Christchurch Programme

John Eatwell, 0274 465 592

All session at Joes Garage, unless otherwise specified

Please RSVP to John Eatwell before the day of the meeting.
Date/Start Pre-Reading Topic Facilitator
AugustHighlights from the 6th World Congress of Positive Psychology, along with how she has already applied some of her learnings to work she is doing with clients. 
Jane Davis
28 -MarSlides When traumatic events happen what can IOs do Jonathan Black
Retention of Health Information Regulations
Psychologist Board Guidelines (page 17)  
Storage and Security of Psychological Information Karen Tonkin
23-Oct   Women In Leadership: Factors Influencing their Rise to the Top. Hannah Livingston
Radio NZ
Best Practice Guidelines In Restructuring and Redeployment
Using Psychometrics in Restructuring Gretchen McFadden and Fleur Hellemans
May   Resilience Kathryn Jackson
22-Nov   Personal Resilience for Work and Lfe? Dani Rius
25-Oct   Work, Stress … and mindfulness? Fleur Pawsey
17-Aug   Emergency service volunteers’ push and pull factors. In this talk, Sanna will discuss the changing landscape of volunteering, and present the findings of studies on fire service volunteers. The focus will be on the barriers and enablers to volunteering, and conclude with some discussion points about the role of employers in supporting (or hindering) volunteering in emergency services. Sanna Malinen
28-Jun   Harnessing happiness through the workplace: A research agenda for positive psychology-based occupational health and wellness initiatives Jennifer Wong
31-May Read Section 5 Restructuring. What are the options? John Eatwell and Sanna Malinen
26-Apr   “Having a growth mind set, transition from school to workplace” Matthew Labrecque
23-Mar Supporting Professional Identities   An Evaluation “Coaching employees with chronic illness” Joy Beatty, Associate Professor of Management, University of Michigan
19-Oct   “Implementation of Coaching as a core leadership skill: themes from two evaluations” John Eatwell
1-Mar   Building Employee Resilience Karen Tonkin
29-Oct   Working Well Enough Frank O’Connor
30-Sep   Authentic Leadership Coaching Jasbindar Singh
18-Aug   Employee Learning and Resilience Dani Rius
30-Jul Biases   Leaders as Decision Architects Decision making, cognitive biases and coaching David Bennet
Room 236, Business and Law, University of Canterbury
Slides From the Talk Maori Leadership Dr. Maree Roche
 15-Dec   Positive Impact of Gift Giving and Links to Engagement – Christmas Discussion  
 21-Oct   When Coaching Gets Clinical Dr Giles Burch
 4-Sep Slides used at talk Employee Resilience Joana Kuntz, Sanna Malinen, Katharina Naswall
 3-Jul   Mid Winter Solstice John Eatwell
 15-May   Coach Wellbeing or Illbeing – Make a Choice Dr Göran Kenttä
 8-May Note: Session will be held at Beckenham Library Coaching as a Component of Changing Culture: A Case Study Leslie Hamilton
 13-Mar Case Study Story Coaching as a Component of Changing Culture: A case study Leslie Hamilton
 12-Dec   Christmas Drinks at Joe’s Garage!  
 21-Nov Does High Self-Esteem Cause better Relationships?   Self-Esteem in Work Context   Self-Esteem Personal Evaluation Application of Self Esteem in the Workplace (leveraging off the work of Nathaniel Branden ‘The Six Pillars of Self Esteem’) Teresa Callow
 17-Oct Develop And Maximize Strengths To Lead Effectively   Develop Leadership Strength Over Weakness   When Strengths Run Amok Strength Based Development John Eatwell
 19-Sep   Performance Psychology the cross over between sport and Business Jason Yuill Proctor
 18-Jul   Taking Another Path up the Mountain: Using Systems Thinking to Look at Staff Engagement Michelle Shields
 6-Jun   Cross-cultural Research: Work Values, Culture-specific Preference for Workplace Rewards Dr Joana Kuntz
 9-May Time for a change: highlighting the Partnership Model Time for a change: highlighting the Partnership Model Sanna Malinen, Russell Wordsworth, Martyn Sloman
 23-Apr   Psychology Capital Kate Rowe
 14-Mar Held at Tait Electronics, Coaching Evaluation Toni Snelgrove
 21-Feb-13 Workforce Resilience Two years on from the Quakes Michelle Shields
 15-Nov Training and Development Pre-reading Science of Training and Development: What really matters Discussion
 11-Oct   Implementing Mentoring Jay Mclean PhD
 6-Sep   Do coaches deliver what they promise? Frank O’Connor
 19-Jul   Electronic Assessment Centre John Eatwell
 21-Jun   Cognitive Ability and Job Performance: Continuing Issues of Definition & Specification Catherine Mann
 17-May   Making HR Strategic Jon Bilsberry
 19-Apr   Thesis Topics – Sounding Board Kate Rowe et al.
 15-Mar   Business Ethics: Decision-making Processes Dr Joana Kuntz
 16-Feb   Stress Management Programme Vicky Varlamova
 24-Nov   Simplify Your People Strategy + Christmas Drinks At Peppers Clearwater Resort John Bradbury
 20-Oct   Uncertainty In the Workplace: Individuals Altered Interpretation of Their Work Situation and How It Affects Wellbeing Dr Katharina Näswall
 15-Sep   Organisational Change: Sensemaking Processes Accounting for Readiness and Resistance Dr Joana Kuntz
 18-Aug   Saville Wave Validation   Using Psychometrics in Coaching   Using 360’s in Coaching Gary Grace
 21-Jul   Coaching: a logo-coaching perspective(RSVP Sanna Malinen) Steve Dakin & Sanna Malinen
 16-Jun   The Use of Ethnography in Organisations – Case: Enablers of Engagement in Property Maintenance Harri Paananen, Manager, Dazzle
 19-May   Coaching From A Psychodramatic Perspective Annie Currie
14-Apr   Implementing Coaching at Airways: Strategy and Outcomes John Eatwell
 17-Mar     Coaching Psychology In New Zealand and Coaching in High-Stress Situations Sam Farmer
 1-Sep   Positive Psychology and its Implications for Organisations and IO Dr Tom Matthews
 8-Jun   Our People Planning Process: Getting Buy Into Staff Surveys John Eatwell
 11-May   Managing Conflict Jonathan Black

Pre 2010 can be found here