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APRCCC, 6th Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counselors Conference


  • Hilton Hotel 190 Elizabeth St, Brisbane QLD 4000. australia (map)

CONFERENCE THEME: Insight and Learnings from around the Pacific Rim; meeting your community’s mental health needs

Presentations will be selected to provide a program that offers a comprehensive and diverse range of issues related to the Conference theme of “Insight and Learnings from around the Pacific Rim; meeting your community’s mental health needs”

This conference is aimed at building the capacity of professionals in the Asia Pacific Rim who deliver front-line mental health services, across a range of issues. Professionals attending will be involved in research and development, policy, curriculum development, consumer advocacy, system design, lived experience of mental health issues, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander support. The conference will also provide insight into the latest research and treatment strategies in alcohol and other drug use, trauma, suicide prevention, and telehealth.

Professionals (delegates) attending the conference will have the opportunity to learn about research and development, policy, curriculum development, disability services, youth mental health, rural and regional mental health service deliver, domestic and family violence, Sexuality education and LGBTIQ+ issues, consumer advocacy, system design, lived experience of mental health issues, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander support. The conference will also provide a platform to discuss the latest research and treatment strategies in alcohol and other drug use, trauma and telehealth.

Chris Storm and I will present a workshop on Guided Drawing on Sunday afternoon: Drawing it out.

www.theaca.net.au/conference-2019

Earlier Event: September 27
ANZACATA Symposium
Later Event: October 25
Women's Soulful Retreat