Join your peers and learn the innovations seen across communities, cultures and countries in our sector which are transforming outcomes for professionals and patients.

As worldwide demand for mental health care services rise, the sector faces unprecedented workforce shortages, disrupted treatment gaps, insufficient funding and a reliance on outdated service models.

The mental health care sector is in the midst of a transformation. The time for expedited excellence based on connection, collaboration and innovation is upon us.

The circumstances of the last few years have increased demand on the sector and forced its workers to step up; investigate and implement new methods of delivery and service, innovate our communication and treatment platforms as well as co-design programs and initiatives which can be translated across communities, cultures and countries.

Join us at IMH23 and connect with your diverse globally community of mental health professionals to talk through the challenges facing our sector, reframe our plans for the future of our workforce and reshape the landscape to improve the quality of mental health care for everyone.


Understand the current challenges and opportunities for our sector.

Hear as we discuss what is happening in the field vs what needs to happen to support our workers as they face unprecedented demand and challenges. Learn the most up-to-date research, data and evidence-based plans from around the world.

Stay up to date with future projections.

Hear from experts on what the mental health workforce of the future looks like. Learn how we can support the longevity of our workforce and strategically manage our workforce.

Tap into more advanced work systems and care models.

Access the latest tech advancements and industry innovations to improve multi-sectoral collaboration and service standards to support better mental health.

➔  Feel connected to your global community of mental health industry professionals.

Gather with likeminded sector professionals from both near and further afield to share stories, experiences and future plans for the sector.

Walk away with ideas, insights and data.

Tune into the Mental Health Think Tank sessions with the aim to reuse and redevelop smart ideas from around the world.

Open your mind – expand your experience.

Shift your perspective and learn how to embed culturally responsive models of care our Indigenous, First Nations and CALD communities from around the world.

Share, Collaborate and Listen.

Collaborate with your peers and learn from others in the field. Have your voice, research or insights seen and heard either as a presenter, or during the interactive Pan-Shops. This is your chance to create transformation in our sector.

Take time out from your everyday to plan a stronger tomorrow.

Take a break from your normal work week. We know you need it. Experience this event and get your fingers on the information which will allow you to provide exceptional mental health services to your community whilst fuelling your own desire for creating meaningful change in the industry.


70+ expert speakers covering key challenges in mental health

3 Days of learning, connecting, and professional development

13 Hours hours towards your CPD (includes a certificate of attendance)

⯌  400 + international mental health professionals in the one place