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The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People

Friday, 1 June 2018 9.00am – 5.00pm


Individual Registration
Group Discounts (3+)


2018 Topics and Speakers

  • Choosing Not to HateAlpha Cheng, Advocate for Social Cohesion; 2017 ACT Young Australian of the Year Nominee and Matt X, Counter Violent Extremist Consultant, Government, Intelligence and Non-Government Organisations
  • Alcohol and Consent; Paul Dillon, Educator and Director, DARTA
  • What’s Shaping the World of eSafety?Greg Gebhart, Senior Education Trainer, Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner
  • Developing Positive Body ImageProf Susan J Paxton, Psychologist
  • Everything May NOT Be Awesome…Are Smartphones Hurting Our Children?Prof A/Prof Mike Nagel,Researcher and Author, University of Sunshine Coast
  • Rewiring Your Brain for Better Mental HealthAndrew Fuller, Clinical Psychologist, Inyahead
  • Gambling and Young People; Dr Sally Gainsbury, Senior Lecturer, School of Psychology; Deputy Director, Gambling Treatment and
    Research Clinic
  • 4 Steps to Emotional Intelligence; Dr Justin Coulson, Parenting, Wellbeing, and Positive Psychology Expert, and
  • Music Therapy for Better Engagement and Wellbeing; Lene Jeffrey, Registered Music Therapist, Vocalist and Musician

If you’re looking for presentation notes and materials from the previous seminars, you can find them here.


Winthrop Hall, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway Crawley WA 6009

  • Paid public parking is available at the University
  • For public transport information please visit Transperth
  • Approx. 25 mins drive from the airport