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Mental Health and wellbeing of deaf or hard of hearing infants, children, young people and their families

13 February, 2018 Ann Porter Parents

Presented by the Deafness Mental Health Project

Date: Tuesday 27 February

Time: 8.30am – 11.30am

Venue: Auditorium Level 7, Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, 501 Stanley St, South Brisbane

Cost: Free - catering provided.

Register: To register please; Click here

Auslan interpreters will be available at the seminar

Speakers

  • Alana Roy - Counsellor & Mental Health Social Worker
    “The bio-psycho-social-cultural and spiritual health of Deaf and Hard of Hearing People”
  • Sheena Helton - Lived experience
    “Deaf world”
  • Julian Scharf - Lived experience
    “Growing up with a hearing loss”
  • Andrea Murray - Advanced Speech Pathologist and Infant Mental Clinician, Queensland Centre for Perinatal and Infant Mental Health (QCPIMH)
    “Shall we Dance?” parent-child relationships in the early years
  • Valerie Green - Family Support Facilitator, Queensland Hearing Loss Family Support Service (QHLFSS)
    “Learning to listen to a baby who cannot hear – Infant Mental Health and Hearing Loss”

For more information: CYMHS flyer