Perth 2017-10-31T10:54:54+00:00

The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People

Friday, 1 June 2018 9.00am – 5.00pm


Individual Registration
Group Discounts (3+)


2017 Topics and Speakers

(2018 Topics and Speakers will be released soon)

  • Preventing Depression in Young People; Andrew Fuller, Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist, Inyahead
  • Anxiety Disorders in Young PeopleProf Jennie Hudson, Psychologist and Director, Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University
  • Conversations We Should Be Having with Teens about Mental HealthDr Claire Kelly, Manager of Youth Programs, Mental Health First Aid
  • The Dismantling of Girls’ Wellbeing: Issues and SolutionsMaggie Hamilton, Author and Researcher
  • Understanding and Managing Anger, Aggression and Challenging EmotionsMelissa Abu-Gazaleh, Founder and CEO, Top Blokes Foundation and 2016 NSW Young Australian of the Year
  • Supporting a Young Person in Their Decision Not to Use Alcohol or DrugsPaul Dillon, Educator, DARTA
  • The Changing Environment of eSafety and the Importance of Digital IntelligenceGreg Gebhart, Senior Education Trainer, Office of the eSafety Commissioner
  • Media Violence and Domestic Violence: Obvious and Not-so-obvious Impacts; Dr Wayne Warburton, Deputy Director, Children and Families Research Centre, Macquarie University
  • Conversations with Resilient Young People: Bee Orsini interviewed by Andrew Fuller

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