Categories

Keith E Rice's Integrated SocioPsychology Blog & Pages

Aligning, integrating and applying the behavioural sciences

News

Updated: 25 September 2018

News & Events
Nothing at the moment!

Courses
Introduction to Psychology: Understanding Yourself & Others
From an Integrated SocioPsychology perspective, this 10-week ‘night school’ type programme incorporates key elements of Integrated SocioPsychology within the frame of a general introduction to the field of Psychology. Topics include:-

  • the concept of self
  • the importance of beliefs and values
  • body language
  • the impact of gender differences on male-female relationships
  • the criticality of attachments during child development

Academic enough to provide a basis for further (serious) study, the level of study is still light enough for the more casual learner to make practical use of the knowledge and skills taught without feeling intimidated by too much ‘technical stuff’. The aim is to learn while having fun!

Dates: 19 September – 28 November 2018 (not 31 October)
Venue: Rossett School Adult Learning, Harrogate UK
Places remaining: 6/16
Price: £87
To discuss content, please contact me via the Contact page. For other queries and to book, please call Melissa or Catherine on 01423 563768 or email: adultlearning@rossettschool.co.uk

Dates: 27 September – 6 December 2018 (not 25 October)
Venue: Shipley College UK
Places remaining: 7/20
Price: £110
To discuss content, please contact me via the Contact page. For other queries and to book, please contact the Shipley College Enrolments team on 01274 327327 

Psychology Topics #7: Grandparents, Parents & Teenagers
This course looks at how, on one hand, values are transmitted down the generations; on the other hand, values are shaped by cultural and societal elements. There are also individual temperamental and experiential factors that lead to value variations within generations and even within close-knit families. Using the material on this course, participants will be able to identify the causes of values conflicts between parents and their children – especially teenagers. For grandparents, generational values shifts can seem bewildering. This course will give older people the knowledge to understand how and why these shifts occur and some ideas on how they can stay ‘in tune’ with their children and grandchildren.

Dates: 10 January – 21 March 2019  (not 14 February)
Venue: Shipley College UK
Places remaining: 19/20
Price: £110
To discuss content, please contact me via the Contact page. For other queries and to book, please contact the Shipley College Enrolments team on 01274 327327 

Psychology Topics #8: Politics/Conflict Management
The first part of this course looks at sociopsychological explanations of how and why people tend towards particular political preferences. It also looks at how political systems are changing and why longstanding traditional party allegiances are breaking down. The relationship of intelligence, brain structure and political preference is explored: certain brains prefer certain politics – myth or reality? The second part of the course looks at how to manage conflicts – from the micro (eg: a husband and wife locked into a long-running dispute) to the macro (eg: countries threatening each other with war). Some key conflict management models will be explored – including the one used to end Apartheid in South Africa. Participants will have the opportunity to consider their own conflict patterns in a safe environment.

Dates: 2 May – 11 July 2019 (not 31 May)
Venue: Shipley College UK
Places remaining: 20/20
Price: £110
To discuss content, please contact me via the Contact page. For other queries and to book, please contact the Shipley College Enrolments team on 01274 327327 

 

Share this via: