Generation Next Podcasts
Matt X Student Questions

Matt X Student Questions

March 25, 2019

Matt X answers some of the questions posed by our audience after his presentation 'Choosing Not to Hate'.

Gill Hicks Student Questions

Gill Hicks Student Questions

March 18, 2019

Gill Hicks answers some of the questions posed by our audience after her presentation 'What's the Worst that Can Happen?'

Sexting: Just Rude Pictures? - Brett Lee

Sexting: Just Rude Pictures? - Brett Lee

March 7, 2019

Sexting activity is viewed as a growing concern. This presentation will outline what constitutes sexting, what makes sexting illegal and the risks and the reasons why young people engage in this practice. Practical strategies in how to reduce the instances of teen sexting will be covered along with how to deal with the resulting illegal material.

Children that Commit Sexual Abuse - Prof Freda Briggs

Children that Commit Sexual Abuse - Prof Freda Briggs

January 21, 2019

The number of children who commit sexual abuse against other children is growing. What do we know about these children and what are some of the causes?

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 4: Example of Treatment - Prof Jennie Hudson

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 4: Example of Treatment - Prof Jennie Hudson

January 7, 2019

If we want to raise healthy adults then we need to focus on raising emotionally healthy children. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders and emerge the earliest. This presentation explores the development of anxiety, treatment options and how to best support young people.

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 3: Causes, Prevention and Treatment - Prof Jennie Hudson

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 3: Causes, Prevention and Treatment - Prof Jennie Hudson

December 17, 2018

If we want to raise healthy adults then we need to focus on raising emotionally healthy children. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders and emerge the earliest. This presentation explores the development of anxiety, treatment options and how to best support young people.

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 2: Types of Anxiety - Prof Jennie Hudson

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 2: Types of Anxiety - Prof Jennie Hudson

December 10, 2018

If we want to raise healthy adults then we need to focus on raising emotionally healthy children. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders and emerge the earliest. This presentation explores the development of anxiety, treatment options and how to best support young people.

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 1: The Importance of Anxiety - Prof Jennie Hudson

Anxiety Disorders in Young People Part 1: The Importance of Anxiety - Prof Jennie Hudson

December 3, 2018

If we want to raise healthy adults then we need to focus on raising emotionally healthy children. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders and emerge the earliest. This presentation explores the development of anxiety, treatment options and how to best support young people.

Building Resilience in Young People - Andrew Fuller

Building Resilience in Young People - Andrew Fuller

November 23, 2018

From time to time, life throws all of us a curve ball, and we need to call upon our strengths to respond. Resilience is the capacity that helps us draw on these strengths and bounce back. With resilience a key factor in social, emotional and wellbeing, how can we 'teach' resilience to young people? Andrew Fuller discusses how we can build resilience in our youth and set them up for happy and meaningful lives.

Gaming and Mental Illness - What Are the Links - A Prof Douglas Gentile

Gaming and Mental Illness - What Are the Links - A Prof Douglas Gentile

November 12, 2018

Does excessive gaming lead to mental illness, or could mental illness be a driver of problematic overuse? Douglas Gentile discusses how one impacts on the other - based on the latest research.