Abstract Submission - Open
The conference theme “Mental Health: Innovation | Integration | Early Intervention”, will focus on Suicide, Dementia, Depression, Personality Disorders and Trauma.
Featuring Australia and New Zealand's leading clinical practitioners, academics, and mental health experts, the conference will motivate and inspire professionals (and future professionals) by sharing information about;
Keynote addresses, submitted papers, workshops and case studies will examine how approaches and techniques can be incorporated into daily practise.
Note: Presenting authors for Oral, Poster and Workshop presentations are required to register for the conference and pay the discounted fee.
Oral presentations should be of 30 minutes duration (20 minute presentations & 10 minute discussion). Papers not selected for oral presentation might be given the option of poster presentation.
Workshops will require an interactive format to facilitate active learning, such as discussion, activities, small group role plays. Workshops will be delivered for 90 minutes. The format should focus on offering participants an interactive information session. Presenters will be entirely responsible for the workshop facilitation.
Poster presentations are visual displays of material to be presented and constitute an interactive and communicative medium, usually combining text and graphics information. Posters may be on any topic relevant to the conference themes. Posters will be displayed in the exhibition area and for the duration of the conference. It is expected that presenter should be available during meal breaks to discuss it with conference participants. Specific information regarding size and mounting requirements will be provided with the notice of acceptance.
All accepted presenters will have the opportunity to have their full paper peer reviewed published in the Conference Proceedings with an ISBN. Please indicate if you will be presenting an academically oriented, professional paper for consideration for publication in the conference proceedings for which you request peer refereeing on the submission form.
Terms and Conditions for presenting at the 15th International Mental Health Conference
All presenting authors will be required to register and pay in order to ensure their abstract is included in the final program. A discounted registration is available to all presenters. The deadline for presenting author registration is 14th July 2014.
All abstracts must be original work. The author is responsible for the accuracy of the abstract.
Peer Review Panel
Prof Philip Morris
Professor Vaughan Carr
Professor Kuruvilla George
Dr Kairi Kolves
Professor Cynthia Shannon Weickert
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