Book Psychology Conference
NEUROSCIENCE’S INFLUENCE ON PSYCHOLOGY, BIOLOGY AND SOCIETY CPD.
Learn the dynamic intricacies of how the brain works and impacts the academic and social field. Inspire teaching and learning in your role, with cutting edge insight from one of the world-leading neuroscientists!
PSYCHOLOGY: This CPD will allow you to enhance your understanding and delivery of research into the anatomy of the brain including areas such as personality, cognition, child attachment and psychological disorders such as schizophrenia. Discover a depth of understanding of the bio-psychology involved in our higher-level functioning. Whether you are psychologist interested in psychiatry, psychopathology or neuroanatomy, this is an expert not to miss.
BIOLOGY: This CPD will illustrate that James Fallon’s research has unparalleled reach. Professor Fallon’s laboratory was the first to find out how to mobilize adult stem cells to reverse the deficits in models of chronic stroke and Parkinson’s disease. This was recently heralded as one of the top seven breakthrough findings of the decade. His research is cutting edge in terms of understanding and considering the impact of human brain function.
SOCIOLOGY: This CPD will utilise Professor Fallon’s experience as a Subject Matter Expert to the Pentagon in the field of cognition and war. As a sociologist, if you are interested in the neuroscience on criminal behaviour, the impact on war, dictatorships and violence, this session is not to be missed. Learn how the brain functions in individuals who have had a massive impact in shaping the way our world functions
About the Facilitator: James H. Fallon, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour at the University of California, Irvine. He will be delivering CPD on the most recent developments in neuroscience and how they impact in psychology, biology and psychiatry, including the influence on research, the media, law, biological psychiatry and other areas. His research program focuses on four areas, including adult stem cells, chemical neuroanatomy and circuitry, higher brain functions, and brain imaging.
979 QR per place
PRISON REHABILITATION PSYCHOLOGY: This session will take students on a journey.
From the crime, to sentencing, to rehabilitation to reintegration in society. Students will analyse real prisoner case histories taking in every psychological aspect throughout the process. What is a career like working within the prison service as a psychology professional? The mentally of prisoners are challenged every second they are incarcerated in their journey towards rehabilitation - so are the professionals working with them. Preparing for their return to society often requires intense psychological behaviour change. This needs to be planned, monitored and structured using treatments such as cognitive behavioural therapy. Do you have what it takes? Do you wonder what it is like working with prisoners, hearing about their motives and their ambitions for when they leave? Are you prepared for the daily routine to help people aiming to get their lives back on track? Find out in this engaging and informative workshop. (Limited Places, book early to avoid disappointment)
SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY: What is Sports Psychology?
Are the best athletes in the world born or are they made? Can the mentality of a top Olympic athlete, a premier league footballer, a world champion netballer or a Formula 1 champion be improved any further? What goes through their mind at the most crucial moments and how can psychology enhance their understanding and application of this? Sports Psychology has become one of the most popular professions over the last few years. Find out exactly what it is and how to improve the very best. Learn the optimal time to take a young athlete to the top level of their sport. How do we use psychology to enhance performance so much that the results are almost unrecognisable? Work with a one of the world’s leading sports psychologists who travels with top sports men and women all over the world. (Limited Places, book early to avoid disappointment)
ELITE PERFORMANCE PSYCHOLOGY: Do you want to achieve where others fail?
Do people at the top of their profession feel stress and anxiety? How does a world-famous pianist or an intellectual mind in the top 1% of academic thinkers turn very good performance into outstanding performance? What is the mental profile of an elite performer? Can I learn the techniques? How do musical performers retain their composure at such high levels of performance when they just made a mistake in front of an audience of thousands? How do you learn to ignore such intense pressure? Can this be applied to exams, school and pressurised jobs? Yes it can! Learn how you can implement dramatic improvement in skill, ability and output taking your psychological performance to its limit. (Limited Places, book early to avoid disappointment)
FORENSIC & CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION: Intrigued by a career in forensic psychology?
Wonder what it is like to be immersed in a big case and analyse a crime scene? Using your psychological expertise to analyse the information and patterns left behind and work with other organisations to apprehend the culprit. This session will give students an experience of what it is like to work a crime scene. They will learn about a varied range of investigations and will understand many of the skills necessary including the thorough scientific components, research skills and preparation that you will need to undertake the different fields including fingerprinting, ballistics, blood pattern specialist. Want a career in crime scene investigation or forensics? This is for you! (Limited Places, book early to avoid disappointment)
445 QR per place
Keynote Speaker: James H. Fallon, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour at the University of California, Irvine. He sits on numerous corporate boards and national think tanks for science, biotechnology and the military. He is a Subject Matter Expert to the Pentagon in the field of cognition and war.
He is a renowned international speaker and will be in Doha, Qatar engaging audiences with his one of a kind story into Neuroscience and Psychopathy. There is no other story in the history of psychology that matches this. With his engaging style backed up with a solid foundation of research including chemical neuroanatomy and circuitry, higher brain functions, and brain imaging, depression, schizophrenia, addiction, personality, intelligence, emotional memory, psychopathy, violence and dictatorships. He is an expert demanded everywhere in the world and he is here.
Having written over 300 papers and books, he the Amazon best-selling author in the psychology field of “The Psychopath Inside”. He has appeared in hundreds of international TV and radio specials on war, dictatorships, violence and psychopathic behaviour including the popular Criminal Minds TV show. This event is not to be missed.
Other motivational and engaging psychology speakers including specialist experts and chartered psychologists with the British Psychological Society will also be speaking.
(1 teacher place FREE for every 10 students that book places)
245 QR per place