Conference: “Bringing Families Into The Picture”

31st January 2020 Parkville, VIC
International and National Presenters will be presenting their research and clinical expertise to present on bringing the family into the picture in mental health services.

Clinician Connections

Clinician Connections (CC) program will be provided by renowned International guests from Ireland; Professor Daniel Flynn and Dr Mary Kells, who are visiting Australia to share their CC Program in QLD. This is the first offering of CC in Australia and it is proudly sponsored by Metro South Mental Health and Addictions Services (MSMHAS) in conjunction with the Family Connections Leader Training.

Date & Time
Fri., 7 February 2020
8:00 am – 4:00 pm AEST

Location
The Russell Strong Auditorium
The Princess Alexandra Hospital
199 Ipswich Road
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102

 

Family Connections Leader Training

The internationally renowned Family Connections program is an evidence-based program that provides peer support, psycho-education and skills anchored in dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) for partners, families, friends and carers of people with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) or traits of BPD, as well as problems with emotion dysregulation.

Participants of the FCLT will be trained as Volunteer Leaders of the Family Connections program and will be expected to commit to commence leading groups within one to three months of completing the training.

FC LEADER TRAINING VIC

Date and Time
Sat., 01/02/2020, 9:00 am –
Sun., 02/02/2020, 4:30 pm AEDT

Location
Orygen Youth Health
35 Poplar Road
Parkville, VIC 3052

FC LEADER TRAINING QLD

Date and Time
Tue., 04/02/2020, 9:00 am –
Wed., 05/02/2020, 4:30 pm AEST

Location
The Russell Strong Auditorium
The Princess Alexandra Hospital
199 Ipswich Road
Woolloongabba, QLD 4102

FC LEADER TRAINING NSW

Date and Time
Mon., 10/02/2020, 9:00 am –
Tue., 11/02/2020, 4:30 pm AEDT

Location
UNSW Sydney
The University of NSW
Kensington, NSW 2052