Week 108: Neck Pain

Week 108: Neck Pain

Research-wise, this week hasn't been very productive. Last weekend, I attended a two-day session on Mental Health First Aider training, which was very useful, and I had a meaningful time learning about treatment and support for mental health. Here's my review of the training course. I didn't have a chance to properly recuperate from lack [...]

Mental Health First Aider

Mental Health First Aider

Last Saturday and Sunday, I attended a two-day seminar, Mental Health First Aider training course. This training course is organised by MHFA England and is designed to teach how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue. This isn't a course for becoming a therapist, but rather to train [...]

Week 107: My experience of supervision

Week 107: My experience of supervision

I missed an opportunity to contribute to a session on the supervisor-supervisee relationship for first-year PhD students. One of the organisers asked me to join a panel to talk about my experience of supervision, and I really wish I could have joined it, but I had to teach that day.   My case I am [...]