News and events, expert media commentary and independent opinion from Charles Sturt University.
Progress with Parkinson’s disease care in regional Australia
A Charles Sturt University clinician-academic reports that with World Parkinson’s Day on Sunday 11 April, projects she has contributed to are having a positive impact for people with Parkinson’s disease in rural and regional Australia.
NEWS / 07 Apr 2021
Bloom 2020 Creative Industries showcase
16 Oct 2020 9:00 am - 16 Oct 2021 9:00 am
BLOOM 2020 is the end of year festival for students studying the Creative Industries in the School of Communication and Creative Industries.
This new initiative celebrates the most ambitious and exciting work produced by Creative Industries students of all disciplines throughout the year. The festival will include outcomes by actors, animators, artists, art historians, curators, designers, film makers, photographers, sound and television producers and theatre-makers.
It is a multi-disciplinary festival showcasing the very best our school has to offer. Bloom launches at bloom.csu.edu.au on October 16th.
Mental Health First Aid workshop (Refresher course)
14 Apr 2021 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
This is a 1-day Online Refresher course. To register for this workshop, you must have a 3-year MHFA Certificate that is due to expire.
This workshop will cost $50 ($20 for the training and $30 for the updated MHFA manual, which will be posted to you).
LGBTIQA+ Awareness Training
14 Apr 2021 10:00 am - 11:30 am
This session is 1.5 hours in length and will cover:
- The importance of creating an inclusive culture within the workplace;
- Some of the experiences of LGBTIQA+ people;
- The differences and diversity of sex characteristics, gender identity, and expression and sexual orientation; and
- Actions that individuals can take to be active allies.
This training is open to everyone who would like more information and knowledge relating to sex and gender diversity.
Blended Online Community MHFA Workshop (2 dates - 14 and 15 April)
14 Apr 2021 1:00 pm - 15 Apr 2021 3:30 pm
This workshop is held across two days. Attendance in both workshops is mandatory to receive certification
Workshop Part 1 Wednesday 14 April 1pm - 3:30pm
Workshop Part 2 Thursday 15 April 1pm - 3:30pm
You must have completed the eLearning through MHFA Australia in the Blended online Community MHFA course to complete this workshop.
If you haven't completed the above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange eLearning. You MUST complete eLearning prior to our workshops. The eLearning takes around 5 hours to complete online.
This workshop will cost $20.00. You must attend both sessions.