Dear Delegates,

As you know, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mental Health Victoria had to reschedule the Mental Health across the Lifespan 2020 Conference which was due to be held 17–18 March 2020 in Melbourne. 


We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused. 


We are pleased to announce that the Conference will now take place on Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25th November 2020 at the Pullman Melbourne, Albert Park. 


In the interim, all delegates who have previously registered have the following options:


  • ‘Retain & Transfer’ existing registration to the new dates for attending on 24 & 25th November 2020 – No action required, it will be done automatically


  • ‘Request to Cancel & Refund’ existing registration for not being able to attend on 24 & 25th November 2020. – Please email this request to by 1st May 2020.  If you paid via invoice please provide: Bank Name, BSB, and Account number


All enquiries, requests and any further questions regarding the rescheduled Conference can be emailed to


Please allow up to 2 business days to receive a reply.



We thank you for your patience and understanding over this difficult period and look forward to seeing you at the Mental Health across the Lifespan 2020 Conference in November.




Mental Health Victoria.

Day 1
November 24th 2020
Registration: 8.00 am - 9.00 am

Conference: 9.00 am - 5.30 pm 

Day 2
November 25th 2020
Registration: 8.00 am - 9.00 am

Conference: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Sophie Scott

Master of Ceremonies

Minister Martin Foley

Professor Allan Fels AO

Dr Roberto Mezzina

Victorian Minister for Mental Health

Former Director of the Dipartimento di Salute Mentale / WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Training, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Integrata Trieste, Italy

Lucy Brogden AM

Chair National Mental Health Commission

Dr Lynne Coulson Barr

Professor Rory O'Connor

Professor of Health Psychology, Director of the Suicidal Behaviour Research Laboratory & Head of the Mental Health & Wellbeing group at the University of Glasgow

Mental Health

Complaints Commissioner


Pam Anders

Professor Christel Middeldorp

Dr Stephen P. King

Professor Child & Youth Psychiatry
Child Health Research Centre,

University of Queensland

Currently presiding Commissioner for the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Mental Health

Chief Executive Officer at Mental Health Reform Victoria

Pullman Melbourne, Albert Park

We hope you are able to attend.

If you have questions about the registration process, our schedule or general information, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

+61 3 9519 7000


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