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Study Hub 1 – creative and motivating online writing retreats

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Study Hub: Online Writing Retreat Day

Study Hub is a seven hour intense, structured, online study experience with Dr Natalie Lancer (Chartered Psychologist and academic coach). You will spend the day online with Natalie and a small group of other students on Zoom.  Natalie will guide you through setting your goals for the day, creativity exercises, and mind mapping the next thing you are working on, so you can:

Write your chapter or article

Analyse data

Work on a presentation

Actively read something and make notes on it

Or anything else PhD related!

Each attendee will get:

A 20 minute one-to-one coaching session with Natalie, an accredited coach, experienced writer and academic, to help you unlock anything holding you back and make a plan for your next steps

Supportive writing atmosphere broken up into blocks of 25 minutes

Technical expertise in academic writing

Creativity and motivation booster sessions

Structured day in which you do not burn out and are able to stay focussed for six hours

A pre-Study Hub Day planning session in which you make specific goals to ensure you get the most from Study Hub Day

The real-time accountability of a group

Encouragement and motivation from a small, focused group

Six hours of supervised writing


Dr Natalie Lancer is a Chartered Psychologist, academic consultant and coach and supports students on their postgraduate journeys. She was awarded her PhD (no corrections) in Psychology at Birkbeck, University of London. She researches the personal growth of university students who had professional coaching and she now puts her findings into practice. Natalie is a Master’s and PhD supervisor at the New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling. She is the Secretary of the British Psychological Society’s Division of Coaching Psychology. She co-authored a book on Coaching Techniques – Lancer, N., Clutterbuck, D. and Megginson, D. (2016). Techniques for Coaching and Mentoring (2nd edn). Oxford: Routledge. For more information go to www.unicoach.org


Please register for this event via https://webapp.inkpath.co.uk/


December 7
9:00 am - 4:00 pm