Program 2018

We are excited to present you with this searchable conference presentation list. 

Please note: For the latest version of the conference program schedule please click here.

Below is a list of the presentations and workshops that were offered a place at the conference. Full details of each presentation, and a very special opening plenary event, will be published in time for the conference.

Keep in mind:

  • The program is subject to change. 
  • There are some presentations not yet listed here! We will add these as details are made available.
  • When searching this list please keep in mind that this conference brings together people from around Australia and choices of language may differ regionally or contextually. 
  • The ‘extra tags’ column has been added to help with search results and is not intended to summarise each presentation.

A note for presenters: If you are a presenter and have not yet confirmed your place in the program, or have a question, please contact 

Presentation or Workshop Title
Name of Lead Presenter
Name of Co-Presenters.
Extra Tags
Trans in the Top End: Sistergirls, brotherboys, and transgender people living in Australia’s Northern TerritoryDr Stephen Kerry Confirmed
EntryPoint: A co-design approach to addressing hepatitis C among gay and bisexual menJeanne Ellard Dean Murphy; Loren BrenerCentre for Social Research in Health, UNSWConfirmed
Under the Rainbow - WE scream for inclusion, BUT, how inclusive are WEAndrew Birtwistle-SmithAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander PeoplesConfirmed
Self determination for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ Brotherboys and SistergirlsKelly Robertsgar'ban'djee'lum network; IndigiLez gar'ban'djee'lumAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander PeoplesConfirmed
There's more to ageing than aged careJune LoweChris HartGRAI (GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc)Ageing & Aged Care; Communities; ConnectivityConfirmed
We've got your back - empowering LGBTI eldersCatherine BarrettAlice's GarageAgeing & Aged Care; Elders; Lesbian; Gay; Bisexual; Trans; Intersex; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
An Insight into the Positive Self-Management Program for ageing people living with HIVGerry O'BrienVACAgeing & Aged Care; HIVConfirmed
Working better with LGBQ young people in AOD treatment servicesKaren HallamYouth Support and Advocacy Service (YSAS)Alcohol and Other Drugs; YouthConfirmed
Anxiety and group work with LGBTI+ young peopleClaire JohnstonOlivia Hogarth; Sue NewmanWorking It OutAnxiety; Mental Health; Peer SupportConfirmed
Negotiating belonging: The lives of bisexual+ men across the urban and the ruralElla BuczakMonash UniversityBisexuality+; Men; Rural/Regional/Remote; Narrative & Lived Experience; ResearchConfirmed
At Your Cervix: Overcoming barriers to cervical screening among LGBTIQ people with a cervixViv McGregorACONCancer; HPVConfirmed
Stop! Collaborate and listen; supporting the health and well-being of LGBTIQ+ young people in VictoriaJami JonesRainbow NetworkCapacity Building; YouthConfirmed
Understanding and communicating consent: A workshop in applying the concept of consent in personal and professional settings.Greg McGuirkGreg McGuirk; Helena MayThe AIDS Action CouncilConsent; Education; MSMConfirmed
Intersectionality LGBTIQA/CaLD/DisabilitiesMargherita CoppolinoDwayne Cranfield National Ethnic Disability AllianceCultural Diversity; Disability; IntersectionalityConfirmed
My Other Closet the Cabaret – A Unique DV Prevention Strategy Using Personal Story & MusicRussell VickeryDaryl Wallis, Matthew ParsonsMAROPA ProductionsDomestic & Intimate Partner Violence; Performance; Gay men; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Developing an eLearning resource for those supporting LGBTIQ people with changed behaviours in dementiaKim BurnsDementia Centre for Research Collaboration at UNSWeLearning and eMental Health; Ageing & Aged Care; Dementia;Lesbian; Gay; Bisexual; Trans; Intersex; QueerConfirmed
