AMHHEC Past Conferences

Past Conferences

2020 AMHECC Webinar

This webinar aims to bring scholars and professional staff together to discuss the mental health challenges faced by the higher education community, especially in the context of COVID-19. Through this collaborative webinar, we hope to engage in positive conversations, look at strategies, and discuss possibilities of meaningful engagement with stakeholders to promote wellbeing within higher education.

Jul 9, 2020 10:30 AM in Brisbane


Professor Margaret Carter
Associate Professor Abraham Francis

Acknowledgement of Country:

Ms Mercy Baird


Autonomy, competence, and relatedness - Dr Benjamin Veness

Supporting students’ mental wellbeing during the pandemic: What can we learn from mature-aged students in regional and remote Australia? - Dr Nicole Crawford

What do we mean when we say mental health and emotions? - Mr Richard Hill

Mental health, higher education and community wellbeing - Mr Jeremy Audas

Webinar participants biographies

2018 AMHHEC Conference highlights

Papers from the 2018 Conference were published in a special edition of the International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change ('Ways Forward in Mental Health Innovation, Prevention and Promotion: Voices From the Field', Vol 4, Issue 3, November 2018).

Townsville magazine DUO ran the story, 'Man's best friend' in their April 2018 edition (p.84) featuring the Hounds 4 Healing assistance dog program.

2017 AMHHEC Conference highlights