The high-pressure that first responders face daily often leads to higher levels of stress, anxiety, depression, PTSD and suicide. Furthermore, the unprecedented challenges brought upon by COVID-19 has further compounded the mental health and wellbeing conditions of first responders.
Join us Online or in Sydney at the First Responder Mental Health & Wellbeing conference as we address how first responder organisations can develop proactive strategies and programs to create mental health resilience. Experts from police, fire and rescue, ambulance services and the military, will share how they are driving cultural change to support positive mental health practices and improve mental health literacy.
WayAhead Workplaces members receive an exclusive 2-for-1 (on-ground) OR 15% discount (live-stream) on tickets for the event (these offers do not compound of top of group discounts or other VIP discounts. The individual offers are applicable to in-person or online attendance respectively. Standard T&C’s also apply to this offer). Contact Lynley for the discount code.
Key speaker organisations include:
- Los Angeles Police Department
- Australian Federal Police
- Queensland Police Service
- New Zealand Defence Force
- Department of Defence
- Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling
- Surf Lifesaving NSW
- Fire & Rescue NSW
- Country Fire Authority
- Ambulance Victoria
- NSW Ambulance
- Beyond Blue
- Black Dog Institute
- Phoenix Australia Centre for Post-traumatic Mental Health
- Suicide Risk Assessment Australia
Engage directly with first responder organisations as they showcase their work and the challenges they’ve overcome to ensure their employees, volunteers and families receive the mental health care and support they need.
For more information and to register, SEE HERE.