2019

       

October - Mental Health Month

Mental Health Month 
Events across NSW

The Big Anxiety - Mental Health Festival. A UNSW Initiative
27 September - 9 November 2019
Various locations Sydney, NSW

‘Insights and reflections on poverty and mental health’ Presentation by Emeritus Professor Ian Webster AO
4 October 2019
Miller Community Centre, 18A Woodward Crescent,
Miller, NSW 2168

Recovery Journey - Auburn Mental Health Month Event (PDF 6150KB)
9 October 2019
Auburn Central, Queen Street
Auburn, NSW 2144

World Mental Health Day
10 October 2019

Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia (FECCA) Conference 2019
10 – 11 October 2019
Hotel Grand Chancellor
Hobart, TAS

National Local Government Councillors Mental Health Conference
11 October 2019
Rialto Tower, Melbourne VIC 3000

SKUWS Skate Day - Mental Health Month Event
11 October 2019
Western Sydney University
Parramatta South Campus     

Carers Week 
14 - 20 October 2019

'Shisha No Thanks' Project Launch (PDF 1645KB)
15 October 2019
Lebanese Muslim Association of Lakemba
71 - 75 Wanga Road, Lakemba

Liverpool Hospital Carers' Week Event (PDF 274KB)
16 October 2019
Main Concourse, Liverpool Hospital

Create a Healthy Headspace
17 October 2019
Narellan Library, Corner Queen & Elyard Street
Narellan, NSW 2567

Clinical and Community Interventions in Early Childhood with Families from Refugee Backgrounds
17 October 2019
STARTTS Carramar, NSW 2163

A Place To Call Home: National Conference of the National Older Women's Network
17 - 18 October 2019
SMC Conference & Function Centre, 66 Goulburn St
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Pride Foundation Australia - LGBTQIA+ Refugees and Asylum Seeker Fundraiser
18 October  2019
Gilbert + Tobin, 200 Barangaroo Avenue, Tower 2, Level 35
Sydney, NSW 2000

NSW Childrens' Week
19 - 27 October 2019

Mental Health Wellbeing Walk
20 October 2019
Eucalypt Lawn 29, Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney, NSW 2000

2019 Frontline Mental Health Conference: Improving Mental Health Care for Australian and New Zealand's First Responders
20 - 22 October 2019
Townsville, QLD

Trauma-Informed Care and Practice in Domestic and Family Violence Services (Level 1)
25 October 2019
Adina Town Hall Sydney
Sydney, NSW

2019 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium
28 - 30 October 2019
Adelaide, SA

Invitation for Healthy Ageing: A Positive Ageing Forum
30  October 2019
The Juniors, 558A Anzac Parade,
Kingsford, NSW 2032

Help Understanding Teens. A Parent's Survival Guide (PDF 220KB)
31 October 2019
Western Area Adolescent Team (WAAT), Buran Close
Mt Druitt NSW 2770

Sharing the caring journey (formerly 'Human library experience)
31 October 2019
Level 5, 80 William Street
Woolloomooloo NSW 2011


November

2019 Refugee Ball & Fundraiser
1 November 2019
Hyatt Regency Sydney
161 Sussex Street, Sydney, NSW

Empowering young refugees: challenges and opportunities
6 November 2019
Lorimer Dods Lecture Theatre, The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Mothers, Children and Health Connections Event for newly arrived mothers
6 November 2019
1 Campbell Street,
Liverpool NSW 2170

13th International Treatment of Personality Disorders Conference: Personalising Effective Treatment
8 November 2019
University of Wollongong, NSW

SSI New Beginnings Spring Festival
16 November 2019
Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour
Sydney, NSW

Advanced Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback for Trauma
22 November 2019
STARTTS Carramar, NSW 2163

Domestic and Family Violence Conference: Research To Action
27 November 2019
Fairfield RSL Club
14 Anzac Avenue
Fairfield, NSW 2165

Understanding Experiences of Domestic and Family Violence through the Eyes of Children and Young People: NSW Health Interpreter and Bilingual Community Educators Forum 2019 (PDF 1208KB)
27 November 2019
St Leonards, NSW

Law for Mental Health Practitioners NSW – Family Series
28 November 2019
Aerial UTS Function Centre, Building 10, 235 Jones St,
Ultimo, NSW 2007

Blue Knot Day 'Real Lives, Real Change'
28 November 2019

Migration, Health and Wellbeing conference
28 - 29 November 2019
Call for papers deadline 1 June 2019
University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand


December

International Congress on Religion, Spirituality and Psychiatry
1 - 4 December 2019 
Jerusalem, Israel

International Day of People with a Disability
3 December 2019

2019 STOP Domestic Violence Conference
9 - 11 December 2019
Gold Coast, QLD


2020

February

ASBHM Annual Scientific Meeting. Participatory Behavioural Medicine for Health and Wellbeing
5 - 7 February 2020
MUSE Building, Macquarie University, 18 Wally's Walk,
Macquarie Park NSW 2113

 

3rd Advancing Community Cohesion Conference
10 – 13 February 2020
Western Sydney University – Parramatta City Campus


March

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Conference
30 - 31 March 2020
Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise, QLD


April

Collaboration, Partnership, Translation, Integration. Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture 41st Annual Meeting
16 - 18 April 2020
Marriott Providence Downtown
Providence, Rhode Island, USA


June

 

Australian Institute of Family Studies
9 - 20 June 2020
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

 

July


National Suicide Prevention Conference
21 - 23 July 2020
National Convention Centre
Canberra, ACT
  

30 -31 March 2020 | Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise


TMHC has collated this list of interesting upcoming events and training opportunities. Note that as most of these events are run by external organisations TMHC is not responsible for their content.