Day 3 - June, 18th 2010

Plenum 2 09:00 – 10:30

Topic: Mental Health in Children
Moderation: Wilhelm Sedlak

  1. Georg Spiel, Promente, Austria
    Mental health and prevention
  2. Bradley Gaynes, University of North Carolina, USA
    Sreening for Depression in Adolescents: Weighing the Evidence Behind the Guideline.
  3. Renee Romeo, University of London, UK
    Cost of Autism

Forum: Discussion with all participants of the plenum and audience

Break 10:30 – 11:00
Session 4 11:00 – 12:15

Session 4A
Topic: Burn-out Prevention
Moderation: Andreas Remmel

  1. Anita Rieder, University of Vienna, Austria
    Burn-out in Austria
  2. Wulf Rössler, University Clinic for Psychiatry, Zurich, Switzerland
    Current concepts in burn-out-prevention

Session 4B
Topic: Challenge evaluation
Moderation: Ludwig Grillich

  1. Thomas Elkeles, University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg, Germany
    Evidence-based health promotion in relation to “mental health” 
  2. Phil Peter Rüesch, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
    The evaluation of health promotion: psychiatric health/stress


Lunch 12:15 – 14:00
Poster Presentations 13:00 – 14:00
Session 5 14:00 – 15:15

Session 5A
Topic: National Programs Promoting Mental Health
Moderation: Roman Winkler

  1. Christoph Hörhan, Fund for a Healthy Austria, Austria
    The current state and future challenges of mental health promotion in Austria 
  2. Christa Straßmayr,  Ludwig Boltzmann  Institut for Social Psychiatry, Wien, Österreich
    Mental health promotion and psycho-social prevention of disadvantaged group in 14 European countries - the EU project "PROMO"

Session 5B
Topic: Physical Activity and Mental Health
Moderation: Ursula Reichenpfader

  1. Henriette Walter, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    The impact of physical activity in burn-out  and fatigue-syndrome 
  2. Julie Pasco, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Physical activity and other lifestyle factors as risk  factors for depression. Findings from the Geelong  Osteoporosis Study


Break 15:15 – 15:45
Session 6 15:45 – 17:00

Session 6A
Topic: Ethics and Prevention
Moderation: Anita Rieder

  1. Brigitte Lohff, University of Hannover, Germany
    Ethical aspects in the prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health
  2. Ulla Walter, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Mental health – aspects of prevention and health promotion


Session 6B
Topic: Mental Health: Practical Examples
Moderation: Stefan Frühwald

  1. Gert Lang, Research Institute of the Red  Cross, Austria
    Mental health promotion training and  handbooks
  2. Cornel Binder-Krieglstein, Professional Organization of Psychologists, Austria
    The concept of psychological first aid courses  – The perspective of health psychologists and  psycho-trauma 
Closing (End of the Conference) 17:00