Civic Engagement
DCU in the Community Summer School 2020
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Summer School 2020

We have some great workshops scheduled for our annual Summer School in July!

All sessions are free of charge and everyone is welcome to join any number of workshops.

All sessions will take place online on Zoom. To book places on one or more workshops, please register using the link below each workshop. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to join on the day.

13th July, Monday, 10.00—11.30: Public Speaking—Take the Terror Out of the Talk!

Improve your confidence in public speaking and presentation skills

Facilitator: Elaine Metcalfe, Adult Educator and Public Speaking Coach

Register here: https://bit.ly/38ibcku

14th July, Tuesday, 10.00—11.00: Family Law—An Introduction

General introduction to family law, including community and legal supports available

Facilitator: Frank Murphy, Solicitor, Ballymun Community Law Centre

Register here: https://bit.ly/2YKfXQm

16th July, Thursday, 10.00—11.00: Building Resilience in Challenging Times

Improve your ability to build resilience, persevere in difficulties, and overcome obstacles

Facilitator: Angela Farrelly, Adult Educator and Trainer

Register here: https://bit.ly/2Zm9LNH

20th July, Monday, 10.00—11.00: Creative Thinking and Writing Skills

Boost your creativity and creative writing skills during this practical and fun workshop

Facilitator: Joanna Ozarowska, Manager, DCU in the Community

Register here: https://bit.ly/2NHfnwD

21st July, Tuesday, 10.00—11.00: Positive Psychology-An Introduction

Learn about positive psychology, happiness, “the good life” and flourishing

Facilitator: Orla Mooney, DCU School of Psychology

Register here: https://bit.ly/2BO8eb8

22nd July, Wednesday, 10.00—11.00: Understanding Dual Diagnosis

The experience of coping with both mental health and addiction problems

Facilitator: Dr Denise Proudfoot, DCU School of Nursing, Psychotherapy and Community Health

Register here: https://bit.ly/2AhE27Z