Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Exclusive Day Long Workshop on Gestalt Therapy

Exclusive Day Long Workshop on Gestalt Therapy

Exclusive Day Long Workshop on Gestalt Therapy

World Mental Health Day 2017 Observation, Upcoming Workshops

WMH Day 2017

WMH Day 2017

EMDR training starting on 11 February 2017

Call for Enrollment

We are happy to announce to begin the 2nd batch of training on Psychotraumatology and EMDR with the assistance of Trauma Aid / HAP Switzerland. The first introductory course on psychotraummatology by Ms. Hanna Egli-Bernd, Dipl. Psych., Psychotherapist, Supervisor in Psychotraumatology and EMDR, will commence from February 11-12, 2017. For enrollment in the process of long-term, intensive and demanding Psychotraumatology and EMDR training, we are inviting practicing psychologist, psychiatrists, and experienced practicing mental health workers, committed to serve the traumatized population of our country.

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I request all those who are interested to fill up the entry form and submit it by 25 January, 2017 at Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of Dhaka. For further information contact Sabrina Mahmood, EP, Demonstrator, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of Dhaka. Contact number: 01967867933.

With regards,

Professor Shaheen Islam, PhD.
Coordination and Focal Poin, Psychotraumatology and EMDR Training
Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of Dhaka
Email: shaheeni@du.ac.bd mobile: 01911321608

 

 

Mental Health First Aid- Standard Course

Date: 28-29 October 2016                                           Time: 10am-5pm

 What is Mental Health First Aid-Standard Course?
The two day Mental Health First Aid course trains adults how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. The course curriculum is based on the MHFA Guidelines. It is an international initiative currently being delivered in 24 countries in the world including Bangladesh. Course participants receive a copy of the Standard MHFA Manual to keep and a Certificate of Completion.

Why should you attend this standard course?
By attending the standard course, you will be able-

  • To recognize the symptoms of mental health illnesses and to provide initial help
  • To guide a person towards appropriate professional help
  • To preserve life where a person may be a danger to themselves or others and to raise awareness

Who can attend this course?

  • Open for all
  • Pre-registration is mandatory for the seminar and workshops, since the number of seat is limited

Facilitators:
Monira Rahman, Country Leader at Mental Health First Aid Bangladesh, Executive Director at Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation (IWF)
Umme KawserMental Health First Aid National Trainer, Bangladesh, LecturerDepartment of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of Dhaka

For Registration: Contact Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka (10am-5pm)

 Registration fee: 5000/- person

Venue: Training room (5043), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka

Programs of the World Mental Health Day 2016

We have planned to conduct series of mental health workshops on the eve of the World Mental Health Day 2016. Mental health event day 2Please register as early as possible to secure your seat in your chosen workshop.

Admission notice 2017-2018

পেশাগত এম.এস. কোর্স ২০১৭-২০১৮

ভর্তি বিজ্ঞপ্তি

এক বছর মেয়াদী পেশাগত  এম এস এডুকেশনাল সাইকোলজি এবং এম এস কাউন্সেলিং সাইকোলজি কোর্সে ২০১৭-২০১৮ শিক্ষাবর্ষে ভর্তির জন্য আবেদনপত্র আহবান করা যাচ্ছে। প্রাথমিক আবেদনপত্রের ফর্ম অফেরৎযোগ্য ২০০০/- (দুই হাজার টাকা) মাত্র ফিস দিয়ে ০২-১০-২০১৬ ইং থেকে ৩১-১০-২০১৫ ইং তারিখের মধ্যে এডুকেশনাল এন্ড কাউন্সেলিং সাইকোলজি বিভাগের অফিস (কলা ভবন, কক্ষ নং- ৪০০৪, মোবাইল নং- ০১৯৬৭৮৬৭৯৩৩) থেকে সংগ্রহ করে আবেদনপত্র যথাযথভাবে পূরণ করে এক কপি ছবি এবং সকল পরীক্ষা পাশের নম্বপত্রের সত্যায়িত কপিসহ জমা দিতে হবে।

প্রার্থীর যোগ্যতা

ক) স্বীকৃত বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়/বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় কলেজ থেকে মনোবিজ্ঞান বিষয়ে ন্যূনতম ৫০% নম্বরসহ অথবা গ্রেডিং পদ্ধতিতে ন্যূনতম ৩- সহ ৪ (চার) বছরের অনার্স অথবা মাস্টার্স ডিগ্রী থাকতে হবে।

খ) স্বীকৃত বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়/বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় কলেজ থেকে মনোবিজ্ঞান বিষয়ে ৩ (তিন) বছর মেয়াদী অনার্স সহ মাস্টার্স ডিগ্রীধারীরা ন্যূনতম ৫০% নম্বর থাকলে আবেদন করতে পারবে।

গ) যোগ্যতা সম্পন্ন প্রার্থীদের মধ্যে যাদের স্কুল শিক্ষকতা অথবা কাউন্সেলিং এর অভিজ্ঞতা আছে তারা অগ্রাধিকার পাবে।

 

লিখিতঃ ০৫-১১-২০১৬ ইং তারিখ (শনিবার) সকাল ১১.০০ মিঃ।

মৌখিকঃ ১৩-১১-২০১৬ ইং তারিখ (রবিবার) সকাল ১০.৩০ মিঃ।

ফল প্রকাশঃ ২০-১১-২০১৬ ইং তারিখ (রবিবার)। বিভাগীয় নোটিশ বোর্ড।

Upcoming events in February and March 2016

Following training workshops have been arranged for February and March 2016. Interested individuals are requested to register their names as early as possible to secure their seats.

