On APRIL 27th, 2021 @6pm we successfully hosted our first MHPN Webinar on Positive Psychology with the title: “Incorporating Positive Psychology in Conversations”.
FIRST MHPN Webinar: “Incorporating Positive Psychology into Conversations”
Positive Psychology has been described as the “science of optimal functioning” and one of its main areas of focus is human wellbeing. In this webinar, participants will have the opportunity to reflect on the ways in which they can incorporate some of the theories of positive psychology into their everyday practice in order to have more positive, future-focused conversations.
Presenter/Speaker Bio: Prof. Christian van Nieuwerburgh (PhD)
Christian is Professor of Coaching and Positive Psychology in the School of Psychology at the University of East London (UK) and Executive Director of Growth Coaching International, a Sydney-based global training and consultancy provider for the education sector. He is seen as an authority on the use of coaching in education and has more recently been championing the integration of coaching and positive psychology. With numerous publications to his name, Christian is the author of the best-selling book, An Introduction to Coaching Skills: A Practical Guide, now in its third edition. He is an alumnus of the Shakespeare Institute of the University of Birmingham and resides in Warwickshire where he enjoys writing, walking and motorcycling.