4. Connecting Learning, Working and Wellbeing: Institutional approaches and Frameworks

Dr Michele W Milner – Director of Learning and Wellbeing, RVC
Dr Veronica Brewster – Educational Development Tutor, RVC

This pre-conference workshop focuses on institutional responses to wellbeing within the context of educational and professional institutions. Participants will look at what wellbeing means in different contexts and how they can be designed and promoted.

The workshop will look at:
Definitions for wellbeing for staff and students
Why it’s important – the connection between learning and wellbeing
Whole university approaches to health promoting workplaces
Frameworks for wellbeing in educational institutions and how they are used
How they can inform curriculum development
What is the connection to professional workplaces?