The aims of this free webinar series are to strengthen communication and collaboration between researchers and clinicians across Australia in the field of psychosocial and behavioural diabetes research.

The webinars are open to anyone with an interest in psychosocial and behavioural research in diabetes. To receive details about future webinars, please complete the form below.

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Watch this space for updates on our upcoming webinars.

Upcoming Webinars…

Webinar Session 4

Diabetes Distress in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

Bec Johnson (CEO of Type 1 Diabetes Family Centre) and Dr Virginia Hagger (Deakin University) will present on the topic of diabetes distress in adolescents with type 1 diabetes, followed by a Question & Answer session facilitated by Professor Jane Speight.

Time: Wednesday, 28 April, 4:00PM

Past Webinars…

Webinar Session 3

Type 1 Diabetes and Disordered Eating

Dr Emanuala Araia (Deakin University) and Dr Carmel Smart (John Hunter Children’s Hospital and University of Newcastle) presented their research in this area as well as their insights in ways to support people with type 1 diabetes and disordered eating / eating disorders.

Webinar Session 2

Integrating Psychological Care into Diabetes Consultations

Dr Shikha Gray, registered psychologist and research fellow at the ACBRD, discusses how Australia is integrating psychological care into diabetes consultations, and how we can do it better. She is joined by Dr Christel Hendrieckx for the Q&A.

Webinar Session 1

Willpower Beliefs and Diabetes Distress

Professor Timothy Skinner, ACBRD’s first professional fellow, speaks about willpower beliefs and their possible role in the development of diabetes distress.

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