One’s Place in Community: Service Evolution to Help LGBTIQ People Connect in a Digital AgeRiki Owens-BennetMatthew MorrisUniting CommunitieseLearning and eMental Health; BfriendConfirmed
Impact evaluation in the new tender environmentPhilippa MossAlison BarclayThe AIDS Action CouncilEvaluation; Capacity BuildingTBC
Killing Us, Driving us Crazy - the experience of LGBTI people of faithAnthony Venn-BrownAmbassadors & Bridge Builders InternationalFaith & Spirituality; Research; Relationships; Mental HealthConfirmed
Reflection on gay men's relationships and marriageGreg MillanMen's Health ServicesGay and Bisexual Men; Domestic & Intimate Partner Violence; RelationshipsConfirmed
The stories that inspired MSM to become participatory agents of change within their communities – where men share intimate details about their sexual practices, drug use, becoming HIV positive and everything in between.Jessie WongVictorian AIDS CouncilHIV; MSM; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Home Beyond Binaries: LGBTQIA Young People and Youth Crisis HousingJet HuntTwenty10Homelessness; YouthConfirmed
Taking a human rights perspective to intersex healthcareStephanie Lum Human Rights; Clinical Practice; IntersexConfirmed
Being Both: LGBTIQA+ and Sex Work IdentityJoanna MeganChantell Martin; Tori PowellSWOP NSWIntersectionality; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; Narrative & Lived Experience Confirmed
Intersex and the new edition of The Yogyakarta Principles Plus 10Mani MitchellITANZIntersex; Clinical Practice; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; Case StudiesConfirmed
Violence in our communities: Working with LGBTIQ perpetrators of intimate partner violenceJackson FairchildKai NoonanVictorian AIDS CouncilIntimate Partner Violence; Peer Groups; PartnershipsConfirmed
Building Ladders To Get Out of The Lobster Pot- A Queer Lateral Hostility Toolkit.Bella BroadwayConnection And Wellbeing Australia (CAWA)Lateral Violence; Activism; Capacity Building; CommunityConfirmed
Reach Out, Reach Up - LBQ Women's Alcohol ProjectRachel CookRachel Cook; Caroline BayerVAC (Victorian AIDS Council)Risky Business: Re-thinking the normalisation of drinking within LBQ women’s communities - with Rachel CookConfirmed
What is going wrong for young queer women? High rates of mental distress and diagnoses – Sydney Women’s Health Survey (SWASH) resultsRachel DeaconThe University of Sydney; Drug and Alcohol Services, South Eastern Sydney Local Health DistrictLesbian; Bisexual; Queer; Women; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; ResearchConfirmed
EncampmentIsabel MudfordThe AIDS Action CouncilLesbian; Gay; Bisexual; Trans; Intersex; Queer; Allies; YouthConfirmed
A Suicide Prevention Action Plan and Connected Communities in a rural settingMerran NewmanVirginia Bashford PFLAG TasmaniaMental Health & Suicide Prevention; Rural/Regional/Remote; CommunityConfirmed
LGBTI Pathways to CareGed FarmerMIFQ (Mental Illness Fellowship Queensland)Mental Health; Data CollectionConfirmed
Rewired: Treatment & Peer Support for Men who Have Sex with Men who use MethamphetamineGarth ParkhillThe Victorian AIDS CoincilMSMConfirmed
Becoming non-binary: Sex Education and Gender Work in TumblrMegan SharpBarrie ShannonUniversity of MelbourneNon-binary; Research; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Wingmen - gay men's confidence and knowledge resourceAndrew LittleShaun StauntonNational LGBTI Health AlliancePeer Support; Partnership Projects; Mental Health & Suicide PreventionConfirmed
