2012 Human Givens Conference – book early to ensure your place
The theme of this year's HGI conference, which takes place on the weekend of 12th - 13th May at Sunningdale in Berkshire, is "The future of work: a shared vision - Introducing HG ideas and practice into the workplace".
This year's Guest Speakers are Pat Gilroy, Managing Director of Dalkia (Environment Energy Division) who will be speaking on 'Cultivating a sustainable performance culture', and Nick Leeson, the original Rogue Trader who will be talking on 'An object lesson: blinkered banking'. The various other speakers will continue to explore the key theme from a number of angles, some of which include:
Putting human givens into the heart of organisations
Remodelling corporate reality
How genuine charity addresses real needs
Trust in the workplace
Improving workplace health
Educating future citizens in human givens
Work as nutrition for self-development
View the full programme here
The cost is £285.00 per delegate which includes attendance at both days with lunch, a Saturday evening dinner, tea/coffee at each break and conference materials. (There is accommodation available at Sunningdale Park which can be booked separately direct or via lastminute.com.)
Everyone welcome. We look forward to seeing you there!
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James Tapper suggests that Charles Dickens’s famous seasonal novel contains much that reflects the human givens approach to therapy.
Read about how a Faulklands war veteran overcame the severe flashbacks and panic attacks he suffered for 20 years after a horrifically traumatising experience during his service in the navy.
Social work should be about helping people yet, bogged down in bureaucracy, it has lost its way. Jan Little shows how the human givens approach can put it back on track.
Even though self-harm is discussed in the media, the subject of self-harming can still feel difficult to approach. Emily Gajewski's ‘From Self-harm to Self-belief’ one-day training course offers clear, research-based framework and practical skills, so you needn’t feel that way again….
When? That’s the big unanswerable question: the uncertainty of which can cause us debilitating fear or a ‘head in the sand’ attitude of ignoring the inevitable. In this article Julia Welstead looks at our mortality and preparing for the inevitable.
Sian Withers shows how she makes very good use of the human givens approach thousands of feet up in the air.
Denise Winn talks with Professor John Ratey about the brain as a social organ, and the need to be alert early to inept social skills.
Angela Austin describes how the human givens approach has informed her work to create an emotionally safe place where children with autism can learn.
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