Keynote highlight: Psychological Interventions and Treatments: Future Directions

Associate Professor Vijaya Manicavasagar, Director of Psychological Services and Director of the Psychology Clinic, Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, BSc. Psyhology (Hons), M Psychology (Hons), PhD to present Keynote at the 16th International Mental Health Conference being held at QT Hotel, Surfers Paradise Thursday 13 August to Friday 14 August 2015. Presentation Title Psychological Interventions and Treatments: Future Directions Overview  This talk focuses on recent developments in psychological interventions including …

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Rural Alive & Well: focusing on people first

Rural Men and their families are often left to climb back through the gaps of systems and duly ignored and forgotten. I would ask at what expense and to whom! Educational opportunities and resources for rural communities is an effective way in providing preventative measures for health and well-being particularly where suicide is prevalent. RAW continues supporting rural communities in Tasmania through years of drought, the collapse of the forestry …

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