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Lectures & Workshops

ADAVIC provides educational events on Anxiety and Depression topics for the general public.

These events are presented by qualified health professionals such as Psychologists, Psychiatrists, GP's and Naturopaths.

We also run professional development events for practitioners who work with people experiencing Anxiety and Depression.

See below for more details:

Lectures are usually short in duration (1-2 hours) and provide an overview on a particular topic.
Workshops and Courses
are longer and more in depth, ranging from half-day or full-day workshops to 10 week courses. There is often a focus on practical skills and techniques.
Professional Development
are aimed towards professionals and those who work with people with anxiety and depression.
External Events
are not run by ADAVIC but are related to anxiety or depression

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 Lectures (Info Sessions)

(Click here for lecture archives)
For upcoming events refer below.

    nick_carr_thumb.jpgFebruary 2017

    • Anxiety Treatments - Unravelling the Medication Maze

    Presenter: Dr Nick Carr
    Date: Thursday 23 February, 2017
    Location: Richmond, VIC

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    April 2017

    • From Bullying to Sexting: Cyber safety and the role of the mediaLauren Rosewarne.jpg
    Presenter: Dr Lauren Rosewarne
    DateThursday 27th April, 2017
    Location: Richmond, VIC

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     Workshops and Courses

    (Click here for workshop archives)
    For upcoming events refer below.

    March 2017

    • Suicide Awareness & Risk Assessment - Student Workshop
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    Presenter: Shaun Walsh, Counsellor & Trainer
    : Saturday 25 March, 2017
    Location: Doncaster, VIC

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    May 2017

    • In stillness Conquer Fear: Natural & Effective Anxiety Relief - Public WorkshopPauline Mckinnon.jpg

    Presenter: Pauline McKinnon
    Date: Saturday 13 May, 2017 NEW DATE TBA
    Location: Hawthorn, VIC

    July 2017

    • Anxiety in the Elderly: mastering anxiety at any age
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    Presenter: Danielle Graber
    Date: Monday 31 July, 2017
    Location: Berwick, VIC
    *free event (registrations essential)

     Professional Development

    These events are tailored to health professionals who want to develop or refresh their practical skills and knowledge.

    (Click here for Professional Development Events archives)

    For upcoming events refer below.

    March 2017

    • PTSD: Imaginal Exposure Treatment
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    Presenter: Dr Simon Kinsella, Clinical Psychologist
    Date: Wednesday 8 March, 2017
    Location: Northcote, VIC
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    April 2017

    • Understanding Panic Disorder and How to Treat it

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    Presenter: Peter Kyriakoulis, Clinical Psychologist
    Date: Wednesday 16 August 2017
    Location: Camberwell, VIC

    May 2017

    • Sally-Anne McCormack 1.jpgHow to treat Automatic Negative Thoughts (ANTs)

    Presenter: Sally-Anne McCormack, Clinical Psychologist & Media Commentator 
    Date: Wednesday 24 May, 2017
    Location: Hawthorn, VIC

    July 2017

    • Anxiety & the Brain-Gut Link
    Presenter: Dr Simon Knowles, Clinical Psychologist
    Date: Monday 3 July, 2017
    Location: Hawthorn, VIC
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    • School Anxiety/Refusal
    Presenter: Joanne Garfi, Psychologist
    Date: Friday 28 July, 2017
    Location: Camberwell, VIC

    September 2017

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    Presenter: Joanne Garfi, Psychologist
    Date: Friday 1 September, 2017
    Location: Camberwell, VIC

    October 2017

    • Mental rest for mental health: creating calm and confident kids!Pauline Mckinnon.jpg

    Presenter: Pauline McKinnon, Author, Psychotherapist & Mentor
    Date: Wednesday 11 October, 2017
    Location: Kew, VIC

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