2020

 

July

 

Dance and Movement Therapy in the Treatment of Torture and Trauma Survivors
STARTTS
1 July 2020, 6.30 pm - 8:00 pm
Online via Zoom

 

Understanding Anxiety and Depression in COVID-19
Randwick City Council and One Door
4 July 2020, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Online

 

Building Resilience Training
Wesley Lifeforce
7 & 8 July 2020, 9:30 - 11:30 am
Online via Zoom

 

Safety Planning for Suicide Prevention 
Hunter New England and Central Coast PHN
8 July 2020, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Online

 

Multicultural Mental Health: Educating and Supporting Arabic Communities
Mental Helath Foundation Australia
10 July 2020, 1:00pm
Webinar 

 

استكشاف تأثير وسائل التواصل الاجتماعي والإدمان على الإنترنت على  صحة الأطفال ورفاهيتهم
Exploring the impact of social media and online addiction to children's health & wellbeing - in Arabic
13 July 2020,  6:00 pm
Webinar

 

Language services: collective strength
Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health
14 July 2020, 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Webinar

 

UCL IRDR 10th Annual Conference: COVID-19 Pandemic
UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction
15 Jul 2020, 18:00 – 16 Jul 2020, 02:30 AEST
Online

 

COVID-19 in Western Sydney: Priorities and Perspectives
16 July 2020, 2.00 pm
Webinar

 

Going global – international perspectives on suicide prevention
Suicide Prevention Australia
21 July 2020, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
Webinar

 

Providing Holistic Support to Torture and Refugee Trauma Survivors during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Best Practice Examples from Australia and Europe
STARTTS Clinical Master Class
22 July 2020, 6.30 pm - 8:00 pm
Online via Zoom

 

The COVID-19 Pandemic Mental Health Response and Planning for Culturally Diverse Settings
Transcultural Mental Health Centre
27 July 2020, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Webinar, online via PEXIP

 

Eating Disorders
Mental Health Foundation Australia
28 July 2020, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Webinar 

 

A long and winding road: Navigating the journey of grief and loss: Youth Health Forum
29 July 2020, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online

 

CALD Covid Summit
NSW Local Government Multicultural Network
29 July 10:00 - 11:30 am
Online via Zoom


August

 

Grief and Loss in Multicultural Communities Webinar
Transcultural Mental Health Centre
4 August 2020, 9:30 - 11:30 am 
Online via PEXIP

 

Access to University & TAFE in NSW: Webinar and Q & A for people from refugee backgrounds
UTS Centre for Social Justice and Inclusion
5 August 2020, 3:30 pm – 5:30pm
Online

 

Core Concepts in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
7 August 2020
Carramar

 

International Youth Day
12 August 2020

 

The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
14 August 2020 
Sydney Town Hall, 483 George St, 
Sydney NSW 2000

 

Bilingual/bicultural staff: so misunderstood
Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health
25 August 2020, 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Webinar

 

Virtual Workplace Wellness Festival
18 - 19 August 2020
Online

 

Self-Care, Transference and Countertransference in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
27 August 2020
Zoom online


September

 

Multicultural Health Week
1st week of September

 

Children and Adolescents: Clinical Assessment and Treatment of Torture and Refugee Trauma
STARTTS
4 September 2020
Carramar

 

Care in the age of outrage- International Dementia Conference
New date - online interactive conference more information here
September 2020

 

World Suicide Prevention Day
10 September 2020

 

R U OK? Day
12 September 2020

 

Core Concepts in Working with Children and Adolescents from Refugee Backgrounds
STARTTS
18 September 2020
Carramar

 

Self-Care, Transference and Countertransference in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
25 September 2020
Zoom online

 

Dementia Action Week
21 - 27 September 2020

 

The Art and Science of a Digital Mental Health Response to COVID-19: A New Zealand perspective
eMHIC
30 September 2020, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Webinar

 


October - Mental Health Month

 

Mental Health Month
October 2020
Events across NSW

 

National Carers Week
12 – 18 October 2020
Events across NSW 

 

Accidental Counsellors: Responding to Refugee Trauma Related Behaviours
STARTTS
13 October 2020
Armidale

 

Responding to Suicide and Suicidality in People from Refugee Backgrounds
STARTTS
16 October 2020
Carramar

 

Core Concepts in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
STARTTS
23 October 2020
Carramar

 

Advancing Mental Health Care for Rural & Remote Communities Unite to overcome the challenges of mental health accessibility. Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium
26 - 28 October 2020
National Convention Centre
Canberra ACT

 

National Symposium on Miners' Mental Health
30 October 2020
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Perth Convention Centre

 


November

 

Accidental Counsellors: Responding to Refugee Trauma Related Behaviours
STARTTS
3 November 2020
Coffs Harbour

 

Frontline Mental Health Conference: Improve Mental Health Care for Frontline Workers

8 - 10 November 2020
The Ville
Townsville QLD

 

21st International Mental Health Conference - Advance mental health and wellbeing for the benefit of all
12 - 14  November 2020
Gold Coast QLD

 

Accidental Counsellors: Responding to Refugee Trauma Related Behaviours
STARTTS
13 November 2020
Carramar

 

Workforce Inclusion and Diversity Conference
17 - 19 November 2020
Sydney NSW


December

 

2020 Stop Domestic Violence Conference
2 - 4 December 2020
RACV Royal Pines Resort
Gold Coast QLD

 

6th Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference
7 - 9 December 2020
Surfers Paradise, Marriot Resort and Spa
Gold Coast QLD

 

2020 National Men’s Health Gathering
14 - 16 December 2020 
Rydges 
Melbourne VIC 3000

 

 

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.