Submissions are due by Wednesday 15 July 2020

Successful applicants will qualify for discounted registration rates.

Authors or organisations are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 300 words. All abstracts will be reviewed by the program committee. Successful abstracts will be selected based on their relevance to the conference topics and suitability to the conference program.

All successful authors and organisations are required to accept or decline their position before purchasing their registration (discounted presenter rate available).

1. Choose Your Presentation Type


Take the stage and present to the audience in a 30-minute speaking session.


Be part of a discussion amongst a panel of 3+ fellow industry professionals.


Visually showcase your research or services in the conference foyer.


Keep the attention of attendees with an engaging, hands-on learning experience.

Table Top

Share short, sharp bursts of information in an interactive setting.

2. Choose Your Topic

1. Support-Based Systems and Solutions for Frontline Professionals

Implementing organisational strategies at ground level

Building and sustaining a positive cultural environment

Culture challenges & solutions

Stress & bullying solutions

Building resilience: what does it look like and how do we get there?

2. Supporting Staff to Live Their Best Life

Treatment of PTSD, depression & anxiety

Challenges and solutions to self-stigmatisation

Suicide prevention

Wellbeing initiatives to support good mental health

3. Long Term Practices for Mental Health Sustainability

Maintaining wellness during service

Supporting identity during different transitional stages into civilian life

4. Driving Meaningful Change

Case studies using applied data and research

Benchmarking and measuring organisational wellness

5. The Role of Community, Carers and Family

De-stigmatisation of mental illness within the community

Support strategies for families and carers

Dual education and service programs – how do we make this work for all involved?

3. Prepare and submit

300 – word presentation overview

100 – word biography

3 key learning points from your presentation