HUTECH organizes in-depth psychology training session by Prof. Micheal Lavin
In the Morning of January 17th 2018, Social Sciences and Humanity Faculty of Ho Chi Minh University of Technology (HUTECH) organized the training session “Psychology of entertainment  in education” for Psychology major students. This is a practical event, creating the opportunity for the students tobroaden their knowledge, and enrich their studying experiences.
The event was hosted by Prof. Michael Lavin - Vice president of Chicago Psychological Association, psychological therapist. The event also recieved the wecome participation of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam - Vice preseident of HUTECH, Dr. Bui Phan Anh Thu - Dean of HUTECH Social Sciences and Humanity Faculty, MSc. Hoang Minh Phu - Head lecturer of Psychology  subjects, together with students of the psychology major.
Prof. Michael Lavin, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam, Dr. Bui Phan Anh Thu (from the right)
Many HUTECH lecturers also joined the event
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam shared that psychology is currenty developing strongly and is getting more attention from the society. Therefore, HUTECH wishes to organize more and more events like this, in order to buid more connections and provide more orientiation for students of the psychology major and other majors in general.
As an accomplished expert in therapy as well as teaching at universities in Europe, Asia, and Oceania, Prof. Michael Lavin brought about some new and intersting specialty knowledge in the fied.
 Là người có nhiều kinh nghiệm trong việc điều trị các bệnh về tâm lý cũng như tham gia giảng dạy tại các trường Đại học ở Châu Âu, Châu Á, Châu Úc, GS.Michael Lavin đã đem đến cho sinh viên HUTECH những kiến thức chuyên môn đầy mới lạ và thú vị. Đây cũng là lần thứ 2 GS đến với sinh viên ngành Tâm lý học HUTECH.
Prof. Michael Lavin brought about some new and intersting specialty knowledge in the fied
With the topic of “Psychology of enterteinment in education”, the Professor guided the students to dicsuss the application of entertainment into teaching and studying - a relatively new field of study in psychology. Besides, at the end of the session, he also shared with the students some simple and useful methods to solve some psychological problems and organized some small games for students to assess their own strengths and weaknesses.
The students listening attentively to the speaker
After the event, HUTECH psychology major students gathered many hepful knowledge and experiences,  which they can use to makepreparations for their future career in the major.
Article: Thanh Truc
Photo: Thien Di
Translator: Ngoc Bach