Violence in the Media: Are News Agencies Reporting or Causing the News?
Do the news agencies report or cause the news? Prof Douglas Gentile will provide a closer look into the media's role in suicides, mass shootings, homicides and more.
Conversations with Resilient Young People
This lived-experience conversation is a powerful discussion on resilience, mindsets and how support and intervention at the right time can make a fundamental difference for young people.
Child Sexual Assault: Preventing the Preventable
This presentation will discuss the importance of breaking the silence of child sexual assault, what is known about offenders, and strategies that can help children stay safe.
The Importance of Play and Humour
Play is one the first ways we learn to engage with the world, however beyond early childhood it is often considered solely a recreational activity. Jean-Paul will explore how play, fun and humour can be used as an effective platform for wellbeing.
Internet Addiction - Strategies to Minimise Risk
Science has finally caught up to what parents have suspected - some children (and adults) can (and have!) become addicted to the internet and/or video games.
From Trauma to Strength
Be inspired by the power of the human spirit to triumph over trauma while gaining a set of tools to encourage and develop young people’s ability to navigate change and gain an appreciation for their personal ability to thrive.