2017 NO MORE HARM National Conference
Bullying | Harrassment | Discrimination
The 2017 NO MORE HARM National Conference will be held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor
In Brisbane from 26 – 27 June.
Hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association, the No More Harm National Conference focuses on behaviour that causes harm; solutions; preventive measures and responses to bullying, harassing and discriminating behaviour.
The No More Harm Conference is an extension of the successful No 2 Bullying Conferences and elevates the conversation to be more encompassing.
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Encompassing bullying, harassing and discriminating behaviour solutions, topics to be addressed include:
- Transitioning: issues surrounding key transition periods within our lives – as we move into school; into university; and into the workplace.
- Parent Enablement: providing strategies and actions to support parents and the role of parenting.
- Leadership: addresses the abuse by those in leadership positions within specific workplace sectors. Also encompasses the aspects of positive leadership.
- Best Practice: showcasing best practice preventative standards, policies and programs in schools, institutions and workplaces.
- Diversity and Difference: embracing diversity and incorporating difference – case studies, policies and practices within schools, workplaces, institutions, community and business groups.
- Wellbeing and Prevention: focusing on positive action in specific areas; eg. co-creating programs and platforms with young people for young people; cyberbullying; cyber-racism; cyber-sexism.
ADDRESSING BROADER ASPECTS
This conference follows on from four years of the very successful No 2 Bullying Conference and broader aspects that need to be addressed as outlined in the 2016 presentations of the Keynote Speakers.
- Protecting Children from Cyberbullying: new legislation, current trends and the latest on online safety education
Alistair MacGibbon, Childrens e-Safety Commissioner
- Digital Resilience: co-designing with young people
Associate Professor Jane Burns Founder and CEO, Young and Well CRC
- Calling Behaviours for What They Are: how recognising that sexist jokes and sexual banter in the workplace is no laughing matter
Assistant Commissioner Luke Cornelius VEOHRC Review, Response, Partnership and Innovation, Victoria Police
- Tackling Abuse in the Australian Defence Force
Robert Cornall AO Chair, Defence Abuse Response Taskforce
- What is really happening in our schools and where to from here?
Rob Nairn Executive Director, Australian Secondary Principals Association
- 7 Mindfulness Methods for Breaking Away from Workplace Bullying
Dr Sophie Henshaw Clinical Psychologist, Henshaw Consulting
- Resolving disputes in the Fair Work Commission
Deputy President Ingrid Asbury Fair Work Commission
- From Frameworks to Practice – addressing cyberbullying in Queensland Independent Schools
Jacky Dawson Education Services Officer (Student Services), Independent Schools Queensland
- Bullying or Banter? Abuse in Sport
Keith Parry Lecturer, Hospitality, Marketing and Sport, Western Sydney University
The Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association and the 2016 No 2 Bullying Conference Committee would like to thank all the Keynote Speakers for their thought provoking presentations.
Benefits of Attending
2017 Program includes:
- Keynote Presentations from sector Leaders and Influencers
- Up to 50 speakers over four concurrent streams
- Poster presentations
- Exhibitor and sponsor display from sector specialists
- Meals for the duration of the conference
- Welcome Reception
- STAAR Awards Presentation
- Personal access to the Presenter Podcasts post conference
- An online copy of the Book of Proceedings
2017 STAAR AWARDS – Strategy To Action Awards Recognition
Following the successful launch in 2016, the STAAR Awards are once again a key feature recognising outstanding achievement in prevention and management approaches to behaviour that causes harm. The three award categories are:
- Stop School Bullying Award
- Healthier Workplace Award
- Cyber Smart Award
This is your opportunity to showcase to the sector strategies and actions that you have undertaken within your school, workplace or community.
Network with like-minded delegates