Wellbeing workshop with Dr Dominique Thompson
Date: 15/12/21
Duration: 11:00-12:00
Location: Online

Join Dr Dom Thompson for tips and advice on looking after your mental health and wellbeing this year.

In this one hour session, Dr Dominique Thompson will cover different topics that have been affecting Scholars this year and provide advice on managing uncertainty and the unrealistic expectations we can sometimes have of ourselves.

The session will include a Q&A and opportunities for Scholars to share their own tips on staying well this year.

CSC workshops focus on practical skills and are designed to be interactive, with small groups of Scholars and Fellows taking part in each event.

Further details of the workshop agenda will be provided to participants on the day.

Dr Dominique Thompson is an award winning GP, young people’s mental health expert, TEDx speaker, author and educator, with over 20 years of clinical experience caring for students, including as a police and expedition doctor, and as Director of Service at the University of Bristol Students’ Health Service. She was named Bristol Healthcare Professional of the Year 2017. In 2019 she was nominated as one of the Top 100 West Women of the Year.

Dom is a Clinical Advisor for NICE, the Royal College of GPs, the Anorexia Bulimia Care charity, and for Student Minds, the UK’s student mental health charity. She is also a regular commentator on student health matters and has appeared on the Today programme (BBC Radio 4), BBC News 24, Sky TV, The Guardian and in the Financial Times.