Concurrent sessions will run throughout the day:

Dr Jennifer Power and Henry von Doussa (The Bouverie Centre, La Trobe University)
Presentation of Guidelines for Mainstream Service providers working with Same-Sex Parented Families

Dr. David Lee (Melbourne Sexual Health Centre)
Working together in diversity – latest update on GLBTIQ health research

Sally Conning & Greer MacGee (Seahorse Victoria), Sally Goldner (Transgender Victoria) & Sim Kennedy (Y-Gender)
Issues affecting sex and gender diverse clients

Jacob Thomas (Monash University)
It Gets Better: Helping youth find comfort in their identity

Brad Whitton (Wulumperi Unit, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre) & Peter Waples-Crowe (VACCHO)
Engaging sexuality/sex/gender diverse Aboriginal clients (including showing Sexual Diversity in Victoria’s Aboriginal Community DVD produced by VACCHO and Mind the Gap (FPV)

Damien Stevens (UnitingCare Cutting Edge), Lachlan Slade (Cobaw Community Health) & Lorenne Ramanauskas (Zaque)
Importance of inclusive practice for young people who are same sex attracted and sex and gender diverse – providing supportive environments

Anneke Deutsch (Matrix Guild Victoria Inc.)
Lesbian inclusive aged care

Budi Sudarto & Vic Perri (Living Positive Victoria)
Peer groups for gay and bisexual men

Greg Adkins (Anti Violence Project)
“Violence in rural areas & its impact on our health plus creative ways to challenged and address violence and support those it touches”

Rodney Croome & Shelley Argent (Australian Marrage Equality & PFLAG Brisbane)
“What can ‘I’ do for marriage equality?”

Bernie Fraser (WHGNE) & Kate Downey (O&KCH)
Inclusive practices to engage with, support & promote GLBTI young people’s health/wellbeing

Ashley Chapman (NPH)
Journey to Inclusive Practice


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