IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

Good mental health is key to the health, development, and wellbeing of every child.

With around 1 in 7 children and adolescents aged 4-17 recently experiencing a mental disorder in Australia, the need for greater education, treatment and support is crucial.

The Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference is designed to provide practical, relevant information and strategies for professionals to apply directly to their work supporting the mental health of children and adolescents from 3-19 years of age.

Find out more about assessing, treating, & providing ongoing mental health support for children, young people, and their families.

✔ Hear live keynote presentations from international experts

✔ Discover new methods of treatment & support

✔ Increase your connections & expand your network

✔ Discover the latest health innovations in an interactive exhibitor hall

✔ Gain practical skills in a series of engaging workshops

✔ Access all audio & video recordings post-conference

SPEAKERS

Professor Frank Oberklaid AM
Group Leader, Policy, Equity and Translation, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Centre for Community Child Health, The Royal Children’s Hospital

Dr Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli
Honorary Fellow, Deakin University

Dr Alexandra De Young
Research Fellow, School of Psychology, The University of Queensland Australia & Queensland Centre for Perinatal and Infant Mental Health, Children’s Health Queensland

Ms Liana Buchanan
Principal Commissioner, Commission for Children and Young People

Ms Pheobe Ho
Headspace National Youth Advisor, Headspace, Australian Mental Health Leaders Fellow, National Mental Health Commission

2020 SPONSORS

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GET INVOLVED IN THE 2021 PROGRAM

Apply to become a conference presenter by sharing your experience, research findings or professional insight in one (or more) of the below topics.

MODELS OF PREVENTION & EARLY INTERVENTION

AIDING YOUNG PEOPLE

FAMILY ASSISTANCE

RECENT EVENTS: NATURAL DISASTERS & PANDEMICS

HELP CREATE STRONGER, MORE RESILIENT FUTURE GENERATIONS

Gain practical strategies to improve the understanding and management of mental health conditions in young people and adolescents.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Clinicians
  • Counsellors
  • Psychologists & Psychiatrists
  • Speech Pathologists
  • Teachers
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Therapists
  • Case Managers
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Allied Health Professionals

IN-PERSON
FROM

$771.82 + GST

EARLY BIRD

VIRTUAL
FROM

$299 + GST

EARLY BIRD

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