April / May


Mental Health Carers NSW - Free online training for carers and families
Various dates in April and May 2021
Registration is essential

The Mental Health Services Learning Network - three-part 'Learning Live' webinar series
Webinar 1: PTSD, Complex Trauma and Substance Use: Promising new treatments for adolescents (Wednesday 14 April, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm)
Webinar 2: Methamphetamine and Mental Health (Wednesday 28 April, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm)
Webinar 3: Alcohol and the Developing Brain (Wednesday 12 May, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm)

Self-Care, Transference and Countertransference in Working with People from Refugee Backgrounds
6 May 2021, 9:30 am  - 1:00pm
Online via Zoom


Embrace Multicultural Mental Health Framework workshop
11 May 2021, 9:30am - 4:00pm
Parkroyal Parramatta
30 Phillip St
Parramatta NSW 2150

Anxiety and Alcohol Use: What clinicians need to know
University of Sydney, Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use
17 May 2021, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Webinar via Zoom


Faith Leaders Forum on Gambling Harm (PDF 470KB)
May 19 2021,  12:30 - 2:0pm
Fairfield Youth and Community Centre,
55 Vine Street,
Fairfield East, NSW


Schizophrenia Awareness Week
23 - 29 May 2021


Utilising Remote Technology in Managing Self-Harm and Suicidality with Refugees and Asylum Seekers
26 May 2021, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Online via Zoom


National Reconciliation Week 2021
27 May – 3 June 2021
Events across Australia


Future directions for NDIS psychosocial disability quality and safeguarding
Mental Health Coordinating Council
Thursday, May 27, 2021, 11:00pm - 12:20pm




Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback Training
Australian Neurofeedback Institute
4 June 2021, 9:30am - 5:00pm
152-168 The Horsley Drive,
Carramar, NSW 2163


Mental Health and Multicultural Young People: Professional Development Forum
17 June 2021, 9:30am - 1:30pm
Bowman Hall, Blacktown


Providing Mental Health Support for Refugees
Black Dog Institute
17 June 2021, 8:00pm
Webinar Online


Psychosis and Substance Abuse: What clinicians need to know

University of Sydney, Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use
18 June 2021, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online via Zoom


Assessment Transformed: How current neuroscience research calls for a new clinical assessment paradigm
Australian Neurofeedback Institute
18 June 2021, 9:00am - 11:30am
Webinar online


Refugee Week
Sunday 20 June - Saturday 26 June, 2021
Events across Australia




8th National Brain Injury Conference
20 – 22 July 2021
University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW


Implementing evidence-based practices: what AOD managers and workers need to know
University of Sydney, Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use
22 July 2021, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Online via Zoom




Equally Well 2021 Symposium
12 - 13 August 2021
In person and virtual symposium
Griffith University, Gold Coast


Power to the People Conference 2021: “Diversity and Inclusion – Cultivating and Celebrating Our Diverse Communities”
12 - 13 August 2021
Bankstown Sport Club,
8 Greenfield Pde,
Bankstown, NSW.



Hope into Action: The Mental Health Services Melbourne Conference
12 - 15 October 2021
Melbourne, VIC



Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia (FECCA) Conference 2021
November 2021
Melbourne, VIC


STARTTS Refugee Ball
5 November 2021
Doltone House - Jones Bay Wharf
Level 3/26-32 Pirrama Rd,
Pyrmont NSW 2009 





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 the content.