Mental Health Professionals’ Network

Mental Health Professionals’ Network

Coffs Harbour Collaborative Network Meeting

Forum Series: Evidence-based Mental Health -

Topic: Naming the Elephant

 Guest Speaker: Dr Rosie Ross, MBBS (Hons) FRACGP

Mental Illness: is there more to this picture?

  • • SSRI’s and how they work
  • • SERT transporters and the Methylation cycle
  • • Biotypes of Depression
  • • Mood Disorders and Nutritional deficiencies

Dr Ross’s talk will be of great importance to anyone working in a clinic. The ‘elephant in the room’ is the medication that so many patients will have been prescribed in concert with other therapies. SSRI’s in particular are widely prescribed and covered in both academic and popular press.

Date:                           Thursday 23rd March 2017

Time:                          5:30 pm – 7:00pm

Venue:                       Venue:           Northside Health

14 Edgar Street, Coffs Harbour

Registrations required

Catering:                   Snacks provided,

RSVP:  Please register to ensure catering and a Certificate of Attendance

MHPN contacts: register direct with Project Officer Ingrid Benge i.benge@mhpn.org.au .

General enquiries: contactus@mhpn.org.au

Network enquiries: networks@mhpn.org.au

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