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FREE Public Lecture - Exeter, Thursday 16th April 2020


'Black Mirror: the influence of technology and social media on the therapeutic relationship', with Max Dalda Müller


This insightful evening event at Iron Mill College, Exeter is open to all.

Background
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10 years ago the iPhone was first released. Today, 80% of the UK population own a smartphone and spend an average 2 and 3/4 hours a day using it, mostly on social media. Smartphones and social media are changing the way we communicate with one another, as well as influencing the way we see ourselves and the world.

How can we as therapists respond to these changes? Can we use technology and social media as a therapeutic tool? What about our own relationship with technology?

My name is Max Dalda Müller, I am a teacher, trainer and counsellor in private practice. I have felt the presence and impact of technology in the lives of my clients and in my personal experience. Sometimes it has been a useful tool which brings people together. At other times it has been the cause of discord, arguments and conflict. At its worst, it has developed into addiction and isolation.

I will explore these issues in my talk, focusing particularly on my own personal attempt at doing a digital detox.



To sign up for our FREE Public Lectures:

Simply email us at enquiries@ironmill.co.uk or call 01392 219200. Refreshments will be provided and CPD certificates will be available for all attendees.



To sign up for our FREE Public Lectures:

Simply email us at enquiries@ironmill.co.uk or call 01392 219200. Refreshments will be provided and CPD certificates will be available for all attendees.
 

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