201905.27
Can Neuroscience Add to our Understanding of Mindfulness? Dr. Phil Noone

Can Neuroscience Add to our Understanding of Mindfulness? Dr. Phil Noone

Can Neuroscience Add to our Understanding of Mindfulness? Dr. Phil Noone @dr_philnoone  Introduction Mindfulness practice has existed for many centuries and has traditionally been associated with Eastern culture and spirituality (Siegel et al. 2008). From the mid-20th century onwards, mindfulness became incorporated into psychological based interventions as a means of reducing psychological distress and enhancing…

201902.24
Reading Resources for Doctoral Students

Reading Resources for Doctoral Students

Cone, J. D., & Foster, S. L. (2006). Dissertations and theses from start to finish: Psychology and related fields (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Grimm, L. G., & Yarnold, P. R. (1995). Reading and understanding multivariate statistics. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Grimm, L. G., & Yarnold, P. R. (2000). Reading and understanding…

201803.23

‘Prone to Panic and Accustomed to Anxiety’

‘Prone to Panic and Accustomed to Anxiety’ Jocelyn Cunningham, B.A. (Hons) @psyclingqueen  (Excerpt from a forthcoming chapter in Mental Health For Millennials, Vol 2 (publication date of October 2018) ‘A panic is an episode of intense fear of abrupt onset, usually peaking within a minute. The fear, often bordering on terror, is generally accompanied by…

201802.05
What Determines Business Performance? John Conway MBA., Business Performance Coach

What Determines Business Performance? John Conway MBA., Business Performance Coach

What Determines Business Performance? John Conway MBA Business Performance Coach Email: john.conway@elitepmsystem.com @johnconway855 Introduction Knowledge is the source of all competitive advantage in business. It is what a company knows that determines its success. These two statements, gleaned from recent academic research on the drivers of business performance, added fuel to a fire that was ignited…

201802.01

The Importance of Picture Books for Children

The Importance of Picture Books for Children Susan McKenna, The Book Hub Publishing Group Introduction Picture books, although being published less than heretofore by the larger Publishing Houses around the world, remain a key source of learning for children. This is the case for a number of reasons explained later in this brief reflective piece…

201801.21
‘Sweet Harte, Bitter Society’ by Dr. Conor Hogan

‘Sweet Harte, Bitter Society’ by Dr. Conor Hogan

Sweet Harte, Bitter Society by Dr. Conor Hogan The story of Mickey Harte, Tyrone’s successful Gaelic football manager is a bitter sweet one. Having led his teams to victory in three All-Irelands, five Ulster titles, one National League, and nine Dr. McKenna Cups , Harte knows the upside of life. Still, he also knows the darkest of days too. Having lost…

201710.18
Chasing The Dream: The Pursuit of Happiness

Chasing The Dream: The Pursuit of Happiness

Chasing The Dream: The Pursuit of Happiness Dr. Niall MacGiollaBhui @drniallmc Workshop Presentation to #MentalHealth4Millennials Wellness Workshop National University of Ireland, Galway, 10.10.2017     “Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama    There is currently a global movement with people of all cultures and creeds chasing happiness much…

201710.16
‘Happiness is a State of Mind by Choice’ – Jocelyn Cunningham

‘Happiness is a State of Mind by Choice’ – Jocelyn Cunningham

  Happiness is a State of Mind by Choice Jocelyn Cunningham, MD Dynamic Concepts & Wellness @psyclingqueen #MillennialMentalHealth @ThesisClinic Workshop, National University of Ireland, Galway 10.10.2017 ‘If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life’   Abraham Maslow Understanding the mind to…