About this Event:
This is an interactive, practical Virtual Event in which:
We will develop an understanding of how culture shock (whether triggered by moving countries, moving jobs or the Covid-19 situation) can impact on us and on our coaching clients psychologically; in some cases shattering our assumptive world.
We will explore how utilising change models can help create perspective and enable coaching clients to defuse from their emotive responses to such change.
We will explore how utilising clear goal visualisation, acceptance and strengths techniques can help us and our clients mitigate against challenges to identity and purpose caused by cultural transition.
We will try out evidence-based positive psychology techniques which can be used to support wellbeing through transition.
We will explore how and to what extent these models and techniques can be utilised in coaching.
In this Virtual Event you will learn to:
- Develop greater understanding of culture shock and the cultural transition process.
- Explore coaching approaches which support clients through change.
- Utilise positive psychology, acceptance and strengths approaches to support coaching clients.
Ruth Hughes is a coach, educator, consultant, and professional speaker in the fields of coaching psychology, positive psychology, positive education, culture shock and international student wellbeing. After thirty years in education, Ruth completed an MSc in Applied Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology, founding her company Curious Human in 2018 www.curious-human.co.uk . She combines lecturing/tutoring at UEL and the University of Cambridge (ICE), with speaking at events including English UK Conferences and Regional Workshops; The Positive Psychology Symposium at New Bucks University; and the British Psychological Society SFCG International Conference, also delivering training as Associate Consultant with Worth-it Positive Education CIC.
Price and Special Offers
with all AC continuous professional development events, the fees are
offered at a very good value, with an extra special price for AC
AC member: £25 + VAT.
Non AC member: £40+ VAT
Attendance qualifies for CPD and a certificate will be emailed to you post-event.
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