Engaging parents of children approaching adolescence webinar
Emerging Minds and Mental Health Professionals' Network (MHPN), Australia, 2018
The webinar featured a facilitated interdisciplinary panel discussion of a case study. The panel comprised of Elly Robinson (Executive Manager, Parenting Research Centre) and Michael Carr-Gregg (Psychologist). Dan Moss, Emerging Minds’ Workforce Development Manager facilitated the discussion.
Through an exploration of developmental psychology of children as they become adolescents participants will:
- Identify practical tips and strategies for effective conversations with adolescents and their parents
- Recognise the differences between normal adolescent behaviour and mental health conditions such as depression and anxiety
- Describe current trends in adolescent drug and alcohol use, cyber-bullying, risk-taking behaviour and self-harm
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Can we detect mental health risk at school entry?Melissa J GreenThis article presents a summary of the findings reported in 'Latent profiles of early developmental vulnerabilities in a NSW child cohort at age 5 years' (2018) and 'Early developmental risk for subsequent childhood mental disorders in an Australian population cohort' (2018).
Engaging with children and parents with complex needs – a systems approach webinarEmerging Minds and Mental Health Professionals' Network (MHPN)The webinar featured a facilitated interdisciplinary panel discussion of a case study. The panel comprised of Dr Jamie Lee (Psychologist) and Professor Leonie Segal (Psychiatrist). Dan Moss, Emerging Minds’ Workforce Development Manager facilitated the discussion.
March 2019 research highlightsVariousThis March research summary provides a selection of recently released papers, systematic reviews, and meta-analyses related to infant and child mental health.Each article is accompanied by a brief synopsis that highlights the key messages of the paper. Links to abstracts, full-text articles and related resources, where available, are provided.