This webinar showcases online mental health programs for children and young people with in-depth presentations by health professionals. Learn how to use The Brave Program, MindSpot’s Mood Mechanic program, and OCD?NotMe! with your clients. A panel discussion with speakers is also included.
Documentation for CPD is available here: http://nimhr.anu.edu.au/files/CPD_Webinar_5_Full.pdf
The slides from this presentation are available here: http://nimhr.anu.edu.au/files/eMHPrac_Webinar_5_slides_handout_final.pdf
Carol Purtell is the Clinic Director at the MindSpot Clinic. Ms Purtell is a Registered Nurse with a Masters in Social Science (Counselling), with over thirty years’ experience in a broad spectrum of mental health settings.
Rebecca Dear is a Team Leader and Training Manager at the MindSpot Clinic. Ms Dear has a background in psychology and counselling, and has worked in a variety of mental health settings. Ms Dear has also been involved in research programs at the eCentre Clinic at Macquarie University which included providing online treatment in a number of clinical trials.
Dr Sonja March
Dr Sonja March is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology and Counselling at The University of Southern Queensland. Dr March is also the Director of the ‘Innovative Mental Health Solutions’ Research Program in USQ’s Institute for Resilient Regions. Dr March has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and is a founding team member of the BRAVE Program, an online, cognitive-behavioural program for childhood and adolescent anxiety.
Dr March has many years’ experience in child and family psychology, particularly with respect to childhood anxiety, parent training and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Dr Amy Finlay-Jones
Dr Amy Finlay-Jones is a clinical researcher with a focus on the design and evaluation of e-health interventions. For the past three years, she has worked as the project coordinator of the OCD?NotMe! Project at Curtin University, where she is also an adjunct academic fellow.
Dr Finlay-Jones is committed to broadening public access to effective, accessible and affordable mental health care and furthering understanding of best practices in e-health. Dr Finlay-Jones has a clinical interest in working with children and adolescents, and the treatment of anxiety disorders, addictive disorders, and eating disorders.