11 Mar 2020
09:00AM - 04:30PM
The Positive Psychology Tools course provides participants with a range of practical tools that they can use in their work as well as in their daily lives to build and maintain resilience and a sense of wellbeing.
Target Audience: Staff and general community
Positive Psychology is an emerging area of psychology that was founded by psychologist Martin Seligman. It is an evidenced-based approach to creating wellbeing by building a satisfying life through positive emotions engagement, positive relationships, meaning and accomplishment. It promotes ‘human flourishing’ and considers the strengths and strategies that enable individuals, communities and organisations to thrive.
The course blends theory and practical activities to provide a pathway to an improved sense of wellbeing.
This experiential and practical course is suitable for staff who want to work in empowering, strengths-based and creative ways with consumers as well as individuals who would like to learn how to use positive psychology tools in their own lives.
This course will support participants to:
- Develop an understanding of Positive Psychology and the evidence upon which it is based.
- Understand and be able to apply Positive Psychology tools including the “PERMA”model.
- Practice a range of positive psychology strategies.
- Be mindful of their own wellbeing and how to use effective self-care strategies.
- Integrate their learning from this course into their work and/or their own lives.
There are two scholarship places available for consumers or carers who face financial difficulty in attending this course. Scholarship applications close 10 business days prior to course and the successful applicants will be notified five business days prior to commencement of the event.
The cost will be 10% of the course rate. To apply for a scholarship place click here to complete the application.
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Catering and light refreshments provided.
Register by 26 February 2020 to reserve a place
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Level 1/1 Nash Street
Associate Member (2019/2020) $220.00
Full Member (2019/2020) $195.00
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Non Member $245.00
Scholarship pre-approval required $19.50