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Events & Training


May 2019
A ground-breaking national circuit, the seminars bring together leading experts in youth mental health and equip participants with the knowledge, skills and tools to better look after the wellbeing of the young people they work with. Specifically, it provides them with the latest updates in relation to specific mental illnesses, prevention and early intervention strategies as well as options for support, self-care and management of mental illnesses. The issues addressed in the seminar each year are determined based on consultation with experts in youth mental health, and tackle the most current mental health conditions alongside emerging mental illnesses. Past topics have included self-harm, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, alcohol and drug dependency, etc.
Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People Seminar Series.
External Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Sydney May 24 - Aug 02 2019 Register
The 13th EUSE Conference on Supported Employment – “Transitions” is proud to organize this event in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from 27-29 May 2019. In 1993, the first Conference of the EUSE was held in Rotterdam at the World Trade Center, and we are proud that the 13th Conference will come to the Netherlands, once again, after 25 years!
EUSE Conference on Supported Employment – “Transitions”
External Amsterdam May 27 - May 29 2019 Register
At the conference, we will explore and discuss topics of interest including successful models of practice, supported employment and innovative technologies. We are in the process of finalising our keynote speakers both internationally and nationally and are assuring our delegates of a broad curriculum, exciting speakers, and informative, interesting and innovative series of presentations.
NZDSN Annual Conference 2019
External New Zealand May 29 - May 30 2019 Register
Thriving Now is hosting its inaugural Neurodiversity and Employment Symposium, promoting a positive and productive focus on the strengths that neurodiverse individuals can offer the workplace.
Neurodiversity & Employment Symposium
External Manly QLD May 31 2019 Register
June 2019
With nearly 50% of people with disability (of working age) not in the labour force, Australian businesses have the opportunity of tapping into a large skilled talent pool. The benefits of hiring people with disability are clear, bringing a different range of skills, abilities and perspectives; fostering a productive, diverse and inclusive workplace.
Driving Disability Employment: A free seminar co-hosted by Curtin University and JobAccess
External Perth Jun 07 2019 Register
The National Supported Employment Conference is the largest Canadian event focusing on supported employment. The conference is a unique forum to exchange about the challenges and opportunities related to supported employment (from both human resources and employment support points of view), to examine current trends, to learn about specific disabilities and available accommodation methods, as well as to share creative ideas and best practices.
24th National Supported Employment Conference
External Montreal, Canada Jun 11 - Jun 13 2019 Register
APSE is the only national, non-profit membership organization dedicated to Employment First, a vision that all people with disabilities have a right to competitive employment in an inclusive workforce. People with disabilities should not work sequestered in sheltered workshops, earning only pennies an hour.
2019 APSE National Conference
External St Louis, Missouri Jun 18 - Jun 20 2019 Register
July 2019
The 2019 International Mental Health Conference will be held from Wednesday 31 July – Friday 2 August at Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast. Featuring Australia and New Zealand’s leading clinical practitioners, academics, and mental health experts, the 2019 International Mental Health Conference continues in its 20th year to network, share research, projects and formulate ideas for change for those living with mental health conditions.
20th International Mental Health Conference
External Gold Coast Jul 31 - Aug 02 2019 Register
August 2019
The conference dedicated to significantly increasing open employment outcomes for people with disability.
Disability Employment Australia Conference 2019
DEA event Perth Aug 28 - Aug 29 2019 Register
September 2019
With 1 in 5 people suffering from mental illness, the impact and cost to our workplace is increasing at an alarming rate. Organisations are struggling to influence positive change in workplace mental health – and it’s the leaders who are responsible for prioritising the conversation.
Build a Mentally Healthy Workplace
External Brisbane Sep 02 - Sep 03 2019 Register
The work of Victorian disability advocacy organisations is increasingly being consumed by issues related to national systems such as the NDIS and Centrelink. The introduction of the National Quality and Safeguards Commission, and the much anticipated Royal Commission into Abuse and Neglect of People with Disability, further adds to the nationalising of advocacy issues arising for people with disability right across Australia.
Strengthening Disability Advocacy Conference 2019
External Melbourne Sep 02 2019 Register
October 2019
The 2019 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium will be held from Monday 28th – Wednesday 30th October at the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
2019 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium
External Adelaide Oct 28 - Oct 30 2019 Register