Arbër Çepani and Eglent Bici invited at the seminar "Entrepreneurship and Youth Challenges in Albania"
The Department of Education Sciences organized today the seminar on "Entrepreneurship and Challenges of Youth in Albania".
Invited were Arbër Çepani, currently RTSH Moderator, the "Good Morning Albania" program, at the same time an entrepreneur, the UN Women, Albanian Students Abroad Network and the winner of many national and international prizes in the field of entrepreneurship, innovation and journalism The other guest was Eglent Bike, Founder / CEO MEI Realty and Personal Success Trainer, with a wealth of experience in venture, sales, marketing and innovation.
During the meeting, guests shared with the students the experiences of entrepreneurship and leadership, and the ways of motivation and personal development.
The participating students were from the departments of psychology, education, communication, justice and English. At the end of the meeting, students had the opportunity to talk and interview guests, learn more about entrepreneurship and how to overcome the difficulties encountered. By thanking the guests, it remains to be appreciated that the students received good doses of optimism and positive energy from this meeting with two successful entrepreneurs.
Open Lecture -Training Trauma in Children and Teens
The Department of Education at Bedër University College organized an open lecture with Dr. Skerdi Zahaj, regarding the topic: "Trauma Treatment in Children and Adolescents".
In the focus of discussion with counseling psychology students were psychotherapeutic techniques and interventions in these age groups.
Dr. Skerdi Zahaj is currently a member of the National Council of Psychologist Order in Albania, as well as a lecturer at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tirana.
Combining the aspect of theoretical and phenomenological knowledge of the subject of trauma, Dr. Zahaj introduced students with psychotherapeutic techniques and interventions that help children and adolescents who experience the process of losing and mourning.
During his presentation, Dr. Zahay presented the stages of the mourning process and how psychotherapy can help manage and overcome psychological symptoms and suffering caused by the trauma of the loss of close relatives. The specific techniques and interventions that were addressed during this open lecture are closely linked to the current evidence of the cognitive and behavioral approach to cognitive behavior as well as the psychodynamic approach used to address traumatic suffering.
Likewise, students practiced through concrete exercises how to use specific techniques during client therapy, including: writing letters, story building, acronym poems, rituals and drawings.
"Empower Youth, Prevent Violence!"
The Department of Education in KU Bedër, in cooperation with Women's Network "Equality in Decision-Making", organized today the training on "Empower Youth, Prevent Violence!".
Mrs. Edlira Çepani, head of the organization Women's Network "Equality in Decision Making" together with her team, and under the special care of lecturer Erilda Ajazi, realized this workshop with the participation of the students of Bedër University College. Education students, English language and literature as well as Communication Sciences students participated actively in the workshop, engaging in interactive activities and games related to the subject.
The workshop "Strengthen Young People, Prevent Violence!" aimed at informing young people and promoting healthy relationships between them and beyond in society. This workshop gave students the opportunity to discuss their role in defining healthy relationships among adolescents, stereotypes and gender roles, factors influencing the creation of abusive relationships, as well as the system of referral of cases of domestic violence and based gender.
Through this training, students explored issues related to:
• Gender roles and stereotypes.
• Romantic relationships and violence in early romantic relationships with young people.
• The phenomenon of bullying: determination of victim, aggressor and witness.
• Cyber Bullism: Social Media as a New Form of Abuse in Young People.
• Engagement of the influencers: peers, parents, teachers and psycho-social service.
• Reporting and providing assistance to cases of gender-based violence.