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KNOW Mental Health

KNOW Mental Health is a 2 day workshop on saturdays starting Saturday September 9 from10:00 A.M to 2:00 P.M

This workshop will focus not just on information given to participants, but the participants will get the chance to be in the therapist’s shoes and the patient’s shoes. You will have the chance to experience how mental illness occurs, and what are the best ways to deal with them.

Day 1:
1- Introduction to mental health
2- Stigma (Worldwide thoughts - Lebanese culture)
3- Detailing mental health
a. Known diseases and illnesses (emphasis on the main disorders that are important to the public like depression, anxiety, suicide, and maybe some psychotic behaviors like bipolar)
b. Causes and symptoms
c. Role playing of some illnesses to let people fully understand these illnesses

Day 2:
1- Recap of day 1
2- Importance of psychotherapy
a. Pre-questions on what participants think of therapy
b. Definition
c. Research and development
d. Difference between psychologist, psychotherapist, and psychiatrist
3- Rules and regulations in therapy
a. Empathy
b. Transference and counter transference
c. Personal experience as a therapist
4- Live therapeutic session
a. Ask a participant to come up and experience a therapeutic session in front of everyone with Joseph.
b. Emphasizing on confidentiality and no judgement during the session.
c. Feedback in the form of a sandwich model.

Fees: 100.000 L.L for the whole workshop
For registration contact us at 76-140287
Places are limited so please make sure to register.

About the Trainer:
Joseph V. Zeidan is a Psychologist and Psychotherapist specialized in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Integrative Psychotherapy, and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy. His main objective is to integrate Mental Health into the Lebanese culture, especially since it is highly stigmatized.
Also, developing workshops for the public to improve their way of life and mental health. Workshops involving various programs that even integrate Physical Health and Mental Health.
His work and trainings revolve around the world, with mentors from the United States and the UK, and Europe.

KNOW Place like home, a home where KNOWledge is served…

76 140 287

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