Educator Mental Health – Supporting teachers, educators and principals in 2022

Supporting teachers, educators and principals in 2022

Held on Wednesday 19th of January 2022 12:00pm – 1:00pm AEDT, you will gain expert insights into:

  • What are the main psychological stressors facing educators
  • What can principals and wellbeing managers do to protect educator mental health in 2022
  • What evidence-based resources are now available for teachers/educators
  • Mindarma for Educators

Panellists

Dr Natasha Ziebell, Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne (VIC)

Dr Natasha Ziebell is a Senior Lecturer in Education at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne. She has designed and coordinated primary initial teacher education courses and developed professional learning programs for teachers.

Recent research projects that Natasha has conducted include the Australian Education Survey focusing on the impact of COVID-19 on teaching and learning.

Ms Annabelle Lee, Senior Primary School Teacher (NSW) 

Annabelle Lee is a Primary School Teacher with the NSW Department of Education. She has worked in both independent and public schools across the Sydney area. Annabelle has worked in school leadership and completed post-graduate study focused on soft skills and management. She is currently teaching in the Inner West.

Mr Brandon Taylor, Mental Health and Wellbeing Manager, Queensland TAFE (QLD)

Brandon Taylor is the Mental Health & Wellbeing Strategy Manager for TAFE Queensland. He has worked in the VET sector as a Teacher, Disability Officer and Manager for 18 years.

Brandon has managed multidisciplinary student support teams including counselling, disability, Indigenous and International Student Welfare.

Dr Sadhbh Joyce

Dr Sadhbh (pronounced Sive) Joyce is the principal psychologist and meditation teacher at Mindarma with experience across clinical, academic and industrial settings. She is an External Fellow with the Black Dog Institute and an Adjunct Lecturer at UNSW Medicine.

Sadhbh has spent over 13 years providing evidence-based therapy to those struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, bereavement and workplace injury. In 2021 Sadhbh was awarded the Australian Psychological Society’s Significant Contribution Award.

Along with teaching compassion-based meditation, Sadhbh enjoys poetry, music, bushwalking and learning about Indigenous culture.

Moderator

Tasman Cassim, Senior Manager, Black Dog Institute.

Tasman is passionate about bringing the For Purpose and For Profit sectors together to solve some of society’s biggest challenges.

Tasman is passionate about bringing the For Purpose and For Profit sectors together to solve some of society’s biggest challenges.

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