Talking about race and racism with rainbow familiesJaya KeaneyUniversity of SydneyRace; Donor-assisted conception and surrogacy; IntersectionalityTBC
Delivering a Rapid Community Response to LGBTI Victorians Affected by the Marriage Equality Postal Survey and DebateRen GraysonJackson FairchildVictorian Aids CouncilRelationships; Partnerships; Capacity BuildingConfirmed
Coping with the Marriage Equality Debate - Results of a national online surveyDr Saan EckerJoanne ByrnesThe Australia InstituteRelationships; ResearchConfirmed
Sexual interest, sex and satisfaction in same-sex and male–female regular relationships: the Second Australian Study of Health and RelationshipsJuliet RichtersKirby Institute, UNSWRelationships; ResearchConfirmed
‘In sickness and in health’: Supporting SSASGD young people during the marriage equality debateDerm RyanYouth Affairs Council VictoriaRelationships; YouthConfirmed
Mainstream health care settings and the Transgender community; preliminary findings from the Gender Centre need assessmentKate DemaereGender CentreResearchConfirmed
Making Australia better for trans young people: moving forward with the findings from Trans PathwaysPenelope StraussAshleigh Lin; Sam WinterTelethon Kids InstituteResearch; Capacity BuildingConfirmed
What stops LGBTI people seeking support from LGBTI police liaison officers? Results from interviews with LGBTI people and liaison officersAngela DwyerUniversity of TasmaniaResearch; InterviewsConfirmed
Social Strategies, Digital Media and Place: Resilience among health service providers working with gender- and sexually-diverse youth in Western AustraliaRob CoverThe University of Western AustraliaResearch; Rural/Regional; ResilienceTBC
Tumblr learning: LGBTIQ+ young people’s negotiations of identity and wellbeingPaul ByronSon VivienneUniversity of Technology SydneySocial Media; Identity; Mental Health; Peer SupportConfirmed
Using Personal Communities to Understand Relationships in Gay Men’s LivesShiva ChandraThe University of SydneySouth Asian Gay Men; Communities; Research; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
A human rights perspective: The impacts of pathologisation on trans and gender diverse communitiesStarlady Mill O'Sullivan (Minus 18)Zoe Belle Gender CollectiveTrans and Gender Diversity; Bodily Autonomy; History; Human Rights; AdvocacyConfirmed
Affirmation Plans / on the same pageXris ReardonKai ChambersWorking It OutTrans and Gender Diversity; Social ContextsConfirmed
Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy, Sexuality and Intimacy: Australian Trans Women’s ExperiencesShoshana RosenbergCurtin UniversityTrans; Research; Relationships; SexualityConfirmed
Transgender Health and Gender Diversity- educating, supporting and connecting cliniciansSandra FitzgeraldHunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network IHNECCPHN)Trans/Transgender; Referral PathwaysConfirmed
What's fabulous about being non-binary?: Non-cisgenderist clinical responses to systemic traumaGávi AnsaraImanadari CounsellingTrauma; Cisgenderism; Clinical Practice, Trauma; Non-binaryConfirmed
Community & health sector coordinated response to acts of violence towards gay men at beatsMichael WhelanVAC (Victorian AIDS Council)Violence; SAM; Police; Digital Community Engagement; Gay; BisexualConfirmed
Vital Signs: Queering Blood in Sexual Health PromotionViv McGregorACONWomen; BDSM; BBV; Education; Risk ReductionConfirmed
Engaging LGBTIQ WomenKel WatsonACONWomen; Engagement; Social Media; Peer Support; Capacity BuildingConfirmed
The Australian Corporate closet: Why it’s still so full!A/Prof. Ian Smith ACU/SJOGWorkplace; Research; Gay; Lesbian; Bisexual; TransConfirmed
Gateway Health Gender Service: challenges and opportunities in establishing a new model for gender-affirming careSarah RobertsGateway HealthYouth and young people; Trans and Gender DiversityTBC
