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2nd Annual NDIS & Mental Health Conference

Wednesday, 31st October 2018 to Thursday, 1st November 2018
Mental Health Victoria
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Mental Health Policy, Practice and Reform: Getting it right in a time of change

Mental Health Victoria and Community Mental Health Australia are hosting the 2nd Annual NDIS & Mental Health Conference from 31 October to 01 November 2018, at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. 

​​Master of Ceremonies this year will be Dr. Norman Swan, host of ABC Radio National’s Health Report.

The event will feature keynote presentations from international and Australian experts, alongside lived experience and service providers presenting on a diverse range of insightful and inspiring topics in mental health.

Key focus areas for the 2018 Conference will include:

  • ​Service safety and quality;
  • Integration of the NDIS into the broader mental health system;
  • Co-design of integrated service models; and
  • The intersection of physical and mental health.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • The Hon. Julia Gillard AC Chair, beyondblue
  • Martin Foley MP, Minister for Mental Health (Victoria)
  • Professor Diana Rose, King's College London
  • Lucy Brogden, Chair National Mental Health Commission
  • Professor Pat McGorry AO
  • Dr Gerry Naughtin, NDIA
  • Dr Murray Wright, NSW Chief Psychiatrist
  • Senator Rachel Siewart (Greens)
  • Julie Collins MP (Labor)
  • John Brogden, AM (Consumer/Chairman of Lifeline Australia)

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