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 we are aiming to reschedule to June 2021, and will announce further information regarding the themes, structure, logistics, content, and ticketing late in 2020.

All enquiries or 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 in June 2021.




Mental Health Victoria.

Day 1
June 22 2021
Registration: TBC

Conference: TBC 

Day 2
June 23 2021
Registration: TBC

Conference: TBC

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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