Learnings from working with young LGBTIQA+ people in regional WA: The Freedom Centre and Safe Schools WAKatie DarbyBryan Steward
Safe Schools, Freedom Centre, WA AIDS CouncilYouth; Education; Peer SupportConfirmed
‘You Learn from Each Other’: LGBTIQ Young People’s Mental Health Help-Seeking SupportKerry RobinsonCristyn DaviesWestern Sydney UniversityYouth; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; Peer Support; ResearchConfirmed
Cardiovascular risk in gay men: Implications for health professionals. A literature reviewBernard SalibaUniversity of Technology SydneyGay men; Health Promotions; ResearchConfirmed
The Invisible Refugee: Global Challenges for LGBTI people from a refugee backgroundBrett HatfieldNSW Refugee Health ServiceCultural Diversity; Intersectionality; Partnership ProjectsConfirmed
Communicating about mental illness and suicide in LGBTI communitiesBrydie JamesonSara BartlettEverymindMental Health & Suicide Prevention; Marriage; MindframeConfirmed
A TGD model of care in one homelessness serviceCal AndrewsAnna Wark;
Ruth McNair
University of MelbourneTrans and Gender Diversity; Homelessness and Houseing; CareplansConfirmed
Racism, white supremacy and settler colonialism within LGBTIQ service providers, organising and communitiesCaroline RidlerSwitchboardPeople of Colour; People of Faith; Discrimination; Colonialism; RacismConfirmed
Pastoral and spiritual wellbeing during the Same Sex marriage Debate – a case studyCarolyn MoreJean ShannonUnitingChaplaincy; Religion & Spirituality; Case Study; Ageing & Aged CareConfirmed
Co-designing suicide prevention interventions with the LGBTI+ community in North-Western MelbourneChristopher SchildtNorth Western Melbourne Primary Health NetworkMental Health & Suicide Prevention; Primary Health Networks [PHNs]Confirmed
Building Better Healthcare Outcomes for Intersex PeopleCody SmithA Gender AgendaIntersex; Darlington Statement; Inclusive Practice;Confirmed
Transilience, support group for 6-11-year-old transgender and gender non-conforming children and their parents/carersDallas PittPeta WardRelationships Australia QLDTrans & Gender Diversity; Resilience; Support GroupConfirmed
The Aboriginal Gender Study: experiences of Aboriginal LGBTIQ people in South AustraliaDominic GuerreraDr Gabbie Zizzo; Polly SumnerAboriginal Health Council of South AustraliaGender; Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; ResearchConfirmed
Initiatives in sexual health: supporting transgender health care in a rural settingElizabeth Ceissman The Gender CentreTrans & Gender Diversity; Inclusive PracticeConfirmed
Middle Eastern Gay Mens HealthErol DalkicUniversity of Notre DameCultural & Linguistic Diversity; Peer SupportConfirmed
The current state of Chemsex among Australian gay and bisexual men: Results from the Flux StudyGarrett PrestageGarrett Prestage; Adam Bourne; Mr. Mohamed A. Hammoud; Mr. Brent MackieThe Kirby Institute, UNSW SydneyConfirmed
Baylin's GiftHayley HoskinsBaylin's GiftAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Narrative & Lived Experience; Mental Health & Suicide PreventionConfirmed
LGBTI sports participation - The lifecycle of an LGBTI athleteJames LolicatoRyan Storr; Sebastian DelfinoProud 2 Play incSport; Research; Narrative & Personal ExperienceConfirmed
Dual Discrimination, The ones we leave B-hindJosh MullerTim CroninMind AustraliaBisexuality+; VisibilityConfirmed
Research ethics for LGBTIQ research in Australia: a practical workshopJulie Mooney-SomersCristyn Davies, Johann KolsteeSydney Health Ethics, University of SydneyResearch; EthicsConfirmed
The Invisible Issues Within LGBTIQ RelationshipsKai NoonanACONResearch; Relatinoships; Intimate Partner & Domestic ViolenceConfirmed
