Interactive Community Mental Health Forum

October 28th, 2011

 

* SYDNEY

For anyone who cares for a young person. Find out about mental health issues for young people, have your questions answered and develop strategies to thrive!

  • Saturday 29 October 2011 –¬†1-4pm
  • free

Randwick Town Hall, Randwick

Professor Lenroot (Director, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District), will talk about the developing adolescent brain and adolescent behaviour, Jacqui Marquis-Conder from the Resilience Doughnut will provide resilience-building strategies and Angie Wilcock will provide tips on helping children to find balance, organisation, a positive attitude and time management.

This¬†forum is hosted by The NSW Parents’ Council, Randwick City Council, Waverley Council, NSW Health SE Sydney Local Health District and Sydney Business Education Partnerships.
Meet local youth workers while you browse the youth services stalls.
Local band April Falls will be playing an acoustic set of their original music
Parents, carers and guardians are encouraged to bring their teenagers along.

Places are limited so bookings are essential and are available on line at www.parentscouncil.nsw.edu.au

Download an information flyer

For further information please call (02) 9955 8276.

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