Events

Saturday, 5th November, 2022, 9am to 4.30pm

Workshop – Borderline Personality Disorder

Dr Jo Beatson & Dr Sathya Rao of Spectrum
An educational collaboration of MHYFVic and Spectrum.

Registration $150, includes lunch. The Workshop aims to provide a workable understanding of BPD and how to gauge its severity, know what treatments work, know what to do and what not to do in management, and how to seek help. It is aimed at generic health care workers, trainees, Registrars and General Practitioners.
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Location: ‘mindful’ (Mental Health Services Training Centre) 50 Flemington Street, Travancore Victoria 3032
CLOSED 30th June, 2022

Creswick Foundation Fellowships

Applications are invited for Creswick Foundation Fellowships to enable professionals in the fields of child development and mental health to undertake overseas study tours, or to enable funding of overseas experts to bring their expertise to Australia.
Live Video Recording Now Available

Winston Rickards Memorial Oration

Presented by Professor Frank Oberklaid, The Elephant Leaves the Room.
An increased (and belated) focus on policy and service reform in child mental health.
Location: 16th March, 2022 – Ian Potter Auditorium, Melbourne Brain Centre, University of Melbourne
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Details will be announced at a future date

Workshop – Helping Aboriginal Clients

Although services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients are best delivered by indigenous caseworkers, it is often necessary for this to be undertaken by non-indigenous workers. In such cases it is important for such workers to understand the cultural issues involved. The Workshop aims to assist workers in gaining such an understanding.
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