Building Positive Psychology

CourageCertified Facilitator Training in the use of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® for Positive Psychology.

If you, like us, think that three to four days of play, learning and positive psychology in sounds pretty nice, then join us for certification in using LEGO® Serious Play® for Positive Psychology.

If you want to learn how this exciting and playful method allows groups to gain a deeper, more meaningful understanding of various issues, especially those related to engagement, resilience and wellbeing in general then do not hesitate to join us.

Planned training:
2017:

  • December 11-13, Paris, France (3 days with trainer Ilona Boniwell)

2018:

  • January, 15-18, Copenhagen, Denmark (4 days with trainer Mads Bab)
  • May, Paris, France (4 days with trainer Ilona Boniwell)
  • June, 24-26, Budapest, Hungary (3 days with both Ilona Boniwell and Mads Bab, prior to the 9th European Conference on Positive Psychology)
  • August, 13-16, Copenhagen, Denmark (4 days with trainer Mads Bab)
  • October, Paris, France (4 days with trainer Ilona Boniwell)

2019:

  • January, 7-10, Copenhagen, Denmark (4 days with trainer Mads Bab)
  • May, Paris, France (4 days with trainer Ilona Boniwell)
  • July, 15-17, Melbourne, Australia (3 days with both Ilona Boniwell and Mads Bab, prior to the Sixth World Conference on Positive Psychology)
  • August, 12-15, Copenhagen, Denmark (4 days with trainer Mads Bab)
  • October, Paris, France (4 days with trainer Ilona Boniwell)

 

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Expect

Days of fun and experential learning during which you will explore how you can offer novel solutions grounded in three positive psychology workshops based on LEGO® Serious Play®. These workshops relate to the areas of character strengths, purpose and a shared WHY as well as Carol Dweck’s theory of Mindset.

The book Exploring Positive Psychology with LEGO® Serious Play® is included and will be used as training material during the whole program.

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There is even more

Learn the core elements of the Hands On Thinking method that provides an effective use of the LEGO® Serious Play® method and discover how to integrate these with positive psychology. In short you will learn how to:

  • Design your own LEGO® Serious Play® for positive psychology workshops
  • Introduce LEGO® Serious Play® to a group
  • Select materials needed for different workshops
  • Facilitate the building of individual models and stories related to character strengths
  • Facilitate the building of shared models and stories in order for groups to explore shared purpose and WHY
  • Facilitate the building and exploration of fixed and growth mindsets.

And if that is not enough you will also get:

Two hours of online follow-up coaching with master trainer Mads Bab on putting what you have learned into practice

And just to be sure – besides insights into the science of positive psychology you will, upon completing the training, hold a certification that provides you with the skills to design, offer and facilitate LEGO® Serious Play® for Positive Psychology workshops of your own.

The certification is the only in the world that covers the use of the LEGO® SERIOUS® PLAY® For Positive Psychology Method. In covers introduction and training in accordance with the standards set forth by the Association of Master Facilitators in The LEGO® SERIOUS® PLAY® For Positive Psychology Method.

So come along – join us now!

 

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Practical

All days will include model building with LEGO®. Expect a ratio of at least 60/40 – model building / discussions.

Upon completing the training you will recieve certification that allows you to call yourself a Certified Facilitator using LEGO® Serious Play® for Positive Psychology and offer workshops of your own.

Price

The total price of the certification training is 2.500€ excluding VAT. Early bird price is available before 4 months of start. Early bird price is 2.300 €

Price includes all materials, as well as all meals and beverages. Price does not include flight tickets and hotel.

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Trainer

Mads Bab (MAPP)

Mads, who lives and works in the home country of LEGO, Denmark, has worked with LEGO® Serious Play® for more than 9 years and pioneered LEGO® Serious Play® for Positive Psychology. Mads who holds a master degree in applied Positive Psychology, is an experienced facilitator of group processes and author of books on flourishing at work. Mads is also part time associate professor on the Danish Master of Postive Psychology program.

From his Danish based consultancy Gnist (Danish word for Spark), Mads has worked with LEGO® Serious Play® for positive psychology around the world and presented the ideas at conferences in USA, China and around Europe.

 

Ilona Boniwell (MAPP)

Dr Ilona Boniwell heads the International MSc in Applied Positive Psychology (I-MAPP) at Anglia Ruskin University (UK and France). She also teaches positive leadership at l’Ecole Centrale Paris and HEC Business School, as well as consults businesses and educational institutions around the globe as a Director of Positran, a boutique consultancy dedicated to achieving transformation through positive psychology. Dr Boniwell wrote or edited six books and multiple scientific articles, delivered over 150 keynotes and invited presentations, founded the European Network of Positive Psychology, organised the first European Congress of Positive Psychology (2002) and was the first vice-chair of the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA). She is a current monthly columnist for the Psychologies UK.

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