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Seminar 2 - Friday 16th August, 2019
Seminar 3 & AGM - Friday 15th November, 2019

Seminar 2 - Mental Health Social Support

Date:     Friday 16th August, 2019
Time:    11.30am - 3.30pm
Venue:  Canterbury International Hotel, 326-330 Canterbury Road, Forest Hill 


This PD is designed to help you to recognise symptoms of mental distress in students, understand how to assist with the emotional wellbeing of the person you are helping, and what you can do when there is a need for a person to be referred on to more advanced levels of help such as counsellors, doctors or the police.


Coby Liew, Psychotherapist, social worker and licensed MHSS trainer and Lyndon Medina, counselling Psychologist and Psycho-dramatist will deliver this interactive PD session to create awareness of what is entailed in being the social support person for those with mental health issues. 


Click here for more information on Coby Liew & Lyndon Medina.


This PD will suit: Teachers, Homestay Coordinators, Administrators, Marketers, Mentors/Pastoral Support, International Student Coordinators, Principals & Vice Principals.
By the end of this PD, you will learn:

  • what roles you might take up as a Helper;
  • how to recognise if someone needs MHSS;
  • what traps you will want to avoid in the helping process; and, 
  • the micro-skills of mental health helping

Please note: Coby and Lyndon encourage attendees to send in questions or case studies prior to the even and will attempt to address these during their presentation. Please fill out this questionnaire and return to Last date for submissions is Friday 2nd August.


Member          $90.00
Non Member  $120.00


Registration includes light lunch & afternoon tea.
* Booking Fee applies to registrations made through TryBooking.


Registration is open - book your place now!

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