MCP Environment Forum: A forum on the environment in Malta and the impact on mental health and well-being

The Malta Chamber of Psychologists will be organising an Environment Forum at the Majjistral Nature and History Park on Friday 3rd June at 2:00pm. The forum is titled:  “A forum on the environment in Malta and the impact on mental health and well-being.” The Chamber wishes to encourage discussion on the impact that the environment can have on well-being Read more…

World Health Day 2022: Our planet, our health

World Health Day will be celebrated on the 7th of April – This year’s WHO/Europe campaign will promote messages and activities that showcase how individual choices and social behaviours impact our environment. WHO have compiled some campaign material, which may be accessed here: https://www.who.int/campaigns/world-health-day/2022/campaign-toolkit

MCP’s Attendance and Participation in the seminar ‘The Added Value of the Professional in Society’ by the Malta Federation of Professional Associations

The Malta Chamber of Psychologist President, Ms. Gail Debono, attended a seminar organised by the Malta Federation of Professional Associations (MFPA) whereby they presented research on The Added Value of the Professional in Society, conducted by the MFPA, and funded through the Voluntary Organisations Project Scheme, managed by the Malta Council for Read more…

Medicinal Cannabis: Myth or Miracle?

Substance use is becoming more normalised, where society’s approach towards drug use is changing quite fast. This abruptness by which societal change takes place does not always ripple down into properly informed individuals. Professionals working with people who are experiencing social and psychological difficulties are meeting persons who harbour a firm Read more…

Understanding children’s well-being in a digital world

Speakers: Richard Graham, Laura Lundy, David Smahel, Kitty Stewart Chair: Sonia Livingstone Discussant: Mariya Stoilova Date and time: 29 May 2020 (Friday), 3pm-4pm UK time Register online: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/digital-technologies-and-childrens-well-being-harnessing-the-potential-tickets-106237190296?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch The webinar will take place online via Zoom. Description: Children’s engagement with digital technologies can be beneficial or detrimental to their well-being. But what Read more…

The Resilient Practitioner

“Put your own oxygen mask on first before assisting others” As psychologists, we are facing unprecedented times of ongoing change at an incredible speed and just like our clients, we are not immune to the effects of COVID-19. We are in a unique situation where we are currently facing the same crisis that our clients Read more…

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