Conference Program


  • 27/07/19
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    7:30 AM  -  8:45 AM
    Registration
    Conference Foyer
    Registration desk is located outside the Ballroom
    8:30 AM  -  10:45 AM
    Plenary Session 1
    Catalina Dehavilland Rooms

    Welcome to Country
    Chair: Christel Middeldorp

    Welcome to Country - Carol Kennedy

    Welcome - Christel Middeldorp

    AADPA Presidential Address: Professor Mark Bellgrove

    Lived Experience: Louisa Brown

    Keynote Speaker: Professor Jeffrey Newcorn: How do drugs for ADHD work?

    Lightning talks:

    Alison Poulton: Self-rated functional impairment in adults with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)(LT1)

    Melissa Mulraney: Persistence and neural correlates of Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder in 10-year-old children with ADHD (LT2)

    Sampada Bhide: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder and family functioning: A 3-year longitudinal study of community-based primary school children (LT3)

    Keynote Speaker:
    Morning Tea
    Bristol Room

    Morning tea

    Plenary Session 2
    Catalina Dehavilland Rooms

    Chair: Dave Coghill

    Keynote Speaker: Professor Rick Jarman: Social skills training in ADHD: practical strategies for paediatricians, psychologists and psychiatrists

    Speaker: Sarah Baggio: Project ECHO in ADHD

    Lightning talks:

    Nicole Stefanac: Dysfunctional evidence accumulation in Developmental Dyslexia: Support for the neural noise hypothesis (LT4)

    Alice Garrick: Emergency department experiences of parents of children with comorbid ADHD and autism spectrum disorder (LT5)

    Keynote Speaker:
    Lunch
    Bristol Room

    Lunch

    Concurrent Session 3
    Avro Room
    Dianne Grocott: Workshop: ADHD and Substance Abuse
    Concurrent Session 4
    Catalina Room

    Chair: Jeffrey Newcorn

    Mark Ryan: What has sleep got to do with it? Circadian rhythm dysregulation in ADHD and treatment with neurofeedback
    Hannah E. Kirk:The effects of a gamified cognitive training program in reducing inattentive behaviour in the classroom: A randomised controlled trial"
    Lindsey Ross: High dose stimulant medication for the management of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): A retrospective cohort study
    Emma Sciberras: Treating anxiety in children with ADHD using cognitive behavioural therapy: A randomized controlled trial
    Michele Toner: ADHD in the Workplace; The Team Approach

    Concurrent Session 5
    Dehavilland Room

    Chair: Mark Bellgrove

    Monica Hassall: Beyond Fight Flight and FreezeIs there a Fourth F The ADHD Mind in Crisis Supporting Those at Risk and Their Significant Others
    Lindsay Martin:Women and attention deficit hyperactivity Disorders: does gender affect the diagnosis?
    Florence Levy: Measurement of ADHD: Are we still in the 60’s?
    Andrew Sheridan: Establishing and consolidating a public state-wide ADHD assessment and treatment service in Western Australia
    Edwina Birch: ADHD and NDIS 

    Afternoon Tea
    Bristol Room
    4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
    AGM
    Catalina Room
    AGM - Australian ADHD Professionals Association Ltd
    Networking drinks
    Pavillion Room

    Enjoy the comedy of Rose Callaghan and network with other delegates with a drink and a few canapes at the close of Day 1 of the conference between 5.30pm - 7.30pm. This is included in registration costs but PLEASE TICK if you are attending for catering numbers.

  • 28/07/19
  •  
    9:00 AM  -  10:45 AM
    Plenary Session 6
    Catalina Dehavilland Rooms

    Chair: James Scott

    Welcome: James Scott

    Board: costs of ADHD

    Keynote Speaker: Professor Loretta Giorcelli, OAM: Critical understandings for inclusive schools: The required cultural, curricular, managerial and legal responses to the challenges presented by learners with ADHD

    Keynote Speaker: Professor Christel Middeldorp: ADHD across the lifespan: genetics, transgenerational transmission and the implications for clinical practice

    Closure: Mark Bellgrove
    Morning Tea
    Bristol Room

    Morning tea

    11:15 AM  -  12:45 PM
    Concurrent Session 7
    Avro Room
    Heidi Sumich, Madeline O’Reilly & Jonathan Hassall: ADHD Solutions: An Interactive Workshop on Behavioural & Cognitive Strategies
    11:15 AM  -  12:45 PM
    Concurrent Session 8
    Catalina Room
    Emma Sciberras & Phil Bird: How to treat sleeping problems in ADHD?
    11:15 AM  -  12:45 PM
    Concurrent Session 9
    Dehavilland Room

    Gold standard clinical ADHD practice: how to achieve it and thus AHPRA-proof your practice
    A medicolegal symposium on child and adult ADHD practice, highlighting what is considered best practice and how to avoid medicolegal pitfalls which could lead a clinician to fall foul of AHPRA regulations

    Moderator: Roger Paterson (child and adult private practice psychiatrist)
    Panel Members: Dr Susan O'Dwyer (Chair, Queensland Medical Board), Rachele Mitchell (solicitor, MDA QLD claims manager) and Dr Tony Mander (adult private practice psychiatrist, medicolegal expert)

    Lunch - Sunday
    Bristol Room
    Please tick if you are staying for lunch
    Consumer Group Meeting
    Catalina Dehavilland Rooms
    Please tick if you are staying for the consumer event on Sunday afternoon The event includes but is not limited to a personal experience in comedy with Rose Callaghan, Keynote talks by Christine Morgan and Jon Hassell as well as a panel discussion and Q&A
    Afternoon Tea
    Bristol Room
    Consumer Group Meeting Cont.
    Catalina Dehavilland Rooms
    Please tick if you are staying for the consumer event on Sunday afternoon The event includes but is not limited to a personal experience in comedy with Rose Callaghan, Keynote talks by Christine Morgan and Jon Hassell as well as a panel discussion and Q&A
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