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TheMHS Summer Forum 2014
At Aerial UTS Function Centre, Sydney

Resources from the 2014 Summer Forum are available here.

 

PROGRAM 2014

   Trauma and the Mental Health Workforce

A safe place to work. A safe place to recover.

Day 1

Thurs 20 February 2014

Day 2

Fri 21 February 2014

Session 1 - 8:45am

8:45 – 9:15 Welcome and introduction:  Maree Teesson and Paula Hanlon

 

9:15 - 10:15 Kevin Gournay: Trauma and the mental health workforce

Session 5 - 8:45am

8:45 - 9:00 Opening: Michelle Everett

9:00 - 9:45 Cathy Kezelman: Recovery and wellbeing: trauma informed practice benefits us all

9:45  10:00 Corinne Henderson: Your trauma My trauma: creating trauma-informed working environments

10.15 - 10.45am Morning Tea 10:30 - 11:00 Morning Tea

Session 2 - 10.45am

10:45 - 11:45 Cath Roper: Harbouring Doubts: Creating safe spaces to sit with uncertainty

11:45 - 12:45 Bridget Hamilton: “Nurses supporting nurses” or Nurses’ own health: a problem?

Session 6 - 11:00am

11:00 - 12:00 Pat McGorry: Working with young people

12:00 -12:45 Nichole Sullivan: Community of Practice: strong teams, competent leaders and skilled clinicians 

12:45 - 1:45pm Lunch 12:45 - 1:45 Lunch

Session 3 - 1.45pm

1:45 - 2:30 Commissioner John FeneleyMental Health Reform Requires Resilient Workforces

2:30 - 3:30 Steve Segal: Rape crisis counseling: trauma, contagion and supervision

Session 7 - 1:45pm

1:45-2:45 Sam Harvey: Promoting mental health and wellbeing in the workplace

2:45 - 3:30: Harry Lovelock & Jan Louise Godfrey: Team based approaches to supporting the psychological health of the workforce  

3:30 - 4:00 Afternoon Tea  3:30 - 4:00 Afternoon Tea

Session 4  4:00pm

4:00 -5:00 Speakers Corner: Cath Roper, Kevin Gournay, Steve Segal, Sam Harvey and Bridget Hamilton

Drinks and finger food from 5:00pm

Session 8 4:00pm

4:00 - 4:45 Kevin Gournay: Trauma and the mental health workforce: How the system responds 

4:45 - 5:00  Forum Closing