brick

Ulster University

 

Comber Parkrun

No booking required

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Dates
  • Oct
    9
    12:00am
  • Oct
    14
    11:00am
Venue
Queens University Belfast
Ulster University
Stranmillis University College
St Mary's University College
The Black Box