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ACAP Melbourne - How Humour Benefits Therapy

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Australian College of Applied Psychology

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123 Lonsdale Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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The ACAP Industry & Alumni team are excited to invite you to the next Melbourne Campus Professional Development workshop on How Humour Benefits Therapy with Dr Janine Cooper!

Dr Janine Cooper has over 15 years experience working as a mentor, lecturer and researcher in psychology, neuroscience, wellbeing and innovative rehabilitation techniques. She is the founder of Everyday Neuro a company dedicated in providing evidence based knowledge to further understanding of the brain, behaviour and wellbeing; and where Janine applies her expert knowledge to professional and academic mentoring, workshops and is the host of the Everyday Neuro podcast series.

Janine has received various prestigious international and national grants and awards that include The Brain Foundation, The Royal Society of Edinburgh and The Medical Research Council. She has published in leading journals and has presented extensively at national and international conferences, corporate events and in the media including television (ABC’s Catalyst), radio (Triple R and Radio National) and writes online for The Conversation.

This exciting workshop will cover topics pertaining to the theme of the 'science of humour'

  • Humour & the brain
  • The neurobiology of the human brain - stress & wellbeing
  • How humour helps to balance the chemistry of the brain
  • Humour & benefits to the cardiovascular & immune system
  • Humour & Benefits to our cognitive abilities
  • Laughter therapy

By attending this event you will receive a certificate crediting you with 2.5 PD hours plus the chance to win 2 tickets to the Melbourne Comedy Festival!

This event will also be broadcast via Zoom as a webinar for those unable to physically attend the event. The zoom link will be sent to webinar registrants by midday on the day of the event

Date: Tuesday 26th March 2019
Times: 5.30pm to 6.00pm Registration, Refreshments & Networking
6.00pm to 8pm Presentation
Cost: Covered by ACAP
Booking Fee: $20* (refunded if attended or cancelled 24hrs prior)
Location: Level 9, 123 Lonsdale St, Melbourne campus

We look forward to seeing you at this exciting workshop!

The ACAP Industry & Alumni Team

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