OnTrack hosts ePsychology ConferenceAugust 2012
The OnTrack team at QUT hosted the first national conference of the Australian Psychological Society Telephone and Internet-Based Counselling Interest Group. View the conference program.
Results of OnTrack research presented at national conferenceNovember 2011
Professor David Kavanagh and Ms Jennifer Connolly presented results from the OnTrack Alcohol and OnTrack Alcohol and Depression research studies at the conference for the Australian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs. You can download the presentation slides.
OnTrack awarded Silver Achievement AwardSeptember 2011
OnTrack was awarded Silver in the Australia and New Zealand Mental Health Service Achievement Awards. These awards recognise best practice mental health service provision and exceptional contributions to mental health. Prof David Kavanagh and Ms Jennifer Connolly were in Adelaide to accept the award for the OnTrack team.
DrugInfo SeminarAugust 2011
Professor David Kavanagh was an invited speaker at DrugInfo’s Information and Communication Technology Seminar. He presented OnTrack: Internet and smart phone approaches to alcohol misuse.
OnTrack team attends conference in SydneyApril 2011
The OnTrack team attended the fifth research meeting of the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions. Prof David Kavanagh presented a talk on ‘Implications of supported self-help for our understanding of therapy and therapist effects’. Dr Dawn Proctor and Ms Jennifer Connolly presented posters on the OnTrack Families and Friends and OnTrack Depression programs.
OnTrack wins Queensland Mental Health Achievement AwardOctober 2010
Queensland’s Mental Health Achievement Awards recognise outstanding individuals and organisations that have helped raise awareness of the importance of mental wellbeing, improved the delivery of mental health services and promoted greater social inclusion of Queenslanders living with mental illness.
OnTrack was awarded the winner of the Government Service/Program category. Prof David Kavanagh accepted the award for the OnTrack team.
OnTrack Researchers Visit USJune 2010
Professor David Kavanagh and Ms Jennifer Connolly attended the World Congress of Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies in Boston.
Alcohol & Drug Training & Research Unit SeminarMarch 2010
Dr Dawn Proctor was the guest speaker in the ADTRU seminar series organised by Queensland Health practitioners. Dawn talked about the benefits of web-based therapy and the development of the OnTrack programs.