Examine victim blaming of survivors of sexual and intimate partner violence. Discuss how, why, and what we can do to stop prejudices against victims, and the perception that victims are in any way responsible for the actions of offenders. Angeles Evans holds over a decade of work experience that ranges from […]
Interested in the brain and its functioning? In psychology and psychiatry? In this event facilitated by Dr. Sonia Bansal, you will gain a greater understanding of neuroscience and learn about different career paths in the field of brain sciences. Dr. Bansal is associated with the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center. To […]
SEL is the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions. It is a process that informs […]
Join us as Trenessa Coffey Annibal, owner of Eternally Grateful Coaching, talks to us about self awareness. Self awareness is an important part of everyday life. It transfers over to your personal, social, physical and work life. Self awareness can help one gain a better understanding of oneself, and how to live […]
Disinformation and Digital Citizenship: Disinformation and Election Psychology. We read/watch 3-4 articles/videos about the power of disinformation in effecting our behavior. Our guest will be Ryan D. Enos, PhD, Professor of Government, Harvard University. Ryan will be available to answer questions and participate in our discussion. Disinformation and Digital Citizenship is a […]
MCPS will mark Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31, 2020 with a weeklong expo, including Zoom workshops, a resource fair, breakout sessions and a question-and-answer session.
Social Distancing from the perspective of a psychologist Psychologist Dr. Tamara Levin of Snow Psychology Group will discuss coping with the limitations of social distancing, the expectations of our new normal, and how to prepare for the post-virus world. This program is being presented in association with the Potomac Community […]