Two days filled with exploration and education.
Unique keynotes, dynamic short papers, diverse panel discussions, valuable learning workshops,
Agenda 2020 will be posted here. See below for a taste of IPCD 2018!
Full Agenda and Timings
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Please note the agenda may have last minute changes due to unforeseen circumstances
Delegates will receive a printed copy of the agenda for the day during registration at the event
Breakout Stream Sessions
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- Clinical and Counselling Psychology
- Occupational Psychology, HR and Talent Development
- Education and Child Psychology
- Coaching Psychology
|Paper||Angie Cucchi||A study on the effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Behaviour in Iraq: lessons for cross-cultural practice|
|Paper||Justin Thomas||Fishing for emotional differences: Exploring cultural variation in drawings across six nations using Google’s Quick Draw.|
|Paper||David Lee||The relationships between psychotherapy and coaching: From clinician to coach, and back again?|
|Paper||Aditi Manoj Bhatia||Challenges of accessing mental health care in the UAE: Through the eyes of a newbie|
|Paper||Angie Cucchi||Mentalizing in Eating Disorders and Personality Disorders: the role of emotions|
|Paper||Maria Weissenbock||What about emotions during peri- & postnatal time? Processing? Developing? Conceiving?
For whom? For what?
|Paper||Aisha Utsz||The Role of Nutrition in Emotion and Mental Health (Female audience only)|
|Paper||David Lee||Multimodal Therapy: The legacy of Arnold A. Lazarus|
|Panel||Target Shaban, Anjana Chandran||UAE psychology 2.0:In need of a kickstart (again)!|
|Workshop||Shaima Al Fardan||Trauma and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy|
|Workshop||Marie Thompson||Emotions at work: Assessing and Improving Emotional Health of Psychologists Practicing Clinically in the UAE|
|Workshop||Monica Thompson||Understanding the role of emotion in Psychosexual Problems|
|Workshop||Sailaja Menon||Incorporating Ethnic Identity & Acculturation Matrix in Therapy – A primer for working with clients from the indian sub continent|
|Workshop||Khadeja Mousa||Stop the avoidance of Exposure Therapy|
|Paper||Marais Bester||Psychological career resources in relation to career satisfaction: an exploratory study|
|Paper||Sayyada Hassanali||Discovering the perceived role of diversity in successful firms.|
|Paper||Khaled Fathi||Employee Engagement: Why one size doesn’t fit all|
|Paper||Shahinda Baig||Using positive psychology interventions to introduce organizational change|
|Panel||Kirin Hilliar, Ana Arinero, Alia Al Serkal||Identifying & managing psychopathy in forensic, clinical & organizational contexts|
|Workshop||Lydia Miller||Why compassion in business makes sense|
More sessions to be announced in due course!
|Paper||Sara Powell, Mariam El Halawani||Medical Art Therapy, developing resiliency in paediatrics in UAE|
|Paper||Lima Raj||Self attitude & socialised aggressive conduct disorder among adolescents|
|Workshop||Amy Kellogg||Third Culture Kids: Addressing Unresolved Emotions Through Relational-Cultural Therapy|
|Workshop||Sara Hassan, Nuhaila Al Rawahi||Developing a culturally appropriate bullying prevention program for schools in the GCC|
|Panel||Esra Uzsayilir, Sara Callaghan||Supporting Children’s Emotional and Psychological Wellbeing in Schools|
|Workshop||Amy Bailey, Esra Uzsayilir||Supporting children’s emotional resiliency in the UAE|
|Workshop||Kirin Hilliar, Rebecca Ferguson||Engaging with bullies using motivational interviewing techniques: The importance of understanding bullies’ needs when formulating anti-bullying strategies and programs.|
Plus a Special Guest still to be confirmed!
The IPCD Coaching Stream is a curated series of professional development sessions.
The below talks will feature alongside other designed sessions to be announced in due course.
|Paper||Adriana Meyer||Coaching Young Elite Athletes in a Dubai Academy|
|Workshop||Joe Bruce||Creating Habits: Pathways to Success|
|Paper||Roberta Pagliarulo||Working with emotions in a coaching conversation|
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