Programme
Tuesday - 25/11/2008
16:00 - 20:00
Registration
Reception Desk (Main Hall SWPS)
Wednesday - 26/11/2008
8:00 - 9:30
Registration
Reception Desk (Main Hall)
ROOM
A
9:00 - 9:30

Opening Ceremony
Paweł Holas and Julia Wahl
Letter of Support from Jon Kabat-Zinn [more]
His Excellency the Ambassador of India C.M. Bhandari [more]

9:30 - 10:30
Opening Address
Andrew Olendzki, PhD
A New Psychology for a New Era
[more]

ROOM
A
B
10:45 - 11:45
Alexander Berzin, PhD
Overview of Exercises for Developing Balanced Sensitivity Based on Buddist Practices
[more] [handout]
12:00 - 13:00
Wojciech Eichelberger, MA
Buddhism - the Search for True Identity
[more]
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch break
14:00 - 15:00
Linda Myoki Lehrhaupt, PhD
An Introduction to Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Its Applications
[more]
15:15 - 16:15

Discussion panel (Buddhist psychology, spirituality and psychotherapy)

17:45 - 19:15
Philip Weber, PhD, MD
Christoph Klonk, MD
Contemplative Healing
[more]

Alexander Berzin, PhD
A Buddhist Approach to Integrating the Various Aspects of One's Life
[more]
19:30 - 21:00
Welcoming Party - Concert
Slide Show -
Speaker: Tanna Jakubowicz Mount - On the Path to Buddha's Heart
Photos by: Izabela Jaroszewska (European Photography Academy, Warsaw, Poland)
[more]
Thursday - 27/11/2008
 Poster session 10:00 - 19:00
ROOM
A
B
9:00 - 10:00
Martin Ramstedt, PhD
Mindfulness and Space Awareness in Intercultural Communication
[more]
Joanna Rozycka, M.A.
Psychological Consequences of Self-regulation according to Vietnamese Zen
[more]
10:15 -11:15
Dennis Morbin, MEd
A New Mindset - Seeing Change as an Ally
[more]
11:30 - 12:30
Paweł Holas, MD, PhD
Mindfulness and acceptance based therapies for anxiety disorders. New ways to enhance traditional cognitive-behavior approaches to anxiety
[more]
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
14:00 - 15:00
Caroline Brazier, PhD
Other-Centred Therapy: A Buddhist Paradigm
[more]
 Dennis Morbin, MEd
Change management
Living awareness
[more]
15:15 - 16:35
James Low, PhD
Who are we when we are not who we think we are?
[more] [materials]
16:50 - 17:50
Discussion panel (Mindfulness and organisational psychology)
18:05 - 19:35
James Low, PhD
Who are we when we are not who we think we are?
[more]
Kishore Chandiramani, MD, PhD
Mixing Mindfulness with Psychotherapy: Opportunities and Obstacles
[more]

20:00 - 24:00
Reception (dinner)
Fabryka Trzciny (restaurant)
ul. Otwocka 14, Warszawa
OPEN TO ALL (fee 100PLN per person)
More info and the menu in "Social programme"
[reservation form]

Friday - 28/11/2008
9:00 -10:00
Anna Twardon, MA
Speaking Other - Lacanian analysis and the Buddhist Self
[more]

ROOM
A
B
10:15 - 11:15
Philip Weber, PhD, MD [more]
Christoph Klonk, MD
Contemplative Healing
11:30 - 12:30
Tanna Jakubowicz-Mount, PhD
From Homo Separatus to Homo Holos - The One Who Embraces the Universe with Tender Consciousness
[more]
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
13:45 - 14:45
William Karelis
Presenting Meditation in the Criminal Justice Environment
[more]
15:00 - 16:00
Linda Myoki Lehrhaupt, PhD
Workshop: An Introduction to the Practice of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Depression (MBCT)
16:15 - 17:00
Andrzej Kokoszka, MD, PhD,
Fabio Giommi, PhD
Discussion
Future of Mindfulness: its roots and developments. Looking for integrative framework and international collaboration
[more]
17:15 - 18:30
(Mindfulness in psychotherapy and clinical practice) Discussion panel and take-home message
18:35 - 20:05
Kishore Chandiramani, MD, PhD
A Role for Mindfulness in the Regulation of Sexual Desire
[more]

Andrzej Twardon, PhD
Integrating Buddhist Meditation with the Treatment of Personality Disorders
[more]
 RED = LECTURE, BLUE = WORKSHOP