Association Conferences

The Association offers a range of conferences for both members and non-members.  From International Mental Health Conferences which commenced in 2000, to National Conferences on Addiction, Bullying, Domestic Violence and more.

All conferences offer presenters peer reviewing, and publish Books of Proceedings containing both peer and non-peer reviewed papers.  The Books contain unique ISBN’s and are distributed by the National Library in Canberra.

All attendees have access to the full conference podcasts to compliment the published papers.

In 2014/15 the Association made over 500 presentations available, either in printed or recorded formats.  A similar number will be produced in 2016.

All conference programs are confirmed following a ‘call for abstracts’ process.

The ANZMH Association is pleased to host and support the following conferences:

 

2018 No More Harm National Conference

 

The 2018 No More Harm National Conference will be held at Pullman Melbourne on the Park on Thursday 12– Friday 13 April 2018.

Harm is physical or psychological damage or injury; something that causes someone or something to be hurt, broken, made less valuable, reputable or successful, etc.

Behaviours and attitudes that are harmful to others in the workplace, school yard, social situation, interpersonal relationship or sporting activity will be discussed with a solution based approach.  Harm intervention and behaviour change will be examined at the conference which is in its’ 6th year.

This conference is an ideal platform to exchange ideas and learn more from other professionals, researchers and practitioners that work with individuals, groups and organisations with bullying, harassing or discriminating behaviour challenges and outcomes.

Email:  conference@nomoreharm.com.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068

Important Dates

  • Abstracts close: 12 January 2018
  • Notification to Presenters: 19 January 2018
  • Presenter Acceptances Due: 1 February 2018
  • Draft Program available: On or before 2 February 2018
  • STAAR Awards close: 16 February 2018
  • Presenter registration due: 23 February 2018
  • Full Papers for Peer Review: 1 March 2018
  • Early Bird Registrations Close: 2 March 2018
  • Full Papers for Non-Peer Review: 6 April 2018

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2018 Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference

 

Welcome to the 2018 Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference (ANZDMC) to be held on the 21-22 May at the Star Gold Coast.

Now into its seventh year, the ANZDMC continues to grow in both size and reputation and this conference has evolved into the premium event of its type, facilitating professional development and the exchange of current ideas and practices between emergency and disaster management practitioners from Australia and New Zealand and further afield.

We continue to listen to your feedback and modify the program each year to ensure we are providing professional presenters and papers that are relevant, innovative and support individual professional development.

Email:  conference@anzdmc.com.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068

Important Dates

  • Abstracts Close: 5 February 2018
  • Notification to Authors: 19 February 2018
  • Author Acceptances Due: 2 March 2018
  • Draft Program Available: 5 March 2018
  • Full Papers for Peer Review: 6 April 2018
  • Early Bird Rego Closes: 9 April 2018

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2018 Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference

 

Meet and network with a diverse range of skilled practitioners and volunteers at the 2018 Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.

This one day event aligns alongside the Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd May, with special discounts offered to those that attend both events.

With an emphasis on discussion, debate and ideas exchange, the Program will include presentations from specialist feature speakers and session speakers on a range of topics and issues impacting the sector.

Email:  sar@anzdmc.com.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068

Important Dates

  • Abstracts Close: 5 February 2018
  • Notification to Authors: 19 February 2018
  • Author Acceptances Due: 2 March 2018
  • Draft Program Available: 5 March 2018
  • Full Papers for Peer Review: 6 April 2018
  • Early Bird Rego Closes: 9 April 2018

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9th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium

The Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium will be held on Monday 15 – Wednesday 17 October 2018 at Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.

The Symposium is celebrating 10 years of important discussions and education, providing a platform for collaboration of like-minded professionals who are passionate about improving mental health services and mental health outcomes within rural and remote Australia.

Suicide and harm prevention, physical health, digital and low intensity mental health, child and youth, supporting the mental health workforce and consumer focused recovery are some of the topics that will be addressed at the Symposium.

If you are working within service delivery, public health networks, research and policy and most importantly working to change the stigma of mental health and consumer focused recovery, we look forward to meeting you in October.

Email:  rrmh@anzmh.asn.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068

Important Dates

  • Abstracts close: 25 June 2018
  • Notification to Authors: Monday 2 July 2018
  • Author Acceptances Due: Friday 6 July 2018
  • Draft Program Available: Monday 9 July 2018
  • Presenter Amendments: 25 August 2017
  • Full Papers for Peer Review: Monday 3 September 2018
  • Early Bird Registrations Close: 3 September 2018

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National Employment Solutions Conference | The Changing Face of Work and the Workplace

The National Employment Solutions Conference will be held at Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads, NSW on Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 October 2018. The annual conference will examine the changing face of work and the workplace and will include topics of four generations in the one workplace, entrepreneurship, youth employment, government programs, mature age employment, the impact of technology, training and support, GIG, migrants, underemployment, transferable work skills, mental health and disability employment.

The conference provides the opportunity to be involved through presenting, learning, engaging, networking and collaborating with other professionals within the employment sector. The program will examine challenges, barriers, opportunities, research and trends that relate to innovative employment solutions in both job supply and demand with 9 Keynote Speakers and over 50 presenters. The conference in its 2nd year and the program is designed for policy makers, academics, employers, human resource managers, recruitment services, associations, all levels of government and not-for-profit representatives. We look forward to hearing the conversations at the conference!

Early Bird Registrations Close: 24 August

Email:  secretariat@employmentsolutions.net.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068   Fax: (61 7) 5527 3298

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Important Dates

  • Abstracts open: March 2018
  • Abstracts close: 15 June 2018
  • Notification to Presenters: 9 July 2018
  • Presenter Acceptances Due: 13 July 2018
  • Draft Program available: 30 July 2018
  • Presenter registration due: 3 August 218
  • Early Bird Registrations Close: 24 August 2018

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Stop Domestic Violence Conference Australia

The annual STOP Domestic Violence Conference will be held at QT, Gold Coast on Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 December 2018 with optional workshops on Wednesday 5 December. The objective of the conference is to provide a platform for a unified voice to share, network and collaborate on the challenges and successes of behaviour change. Our human basic needs of comfort and security are violated when violence is common, impacting home life, the work place and the community.

Domestic and family violence does not discriminate, women, men and children of all races, orientation and social standing can be affected by domestic violence and it happens in many forms whether it is physical, social, economical, verbal, psychological, spiritual, sexual or emotional.

The conference will be exploring vulnerable groups and the various challenges and gaps in services, perpetrator behaviour and program, law enforcement, first responders, creating a resilient workforce, impacts of technology, mitigating domestic and family violence, research findings, protection of the vulnerable that will contribute to the educational program of over 70 expert presenters and workshops and 9 Keynote Presenters.

Early bird registrations close: Friday 19th October

Email:  secretariat@stopdomesticviolence.com.au
Ph: (61 7)  5502 2068   Fax: (61 7) 5527 3298

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Important Dates

 

  • Abstracts close: Friday 24th August
  • Notification to authors: Monday 10th September
  • Author acceptances: Monday 17th September
  • Draft program available: Monday 24th September
  • Presentation amendments: Friday 5th October
  • Presenter registration and payment: Friday 12th October
  • Full papers for peer review: Friday 19th October
  • Full paper for non-peer review: Friday 23rd November
  • Earlybird registrations close: Friday 19th October

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