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Workshop

Neuropsychology 1: Brain anatomy & physiology

07 June 2018 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
London
Registration fees can be found on the event booking page.
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Please note, this event is now fully booked and we are now operating a waiting list. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please complete the online booking form and a member of the team will be in touch if a place becomes available.

This workshop will explore the anatomy and physiology of the brain and how this knowledge contributes to our ability to provide effective psychological interventions/support to all our clients.

We will examine normal and abnormal brain anatomy, normal and abnormal physiology and how these might be investigated. Throughout the workshop delegates will be encouraged to consider how they can apply this to their own practise area.

The workshop is the first of a series of four planned to provide counselling psychologists with neuropsychological knowledge to apply within their own area of practise. Delegates are advised to attend these workshops in order to gain the maximum from their attendance as delegates will be encouraged to carry out work between workshops to aid integration of neuropsychology into their practice. Each workshop will encourage delegates to consider how their learning maps onto the Neuropsychology competences.

Who is the course intended for?

This workshop will be particularly useful for those psychologists at the end of their accredited training or post qualified who wish to extend their neuropsychological knowledge. This will be a combination of both theory and practice so attendees will be able to take their learning back to their workplace.

Registration fees can be found on the event booking page. If you have any queries please contact us via the event hotline on 01332 224506.

The British Psychological Society
30 Tabernacle Street,
London,
EC2A 4UE

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Learning outcomes and objectives

  1. Know normal and abnormal brain anatomy
  2. Know normal and abnormal brain physiology
  3. Know the medical procedures used to investigate brain functioning
  4. Know the basic principles of psychometric measures to investigate brain functioning
  5. Consider applications of knowledge of brain anatomy and physiology in current psychological practise

Facilitator - Susan van Scoyoc

Susan has over thirty years of experience of practice in clinical, forensic and therapeutic settings. She is a registered test user using ability and personality testing regularly in her clinical practice. Susan has taught this workshop on several postgraduate counselling psychology courses.

Timetable

09.30 Arrival & Refreshments
10.00 Workshop start
12.30 Lunch & Networking (please note lunch is not included)
16.30 Workshop close

This event is organised by the British Psychological Society and administered by KC Jones conference&events Ltd.

Tel: +44 (0)1332 224506
Email: [email protected]   

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