Connecting for Successful Ageing (2014)

Positive Ageing Forum: 12 November 2014
Older Persons' Mental Health Service
Eastern Suburbs Mental Health Services



The Hon Ann Symonds, Nan Bosler, Dr Rod Mackay, Peggy Roberts, 
Dr Judy Chen, Prof Henry Brodaty and A/Prof Carmelle Peisah 

Chair Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO 

Consultant Aged Care Psychiatry Service, Eastern Suburbs Mental Health Services 

Welcome The Honourable Ann Symonds Consumer Representative

Official Opening Dr Murray Wright Director SESLHD Mental Health Services

The Importance of Social Connectedness Professor Hugh McKay Social Commentator 

Connectedness Through Technology Nan Bosler OAM  President Australian Seniors Computer Clubs Association 
click here to view presentation by Nan Bosler 

Mind and Body Connectedness  Dr Judy Chen (Tai Chi - audience participation) Physiotherapist click here to view presentation By Dr Judy Chen

Volunteering and Successful Ageing Peggy Roberts 2013 NSW Health Volunteer of the Year 

Relationships and Connections Associate Professor Carmelle Peisah Old Age Psychiatrist click here to view presentation by A/Prof Carmelle Peisah

Evaluation and Closure Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO