The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People

Friday, 7 June 2019 9.00am – 5.00pm

The 2019 program is still being finalised, SUBSCRIBE to our newsletter for updates.

2019 Registration

Individual Registration
Group Discounts (3+)

Previous Event Information


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
  • 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
  • Sexting- Just Rude Pictures; Brett Lee, Founder, iNESS; Former Police Officer
  • Understanding Adolescent Sleep; Dr Chris Seton, Paediatric and Adolescent Sleep Physician; Staff Specialist, Sleep Investigation Unit and Respiratory Support Service, Westmead Children’s Hospital

This schedule is subject to change without notice.

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


Llewellyn Hall, ANU School of Music Building 100, William Herbert Place, Canberra

  • Approx. 12 mins drive from the airport