The Shape of Us: Comorbidity of Gender Dysphoria and Disordered EatingKai SchweizerEducational ConsultantTrans; Eating Disorders; Research; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Developing LGBTIQ inclusive practice within a mainstream mental health serviceKatie LarsenNeami NationalMental Health & Suicide Prevention; Inclusive Practice; IntersectionalityConfirmed
How lesbians coming out later in life seek supportLi-Min LeeUniversity of TasmaniaLesbian; Ageing & Aged Care; Research; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Malignancies on the Margins: Cancer and the Trans and Gender Diverse CommunityLucille KerrAustralian Research Centre in Health, Sex and Society, La Trobe University, MelbourneCancer; Trans & Gender Diversity; ResearchConfirmed
Queering the Indigenous higher education student spaceMadi DayMadi DayMacquarie UniversityAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Education & Learning; ResearchConfirmed
Meeting the needs of LGBTI young people with cancer: critical intersections of health careMairghread ClarkeVictorian Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Service, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, MelbourneCancer; Youth; Intersectionality; ResearchConfirmed
A place of shifting sands: the new normal for LGBTIQA+ relationships?Manja VisschedijkNon-normative Relationships; Marriage Equality; Non-binary Sexualities; Narrative & Lived Experience Confirmed
Loneliness and the health and wellbeing of LGBTIQ people aged 50 and overMark HughesSouthern Cross UniversityAgeing & Aged Care; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Overcoming cultural and social barriers to connect with LGBTI sex workers particularly of Asian background.Matt CheekNa Mon CheungSex Workers Outreach ProjectSex Work; SWOP; Cultural & Linguistic Diversity; Inclusive PracticeConfirmed
On the Margins of the Margins – experiences of LGBTI people with intellectual disabilityMatthew ParsonsGLHV@ARCSHSDis/ability; Intersectionality; Research review; Inclusive PracticeConfirmed
Increasing Resilience within the rainbow remaining strong and vibrant in the LGBTI work environmentMax Mac KenziePatrick KayResilience enterprisesCapacity Building; Work EnvironmentsConfirmed
Are We There Yet? Signposts to LGBTIQ+ connectedness, inclusion & celebration in rural/regional VictoriaMez LaniganCobaw Community HealthRural/Regional/Remote; Inclusive Practice; IntersectionalityConfirmed
Progress or prevarication: intersex rights in AustraliaMorgan CarpenterIntersex Day/OII AustraliaIntersex; Human Rights; 'Normalisation'Confirmed
Beyond sexual health, working for LGBTI health and well being in NSWNicky BathKai Noonan; Raquel Lowe; Rod Smith; Russ Gluyas; Manjusha Merrymaker; Michael Atkinson; Katherine Newton
ACONSexual Health; Health Promotion; Commnuity DevelopmentConfirmed
Remaining Human: An exploration of spacial modifications that enable us to work alongside vicarious traumaPanda CheongPanda Cheong PsychologyTrauma & Burnout; Capacity Building; Sustaining PracticesConfirmed
Planning for LGBTI Inclusion - Diversity Planning & Practice in VictoriaPauline CrameriTania RyanVal's LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care - GLHVInclusive PracticeConfirmed
Using SMS to Support Alcohol Reduction and Improve Wellbeing for Same-Sex Attracted WomenRachel BushN/ADeakin UniversityTechnology; ResearchConfirmed
The power of partnership: CESPHN and ACON working together to tackle LGBTI substance useRaquel LoweChris KeyesACONPartnership Projects; Alochol & Other DrugsConfirmed
This is what bisexuals look likeRebecca DominguezBi Alliance VictoriaBisexuality+; VisibilityConfirmed
Knowledge sharing and respect: A journey towards working properly alongside people of Aboriginal, Torres Strait and South Sea Islander descentRebecca HoweNational LGBTI Health AllianceAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Protocol; Inclusive Practice; Decolonising PracticeConfirmed
