Within the framework of I festival of psychological science and practice «Psychology of XXI century: personality, competitiveness, innovations», dedicated to 25 years of opening of «Psychology» specialty in A.Baitursynov Kostanay State University, the contest of presentations «My profession of psychologist is a my future» with under the guidance of the head teacher of psychology and pedagogics department O.V.Yelchischeva, and also II forum of innovative psychological projects «From competitiveness to innovations» were held on April 14, 2017.
It was the professor of psychology and pedagogics department L.V.Sarkissyan’s idea, who told students and guests about the beginning of psychology formation in Kostanay.
Students from A.Baitursynov KSU, L.Gumilyov ENU (Astana), and also from Chelyabinsk, Yekaterinburg and Omsk Universities participated in the forum. Some projects of the students were viewed in their absence, and some projects were immediately protected on the final stage of the forum.
The following projects participated in the final:
1. Psychological center for students of HEI. The authors of the project: Madina Kushekbayeva and Darkhan Baibulov - 2 year students of «Psychology» specialty of A.Baitursynov KSU;
2. Creation of bibliotherapeutical nook at the library. The authors of the project: Yekaterina Payevskaya - 1 year postgraduate student of «Psychology» specialty, Aigerim Kassymova and Assem Ismagambetova - 2 year students of «Psychology» specialty of L.Gumilyov Eurasian National University;
3. Social and psychological club. The authors of the project: Tatyana Galiaskarova, Yelena Petrenko and Karina Kulimbetova - 1 year students from distance learning department of «Psychology» specialty of A.Baitursynov KSU;
4. Series of television psychological programs. The authors of the project: Natalya Beloussova - 2 year student of «Psychology» specialty of A.Baitursynov KSU;
5. Summer psychological camp. The authors of the project: Anastassiya Kolpakova 3 year student of «Psychology» specialty of A.Baitursynov KSU.
Projects «Series of television psychological programs» and «Summer psychological camp» attracted particular interest among listeners. They asked interesting questions then immediately offered a lot of additional ideas and expressed willingness to work together at the realization of these projects.
At the end of the forum, the projects of Natalya Beloussova and Anastassiya Kolpakova took 1st place; the projects of Darkhan Baibulov, Madina Kushekbayeva and Tatyana Galiaskarova, Yelena Petrenko, Karina Kulimbetova took 2nd place. The project of the guests Aigerim Kassymova and Assem Ismagambetova from Astana received 3rd place.
Also in the contest of presentations, the best work was recognized the presentation of our guests Aigerim Kassymova and Assem Ismagambetova. The idea of presentation was creative and reflected the importance of the profession.
All participants were presented with gifts and certificates in different nominations.
At the end of the forum, many participants expressed willingness to participate with own projects next year.