Dr Hayley Watson Clinical Psychologist (PhD Clin Psych, MA Clin Psych, MA Transpersonal Psych, PG Dip Psych, BA Criminology)

Dr Hayley Watson is a Clinical Psychologist specializing in children and adolescents with a PhD in school bullying interventions, along with four further academic degrees in the field of mental health. She has been creating and delivering school-based programs globally for the past 15 years, and is the founder of Open Parachute - an online video-based school mental health program that is being delivered in schools globally.


Session 2 (April 30th): PLEASE NOTE - Session 2 has been postponed. A new date will be published soon

Helping students manage uncertainty and change. This session focusses on recognizing patterns of anxiety and depression in adolescents, and providing educators with tools to support their students to prevent and manage these patterns when they arise. Strategies are covered that help teenagers connect to their values and build resilience in the face of uncertainty.

 Topic: PDHPETA Webinar
Time: Apr 30, 2021 03:45 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Session 1 (March 23rd):

Empowering students to make healthy choices. This session focusses on understanding patterns of behaviour that manifest in teens and pre-teens that can lead to unhealthy habits (eg. With technology, food, schoolwork, chores) as well as unhelpful interactions with others (eg. Aggression, frustration, bullying, isolating). Tools are provided to educators for helping their students come out of these patterns and make choices that support themselves and the people around them.