S/N
Event
Facilitator
Date and time
Registration fee
1Discipline Children without Shouting (Open for all)Mahjabeen Haque, Associate Professor, DECP, DU27 February 2016
3 PM to 6 PM
300 Taka
2Dealing with Anxious Children (Open for all)Mahjabeen Haque, Associate Professor, DECP, DU5 March 2016
3 PM to 6 PM
300 Taka
3Mental Health First Aid-Lite CourseMonira Rahman, Country Leader at Mental Health First Aid Bangladesh, Executive Director at Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation (IWF)
Umme Kawser, Mental Health First Aid National Trainer, Bangladesh, Lecturer, DECP, DU
12 March 2016
2-5 PM
500 Taka

For further information and registration please contact our office.

Umme Kawer, Lecturer
Dept of Educational and Counselling Psychology
4th Floor, Arts Buidling, University of Dhaka

Cell (office)# 01967867933 (Sunday to Thursday 10 to 4.30 PM)

Workshop on Dealing with Anxious Children

Workshop on Dealing with Anxious Children

 

Date:  January 30, Saturday, 2016; Time: 3pm-5.30pm

What is Anxiety?

Anxiety means afraid or nervous especially about what may happen. Children often experience a general state of worry or fear before confronting something challenging such as a test, examination, recital, or interview. These feelings are easily justified and considered normal. Anxiety is considered a problem when symptoms interfere with a one’s ability to sleep or otherwise function. Generally, anxiety occurs when a reaction is out of proportion with what might be normally expected in a situation.

Why should you attend this workshop?

By attending the workshop, you will be able-

  • To recognize the symptoms of anxiety
  • To deal anxious child
  • To guide a child towards appropriate professional help

Who can attend this course? Open for all (especially children, parents, and teachers, professionals)

Facilitators: Mahjabeen Haque, Associate Professor, DECP, DU             

 

For Registration: Contact Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka (10am-5pm). For emergency Call: 01715416916 (10 am-5pm)

Registration fee: 300/- person (last date of registration 19 January, 2016) (Seat limited and non-refundable)

Venue: Training room (5043), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka

Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)-Verbal Behavior

Workshop on

Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)-Verbal Behavior

Date: 23 January, Saturday, 2016;  Time: 9am-2.30pm

What is Applied Behavior Analysis?

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a process of studying and modifying behavior. ABA is the use of techniques and principles to bring about meaningful and positive change in behavior.

 Why should you attend this workshop?

  • ABA can be used to increase behaviors, such as attending to a speaker or greeting a peer.
  • ABA can be used to teach a student new skills, including using a spoon and learning addition.
  • ABA can be used to maintain behaviors, for example, reading sight words that were learned previously
  • ABA principles and methods can be used to help a student generalize or transfer behavior from one situation or response to another. For instance, a student may learn to generalize completing assignments in the resource room to completing them in the general education classroom.
  • ABA can be used to reduce in challenging behaviors.

Who can attend this course? Open for all

Facilitator: Nafiza Ferdowshi, Lecturer, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of Dhaka

For Registration: Contact Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka (10am-5pm) For emergency Call: 01715416916 (10 am-5pm)

Registration fee: 300/- person (last date of registration 19 January, 2016) (Seatlimited and non-refundable)

Venue: Training room (5043), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka

New Training and Workshops in 2016

We have planned the following training and workshops in January and February 2016. Confirm your participation as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

S/N
Event
Facilitator
Date and time
Registration fee
1Discipline Children without Shouting (Open for all)Mahjabeen Haque, Associate Professor, DECP, DU27 February 2016
3 PM to 6 PM
300 Taka
2Dealing with Anxious Children (Open for all)Mahjabeen Haque, Associate Professor, DECP, DU5 March 2016
3 PM to 6 PM
300 Taka
3Mental Health First Aid-Lite CourseMonira Rahman, Country Leader at Mental Health First Aid Bangladesh, Executive Director at Innovation for Wellbeing Foundation (IWF)
Umme Kawser, Mental Health First Aid National Trainer, Bangladesh, Lecturer, DECP, DU
12 March 2016
2-5 PM
500 Taka

All events venue: Training room (5043), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, 4th floor, Arts Building, University of Dhaka

For emergency please call during office time only: 01715416916 (10 am-5pm)