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Seminar: VTMH May Seminar 2018

Start: 2018-05-16

End: 2018-05-16

VTMH Monthly Seminar Series
Wednesday 16th May, 2018

Spotlight on work and the wellbeing of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds

Venue: Conference Room, Level 1 Bolte Wing (Building F), 14 Nicholson St, St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Time: 3pm - 4pm

Guest Speaker: Kristen Moeller-Saxone, Vic Health, Principal Program Officer, Mental Wellbeing

Kristen’s work at VicHealth focuses on projects aimed at improving the mental health and wellbeing of young people. Previously, she coordinated a major research program at the University of Melbourne and Orygen, The National Centre for Excellence in Youth Mental Health, developing youth participation and improving mental health support systems for young people in out-of-home care.

Kristen has over 15 years’ experience working with people experiencing mental health problems and addictions, and completed her PhD in this area.

Register here for the seminar

The VTMH Seminar Series draws speakers from a range of fields, highlighting topics from contemporary policy, practice & research in transcultural mental health. Seminars are free & open to people working in mental health & related professions.