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The Ultimate Wellbeing & Mental Health in Education Conference

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173-177 Euston Road

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The International Positive Education Network (IPEN), The University of Buckingham and #iwill are bringing together the World's experts in well-being and mental health for a half day event on Mental Health & Wellbeing in Education. This event will explore the purpose of education in the 21st century. How can we best prepare our young people for increasing pressure at school and give them the tools they need to flourish in life?

Topics discussed will include: wellbeing, character development, social action, grieving, mindfulness, behavioral change, psychology, mental health, and international perspectives on wellbeing in education.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn, engage with one another, and explore wellbeing activities that they can use in their own lives.

Speakers Include:

Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham

Dr. Martin Seligman, Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology Director, Positive Psychology Center University of Pennsylvania

Sir Professor Simon Wessely, President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists

Julia Samuel, Author of Grief Works: Stories of Life, Death and Surviving

Professor Lord Richard Layard, Director of Wellbeing Programme, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE

Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, Director General of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), Dubai

Dr. Raj Chande, Behavioral Insights Team, Cabinet Office

Professor James Arthur, Director of the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues

Dr. Alan Martin, Head of Psychology Department, University of Buckingham

Dr. Shelly Kemp, Department of Psychology, University of Buckingham

Dr. Maša Popovac, Department of Psychology, University of Buckingham

Jamie Bristow, Director at The Mindfulness Initiative

Richard Burnett, Co-Founder and Director, Mindfulness in Schools Project

George Fielding, Royal Holloway University, #iwill Ambassador

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