Strong in Spirit, Deadly in Culture, Proud of my IdentityRebecca JohnsonAunty Dawn Daylight; Maryanne Brown; Fiona Bobongie; Chantel Keegan; Kyra Kum-SingAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Lesbian; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Why do Lesbian Bisexual and Queer women smoke? Learnings from a review of international literatureRuth PraegerThe University of SydneyTobacco; Alcohol & Other Drugs; ResearchConfirmed
Smarter not harder: doing community betterSally GoldnerCapacity Building; Communities; Subconscious BiasConfirmed
Creating Connected and Supportive Queer CommunitiesSally MorrisWendybirdSocial Participation & Connection; Peer Group Support; Community Building; Inclusive PracticeConfirmed
National LGBTI Aged Care Action Plan - the Final StepSamantha EdmondsNational LGBTI Health AllianceAgeing & Aged Care; Diversity Framework; Government; Inclusive Practice; StrategyConfirmed
How do you stay strong when listening to homophobia and transphobia is your job?Sandra NormanJaini ShahLiving Proud WACapacity Building; Sustaining Practices; Clinical PracticeConfirmed
The Lived Experiences of Asexual-Spectrum Identifying MalesScott DonattiDepartment of Sexology - Curtin UniversityAsexuality; Men; Research; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
LGBTI Community VisitorsShane CampbellShane Campbell (ACON); Ann Matson (QuAC); Ada Castle (Switchboard); Henny Podgorska; (Umbrella)ACONConnection & CommunityConfirmed
Safety in the In Between – A Trans Non-Binary PerspectiveStevie LaneTrans; Non-Binary; Narrative & Lived Experience; ResearchConfirmed
“Do they mean us?” Communicating to LGBTI consumersSunil PatelPauline CrameriGLHVAgeing & Aged Care; Welcoming; CommunicationsConfirmed
We are still still standingSusan DitterWorking It OutResilience; History; Community and Capacity BuildingConfirmed
Developing acceptance and understanding of trans and gender diverse loved ones: Working with parents and familiesTim CroninMerinda Brow; Josh MullerMind Equality CentreTrans & Gender Diversity; Clinical PracticeConfirmed
Queer Sisterhood: Building Community for & with Queer Refugee WomenTina DixsonRenee DixsonCultural & Linguistic Diversity; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Acknowledging and Celebrating LGBTI Elders - a partnership approachTristan MeechamPauline CrameriAll the Queens MenAgeing & Aged Care; Partnership Projects; Coming Back Out BallConfirmed
Outing family violence: Developing LGBTI-inclusive family violence servicesWilliam LeonardMatthew ParsonsGLHV@ARCSHS, La Trobe UniversityDomestic & Intimate Partner Violence; VisibilityConfirmed
Attitudes of trans young people towards online mental health interventionsYael PerryTelethon Kids InstituteTrans & Gender Diversity; Mental Health & Suicide Prevention; ResearchConfirmed
Personal memoirs of a Black, Fat, Queen, mixed with HIV and a dash of Bi-PolarAndrew Birtwistle-SmithAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Intersectionality; Dis/ability; LGBTIQ+; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Out Together - Connecting LGBTIQA+ peers with lived experience under the National Disability Insurance SchemeCharles AndersonCharles Anderson
Wellways AustraliaNDIS; Peer Support; Dis/abilityConfirmed
HIV and ageing: A new frontier for LGBTI advocacyDavid PieperNational Association of People With HIV AustraliaAgeing & Aged CareConfirmed
Why is there no bisexual community? Exploring the links between bi-erasure, isolation & mental healthDylan Amy StanfordUniversity of WollongongBisexuality+; Monosexism; Research; Visibility; ErasureConfirmed
Gay men and type 2 diabetesEdwin PascoePhD Student Victoria UniversityResearchConfirmed
BeyondNow Suicide Safety Planning - LGBTI evaluation resultsGlenn MelvinMonash University Centre for Developmental Psychiatry & PsychologyMental Health & Suicide PreventionTBC
