Annual Conference on Mental Health

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 28, 2019 to November 29, 2019
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Psychology, Public Health, Social Work

Heartful Greetings!!!

Our committee, cordially invites you all to attend the global event which is going to be held at Paris, France in the month of November from 28-29, 2019 which is just 7 months away. The congress is a platform where anyone can attend across the globe to present their research or advancement in the field of Psychology and Mental Health.

The theme of the conference explains that we cannot completely stop the patients who are suffering from mental disorders, stress, depression and anxiety.

Sexual and Gendered Violence: 2nd Global Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 1, 2019 to December 2, 2019
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social Work, Human Rights, Health and Health Care

Sexual and gendered violence affects individuals, communities and societies alike. Present in all cultures and walks of life, it can ruin lives, destroy families, break trust and encumber economies. And yet, while the effects can be devastating, stories of resilience and empowerment exist.

The Second South Asian Women and Girls Conference in Chicago Submit papers by May 4th

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 4, 2019
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Social Work, South Asian History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Film and Film History

 

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2019 CFPR Training Program in Social Sciences - Structural Equation Modeling with R

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 24, 2019 to June 26, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Structural equation modeling (SEM) is a technique to test hypothesized models with observed and latent variables. It encompasses many techniques, such as linear regression, multivariate regression, and factor analysis as special cases. This course provides a practical introduction of structural equation modeling using the open source R statistical platform.

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2019 CFPR Training Program in Social Sciences - Longitudinal Data Analysis

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
July 24, 2019 to July 25, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

This course introduces tools for conducting empirical analysis of longitudinal data: data collected from the same entities at different points in time. Such data is commonly seen in health and social sciences research. Participants will obtain a good understanding of methods for analyzing longitudinal data including: pooled OLS, fixed effects estimation, random effects models, and fixed effects models for binary outcomes. There will be a mixture of theoretical and practical sessions using the statistical software package STATA.

Course Outline

2019 CFPR Training Program in Social Sciences - Preparing for Global Aging: Theory, Policy and Business

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
July 11, 2019 to July 12, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Our world is undergoing rapid population aging with unprecedented social transformations. Now has never been a better time for researchers, policymakers and business analysts to prepare for a grey future, both as a challenge and an opportunity. This course is to review the theoretical perspectives and models for elderly well-being in later lives, practices and trends for the major old-age policies, potentials and strategies of the silver business. All topics will be addressed in a multidisciplinary way, including biomedical, psychological, socioeconomic, and environmental dimensions.

2019 CFPR Training Program in Social Sciences - Introduction to Qualitative Research

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
May 7, 2019 to May 8, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Qualitative research is an established mode of inquiry in the human and social sciences that seeks in-depth information in a narrative form. At the most general level, it generates in-depth understanding of human behaviour and lived experiences in all their complexity. The qualitative methods aim to elicit the human dimension of social and cultural experiences by paying attention to the meanings, motivations, beliefs, opinions, emotions, and relationships of individuals.

2019 CFPR Training Program in Social Sciences - Quantitative Data Analysis I with SPSS

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
April 29, 2019 to April 30, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

SPSS is a major software of data analysis in social research. For researchers involved in collecting, processing, and modeling data from social research, this is a course that will teach them how to use SPSS from inputting and analyzing data, as well as interpreting and presenting results. The course is not only to teach the main technologies of using this software, but also to make sense of each specific procedure of analysis. Both the descriptive and inferential statistical methods are covered that can be used to analyze data relevant to the social research.

CFPs 'Chronic Illness and Death in Childhood' with the Journal Children

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 2, 2019 to August 31, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Health and Health Care, Humanities, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology

Dear Colleagues,

Death and dying have often been treated as experiences distant from childhood, both in policy and practice. Often, in conversations and policy documents, death appears to be a subject pertinent to older age or chronic illness, specifically cancer. However, this Special Issue contributes to a different discourse, which suggests that children may also be confronted with death, not simply as grievers but also dying themselves.

Experiential Design – creating cities and spaces for health and wellbeing

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 16, 2020
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Health and Health Care, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work

The World Health Organization considers questions like the global increase in dementia as issues that can be tackled, in part, through design. The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research underlines how environments can actively exclude whole sections of society by design itself. The World Institute of Psychology identifies multiple links between mood, behavior and the objects we interact with daily.

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