Importance of Emotional Climate in Everyday Living [S-17-33]

Presenter: Peter Ladd
Location: SUNY: Maxcy 104
Classes: 2 Sessions 1.5 hours
Dates: Tue 4:00 PM 03/21, 03/28

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Some situations are filled with joy which can be immediately recognizable, while others are filled, for example, with resentment where frustration and feeling stuck is subtly recognizable. The course will focus on those emotional climates that have an impact on our lives.

LINK to Peter's PowerPoint (.pdf version) "Importance of Emotionall Climate in Everyday Living," by Peter Ladd.

LINK to an article ("Emotional Climate and Violence") written for the Watertown Times last July.

Peter Ladd has taught at SLU in the Graduate School of Education for over 30 years. He also coordinates the Mental Health Counseling Program, and he has worked for 35 years in St. Lawrence’s satellite graduate school program on the Akwesasne Mohawk Reservation.

NOTE: Suggested books: Ladd, P. D. Emotional Addictions: A Reference Book for Addictions and Mental Health Counseling. Lanham, MD: Rowman& Littlefield Publishing (2009); and Ladd, P. D. & Blanchfield, K. E. Mediation Conciliation, and Emotions: the Role of Emotional Climate in Understanding Violence and Mental Illness. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books (2016).

Cap: 50

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