Conference 2019

REGISTRATIONS OPEN

Early bird registrations close 31st May  2019

NZPOPs PAIG Conference 2019 Schedule

Conference Abstracts HERE

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Registrations are now open for the  first Joint conference between NZPOPs (NZ Psychologists of Older People) and Australian Psychology and Ageing special interest group which will be held at the AUT Centre for Active Ageing in Auckland .

This conference is NOT aimed at psychologists specifically, but at all clinicians who are working with, or doing research with, older adults.  Through our networks and resources conference costs are always kept as low as possible to facilitate attendance by those with limited means

Early bird – before 31st May Full price
NZPOPs and PAIG members $200 $250
Non members $270 $320
Student $150 $200

Note: All rates in NZ$. Due to low rates, no single day rate is available.

Keynote speakers:

ABSTRACTS – KEYNOTE and WORKSHOP

Gerard J. Byrne, Ph.D., FRANZCP University of Queensland

Trick Question: Can Suicide be Prevented? Risk Assessment and Mitigation in Older People

Nancy A Pachana, Ph.D., FASSA University of Queensland

An Easy Pill to Swallow

Creative Arts Engagement for Well-being in Later Life

Dr Duncan McKellar, FRANZCP Head of Unit, Older Persons’ Mental Health Service, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Adelaide, Australia

Building Trust After Brokenness

The Oakden Older Persons’ Mental Health Service Narrative From Failure to Reform

2 HOUR WORKSHOP

Sara Honn Qualls, Ph.D., APBB, Kraemer Family Professor of Aging Studies Professor of Psychology University of Colorado, Director of the UCCS Gerontology Center.

Interventions to Help Caregivers and their Families

 

 

ASTRACT SUBMISSION now closed

NZPOPs Conference AUCKLAND 2019 First Announcement