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Focus on New Fathers

10 February 2021

Focus on New Fathers is a pilot program focused on supporting new and expectant fathers via SMS. It provides valuable health advice and links into support pathways. It is being trialled in four Local Health Districts – Murrumbidgee, Northern NSW, Western Sydney and Northern Sydney. Dads outside these areas can register via the Tresillian website.

A webinar for health professionals will be held on Wednesday, March 3 (2.30pm-3pm AEDT).

Learning outcomes

Participants will:
 
  • understand ways to support fathers' wellbeing
  • understand paternal perinatal anxiety and depression and its impact on the family

Presentations  from:
 
  • Dr Catherine Wade, Parenting Research Centre
  • Assoc/Professor Richard Fletcher, University of Newcastle – Paternal perinatal depression and anxiety


Join the webinar

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Join by phone
+61 2 9741 5444,,31244016# (NSW)
Conference ID: 31244016

Users without Skype for Business application:

Join using https://join.health.nsw.gov.au and use Conference ID above.

To join from Video Conferencing Equipment: 

1. NSW Health room/device - Dial 4309399, then enter the Conference ID above followed by #. 
2. External to NSW Health - Dial [email protected], then enter the Conference ID above followed by #. 

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