SASTA

2019 Psychology Summer Conference

2019 Psychology Summer Conference

Date: Friday 18th January 2019

Time: 8.45am to 4.00pm

Venue: Education Development Centre, Milner Street, Hindmarsh

Bookings close: 15/01/2019

Event Pricing:

Type Earlybird price Regular price
Personal Member (1 Day)n/a$145.00
Joint Member (1 Day)n/a$145.00
Corporate Member - SA School (1 Day)n/a$185.00
Non-Member (1 Day)n/a$225.00
SASTA Student Member (1 Day)n/a$50.00

SASTA Psychology Summer Conference 2019 - Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Digital Age

The 1 day intensive conference allows science teachers to develop teaching methods and resources within the Psychology stream.

This training meets the National Professional Standards for Teachers.

Click here to view a copy of the program.

Keynote speaker: Kirrilie Smout

Title: Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Digital Age

This presentation will focus on helping professionals to understand current issues related to adolescent mental health, and to be aware of practical strategies to use to support young people dealing with anxiety, trauma, and difficult life events.

Kirrilie Smout is a clinical Psychologist who has worked as a child and adolescent specialist for the last 23 years in private, government and community settings. She has provided therapy to approximately 5000 children, teens and families, supervised over 50 child and adolescent psychologists, and presented seminars to more than 50,000 students, parents and teachers in schools around Australia. She is the director of Developing Minds, a specialist child and adolescent psychology clinic in Adelaide which provides therapy to more than 250 families each week. Kirrilie has won national awards for her speaking work and research, authored three books about young people and provides consultation about youth mental health issues to national media, education and health organisations.

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