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A/Prof. Lydia Woodyatt on ‘Mental wellbeing for equity practitioners and university staff’

On 9 July 2021, the NCSEHE and Equity Practitioners in Higher Education Australasia (EPHEA) WA hosted a special presentation by Associate Professor Lydia Woodyatt.

Lydia is an award-winning lecturer at Flinders University, leading the University’s Retention and Success strategy. Lydia sits on multiple advisory groups concerning wellbeing in higher education, and is the co-creator of the highly successful online course The Psychology of Surviving and Thriving which develops wellbeing and self-management skills.

For this event, Lydia addressed the particular challenges facing equity practitioners and university staff during COVID-19, and identified proactive measures to support ongoing mental wellbeing.

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Transcript

Lydia Woodyatt transcript

About the Presenter

Associate Professor Lydia Woodyatt researches at the intersection of social, clinical, and organisational psychology. She uses psychological science to increase engagement and motivation, positive relationships, and to help people work through difficult emotions following failure and transgressions. Lydia is an award-winning lecturer at Flinders University, with a focus on curriculum-based approaches to support transition into and out of university. She leads Flinders University’s Retention and Success strategy, sits on multiple advisory groups concerning wellbeing in higher education, and is the co-creator of the highly successful online course The Psychology of Surviving and Thriving which develops wellbeing and self-management skills.

Posted 10 July 2021 Posted in General

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