Richmond Wellbeing's Journey to LGBTIQA InclusivenessJason ReynoldsRichmond WellbeingInclusive Practice; Mental Health; Capacity BuildingConfirmed
De-pathologising Trans Health: Creating a trans affirmative, person centred, peer- led trans and gender diverse health serviceJeremy WigginsVACTrans & Gender Diversity; Health Service; Project DevelopmentConfirmed
LGBTQI Mental Health and the Marriage Law Postal SurveyLiam CaseyUniversity of Technology SydneyRelationships; ResearchConfirmed
‘Inviting in’ the family: enhancing affirmation of diverse gender during school yearsLouise CooperQueerspace - Drummond Street ServicesTrans & Gender Diversity; Education & LearningConfirmed
Islam and queer identity: how it is impacting the attitudes of LGBTIQ Muslims in AustraliaMahee HaqueSekneh BeckettSydney Queer MuslimsReligion & SpiritualityConfirmed
Working with intersex (diverse sex characteristics) clientsMani MitchellBonnie HartITANZClinical Practice; Mental Health; TraumaConfirmed
Spectrum Intersections - A personal look into Autism Spectrum Disorder in Diverse Gender and SexualityMellem RoseSpectrum IntersectionsGender Diversity; Non-binary; NeurodiversityConfirmed
Building psychosocial support networks for LGBTIQA+ youthPam BarkerPam Barker and Chris PickardOpen Doors Youth ServiceYouth; Social Determinants of Health; Capacity Building; Peer NetworksConfirmed
Queer Femme - Fierce and ProudRichelle MenziesSensual PotentialIdentity; Research; FemininitiesTBC
Funkin It Up for Celebrating DifferenceRobbie LloydCarol Williams; Students from Trendz BeautyPort Macquarie Community College and Trendz BeautyMental Health; Rural/regional; Narrative & Lived Experience; Inclusive PracticeConfirmed
Developing LGBTIQ inclusive practice guidelines for the Australian housing and homelessness sectorsRuth McNairCal AndrewsHomelessness; InterviewsConfirmed
Building capacity in South Eastern Sydney Mental Health for the LGBTIQA+ community through co-productionSam StottWilliam WolfendenNSW Health SESLHD Recovery CollegeMental Health; Inclusive Practice; Partnerships; Minority Stress; Clinical PracticeConfirmed
Supporting LGBTIQ People Living with Cognitive Disability in Sexual Health and EducationTania WellbyFamily Planning VictoriaDis/ability; Intersectionality Confirmed
Storylines of a brotherboy Taz ClayTaz ClayAboriginal & Torress Strait Islander People's; Trans & Gender Diversity; Narrative & Lived ExperienceConfirmed
Gender & Sexuality – supporting parents, carers and familiesTracy WhitmoreIndigo JourneyFamiles & Relatinoships; AdvocacyConfirmed
Our Well-Being Matters: Sexuality and Gender diverse or LGBTQI populations’ social and emotional well-being counts (first stage)Vanessa LeeFHS,University of SydneyCultural & Linguistic Diversity; Domestic & Intimate Partner Violence; Research; Mental Health & Suicide PreventionConfirmed
First Nations People Art Installation: Strengthening community relationships with ethical integrity: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Same Sex Attracted (SSA) and Gender Diverse (GD) first nations peoples’ Art InstallationWilo Muwadda MuwaddaDodie EggmolesseYaruwala Karuwai Solidarity Mob (YKSM).First Nations PeoplesAboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People's; Art & Creativity; NarrativeConfirmed
Thing is, we probably couldBernard GardinerBrisbane North PHNSuicide PreventionConfirmed
A National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy: 12 months onSally MorrisNational LGBTI Health Alliance Confirmed
fearLESS – Transcending internalised homophobia through queer affirmative therapeutic group processMichael MacKayChristine WeberVACConfirmed
Sex Education - What Do LGBTQIA+ Young People Really Want?Joanna Williams Chelsea LangBits and Bods