• What is Tuning in to Kids?

    Tuning in to Kids is a 6 session group parenting program that helps children learn to understand and regulate their emotions.  Click here to find our more about Tuning in to Kids.

Welcome to Mindful

Mindful Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health is the state-wide unit responsible for the delivery of postgraduate courses, training programs, professional development and research programs in child and adolescent mental health.

Mindful is jointly auspiced by the University of Melbourne and Monash University and is funded by a Department of Health grant.

Mindful Events

  • ADOS-2 Two-day introductory Workshop

    29 July 2016

    Presenter: Deborah Sweeney

  • Practical Strategies for Working with Anxiety and Autism Spectrum Disorders

    19 August 2016

    Presenter: Dr Fiona Zandt

  • ASD Assessment Fundamentals - Sept

    01 September 2016

    Presenter: Monash Endeavour Team

  • Positive Behaviour Support Workshop for Clinicians: Working with clients 5-25yrs

    14 October 2016

    Presenter: ASPECT

    Read More


The Mindful Friday Forum is a professional development series for professionals from any sector working with children, adolescents and families who wish to increase their knowledge on mental health issues. 

The Mindful Friday Forum is held at Mindful in Flemington and is available via video conference to rural sites.

Click here to find out more about the Mindful Friday Forum.


Tuning in to Kids is an innovative and interactive evidence-based group parenting program that helps parents teach their children to understand and regulate their emotions.  Click her for more information about this training.


Developmental Psychiatry Course (DPC) is a one year part time course designed for professionals who aim to develop their knowledge and skills in assessing children, adolescents and families presenting with a variety of social, emotional, behavioural and developmental difficulties.

Click here for more information about the DPC.