Dr. O’Brien will discuss ‘’resilience’’ from the perspective of neuroscience and show how a solid understanding of how resiliency works in the brain and how this understanding can help coaches help themselves and their clients to be more resilient in their lives. Dr. O’Brien will share tips on how to develop habits, practices and attitudes, which will add to the flow of our lives and our overall happiness and success.
Dr. Irena O’Brien, PhD
Dr. Irena O’Brien, PhD, is a cognitive neuroscientist and has been studying psychology and neuroscience for over 20 years. After working as a chartered accountant for fifteen years, she went back to university and obtained her PhD in Psychology from the Université du Québec à Montréal. While there, she conducted Brain Imaging and electrophysiological studies and went on to do a postdoctoral fellowship at the Centre for Language, Mind and Brain at McGill University. Dr. O’Brien is the founder and director of The Neuroscience School, a neuroscience training and information program for coaches and health and wellness professionals, where she ‘’uncomplicates’’ neuroscience and teaches practical evidence-based tools and strategies her students can use in their practice.
Friday November 9, 2018
7 - 9 AM
ICF Quebec Members $17.50 plus taxes
ICF (only) Members $19.50 plus taxes
No-members $22.50 plus taxes
A $2.50 surcharge will be charged at the door, so please register online.
1790 Cote Vertu,
St-Laurent, QC. H4L 2A6
* ample FREE parking in restaurant parking lot
* 6 minute walk from Cote Vertu Metro Station
For Information Contact: Ed Rudick 514-582-6400