The lecture of psychotherapist Olena Medvedieva on «Where to find happiness»

13 December 2016, 15:01

The Open Ukraine Foundation within the framework of the program «Open Yourself» invites you to attend the lecture of child and family psychologist of psychoanalytic direction (International Institute of Depth Psychology, Universite Nice-Sophia Antipolis), member of Ukrainian Association of Psychoanalysis, psychotherapist, candidate of philosophical sciences Olena Medvedieva on «Where to find happiness».

«On New Year's Eve or any personal celebration, we often wish each other happiness. That's it, we all want, but when it comes to what happiness is, everybody says to his own. Freud once said that «the task to make people happy was not included to the plan of world creation» and it is interesting» - Olena Medvedieva described the next lecture.

During the event Mrs. Olena offers to think over:

what is happiness for the subject and for the society?

what is individual happiness and what is the common one?

can you be happy if you have any objects or is it just a matter of meeting with others?

where is the place for happiness?

«Let's talk about happiness and pain, happiness and enjoyment, the happiness to be in ignorance, of such happiness, and even if this the happiness to be happy?» - the therapist said.

The lecture will be held on Tuesday, 20th December 2016 at 19:00, in hotel «Vozdvyzhenskiy» (Vozdvyzhenska, 60A).

Participation is free.

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«Open Yourself» program aimed at personal development and strengthening of individual education. The objective of the program is an extension of new knowledge and ideas for self-development promotion and promotion of civil society development in Ukraine. Within the framework of the program, there are held public lectures, meetings, trainings by specialists in various spheres in order to help the public learn, understand and discover themselves.