BECOME A PRESENTER

In person and virtual presentations are both being accepted

– Discuss case-studies outlining the mental health challenges and opportunities faced by our frontline workers

– Recount your personal experience in mental health within frontline and first responder services

– Advocate for improved mental health services and support for frontline workers

– Provide practical solutions and tools for attendees to make a difference

1. PRESENTATION TYPE

Oral

Take the stage and present to the audience in a 20 or 30 minute speaking session.

Panel

Be part of a discussion amongst a panel of 3+ fellow industry professionals.

Poster

Visually showcase your research or services.

Workshop

Keep the attention of attendees on a dedicated workshop day with an engaging, hands-on learning experience.

Table Top

Share short, sharp bursts of information in an interactive, round table setting.

2. CHOOSE A TOPIC

Driving Meaningful Change (Management)

Building and sustaining a positive cultural environment

Benchmarking, measuring and delivering organisational wellness initiatives

Review and improvement of current support programs

Implementing grass root organisational strategies

Case studies using applied data and research

Mentally Healthy Workforce (Personnel)

Strategies to reduce workplace related stress in times of crisis

Building resilience: What does it look like and how do we get there?

De-stigmatisation of mental illness within the community

Understanding mental health: Colleagues, families, partners and carers

Preparing and transitioning from service to civilian life; challenges in loss of identity and support for retirees

Mental Health Care

Treatment of PTS, PTSD, depression, and anxiety

Preventing suicide and substance misuse

Challenges and solutions to self-stigmatisation

Dual education and service programs – how do we make this work for all involved?

Managing vicarious trauma (Emergency and non-emergency workers)

3. PREPARE & SUBMIT

Your Presentation Overview

(up to 300 words)

 

A Short Biography

(up to 100 words)

 

3 Key Learning Points From Your Presentation

FEATURE IN THE 2021 PROGRAM

Submissions due by Friday 13 November 2020

Successful applicants will qualify for discounted registration rates.

Authors or organisations are invited to submit a presentation overview of no more than 300 words. All presentations will be reviewed by the program committee. Successful presentations will be selected based on their relevance to the conference topics and suitability to the conference program.

All successful authors and organisations are required to accept or decline their position before purchasing their registration.