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Understanding Anxiety forum
Mon. 24 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm AEDT
WayAhead holds free public education forums across NSW about anxiety and other mental health and wellbeing issues. The events are free to attend and to request, and provide information to local communities about mental illness, mental health and wellbeing, and treatment and support options available in their area.
Our Public Anxiety Forums are held in partnership with Charles Sturt University. Speakers include Julie Leitch speaking about her experience living with and her treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Associate Professor Rocco Crino, Clinical Psychologist from Charles Sturt University to provide an overview of Anxiety Disorders.
People attending our public forums will learn about common anxiety disorders, including:
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Social Anxiety Disorder
- Panic Disorder (panic attacks)
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Generalised Anxiety Disorder.
This event will be held as part of the Healthy Minds & Wellbeing expo in partnership with St George and Sutherland Mental Health Interagency, Charles Sturt University, WayAhead, Kogarah Community services and Georges River Council.
*Food will be provided
For further information, please contact Cathy Nisbet at Kogarah Community Services on 9587 6622