The associate director of research at Orygen, Professor Eóin Killackey, is visiting New Zealand as part of his work with the World Economic Forum in developing a global youth model of care. While here he is presenting on evidence-based models of primary and community mental health care.
The timing of this couldn’t be better with the government’s response to in the Wellbeing Budget 2019, committing to a new frontline mental health service in primary care.
Eóin is a clinical psychologist and researcher, with a focus on helping young people with mental illness recover well. This includes supporting education and employment aspirations and improving physical health. He also focuses his research on service system reform in the mental health and addiction system.
This is a unique opportunity to hear from a global expert on models of mental health care, so do join us.
Date: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Venue: Harakeke House, 15 Ronwood Avenue, Manukau, Auckland.
Please kindly be advised that there is limited parking onsite. Street parking is available directly outside Harakeke House which is $1 per hour (coin/text to park operated) or the Ronwood Avenue Car park (two minutes away).
Time: 3pm – 4.30pm (please arrive for 2.45pm)
RSVP: Please register your attendance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org