Disintegration of and Solutions in Family

DISINTEGRATION OF AND SOLUTIONS IN FAMILY…

May 7th, 2017/ ISTANBUL

 

This year’s subject in our seventh Spring Symposia was FAMILY.

 

16 esteemed speakers shed light on contemporary problems created by societal changes time brings and opened the door for solutions and remedies. Let us all be partners and witnesses of their efforts and search and claim our family that has a vital importance for unity and health of our country together.

 

 

 

PROGRAM

09:00 – 09:30              OPENING REMARKS

            PROTOCOL SPEECHES

 

DISINTEGRATION OF AND SOLUTIONS IN FAMILY

09:30 – 10.55              1ST SESSION 

FAMILY WITH CHANGING DYNAMIS AND UNCHANGING VALUE

09:30 – 09:40             MODERATOR: DR. SEMA RAMAZANOĞLU

 

09:40 – 10:00              MÜCAHİT GÜLTEKİN

Social Gender Equality and Transformation of Family: Problems-Solutions

 

Is Family Possible with Social Gender Equality (SGE) Theory?

What does Social Gender Sensitive Science Mean?

Problems Caused by SGE and Alternate Solutions

(Unmarried couples, single families, etc.)

 

10:00 – 10:20              PROF. SERPİL BULUT

Working Woman and Family

Which social and legal support must be provided to working women?

 

10:20 – 10:40              PROF. SİNAN CANAN

Men and Women in Biological, Neurophysiologic, and Psychological Terms

Differences between men and women as they reflect on life

Love, marriage, and union: Neurological and biological foundations

What might be the secret behind lifelong unions?

 

10:40 – 10:55              Q&A

10:55 – 11:10              BREAK

 

11:10 – 12:35             2ND SESSION

FAMILY IN OUR HIGH VALUES

11:10 – 11:20              MODERATOR: PROF. AYŞE KARAN

11:20 – 11.40              ASSOC. PROF. HURİYE MARTI

 Example of Our Prophet in Domestic Equilibrium

11:40 – 12:00              PROF. VECDİ AKYÜZ

Family in Revelations

What do we learn from anecdotes about family cited in the Holy Quran?                                                                                 References to women and family in other monotheistic faiths

 

12:00 – 12:20              SELİM ÇELENK

We have a new agenda: We can all be “Guardian Families”

12.20 – 12:35              Q&A

12:35 – 13:35              LUNCH BREAK

 

13:35 – 15:00             3RD SESSION

INCREASING DIVORCES

13:35 – 13:45              MODERATOR: PROF. M. İHSAN KARAMAN

 

13:45 – 14:05              CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST MEHMET DİNÇ

Which Issues Threaten Family?                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Modernizing, profanation, globalizing, increasing individuality

How can we make use of new communication technologies instead of threatening by them?

 

14:05 – 14:25              PROF. MEDAİM YANIK

                                    Can Marriage Training Decrease Rate of Divorces?

Conditions of a good marriage.

How can you have affection in marriage?

Role of parents in new family. Is it constructive?

 

14:25 – 14:45              ASST. PROF. ÖMER BAĞCI

Divorce in Turkish Civil Code:                                                                                                            How did rate of divorce change with changes in Turkish Criminal Code and Civil Code?                                                                                                                                                                                Evaluation of pre-divorce counseling in terms of its impacts on results (Is 30% rate of discontinuation realistic?)

14:45 – 15:00              Q&A

15:00 – 15:20              BREAK

 

15:20 – 16:45              4TH SESSION

HOW CAN WE ENCOURAGE MARRIAGE?

15:20 – 15:30              MODERATOR: NAZİFE ŞİŞMAN

                                    Marriages in New Socio-cultural Environment

15:30 – 15:50              PROF. HAYRETTİN KARA

Loneliness, Quills and Separation

Changes in expectations of women from life and marriage with time.

Changes in expectations of men from life and marriage with time.

Evaluation of change together with reasons and solutions.

 

15:50 – 16:10              PROF. DR. SAFFET KÖSE

MARRIAGE

The spell that turns couples to family, meaning and importance for family

Particulars of marriage contract and sensitive points in annulment of marriage

 

16:10 – 16:30              SİNAY AVŞAR / SOCIAL SCIENCES SPECIALIST– RESEARCHER

Manhood in Orbit of Social Change: Reflections of Change on Family Formation Process

 

16:30 – 16:45              Q&A

                                    CLOSURE