• 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. We are located within the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne and based at Travancore.

Mindful Events

  • ASD & The Mechanics of Emotion Regulation 15 February 2019

    15 February 2019

    Presenter: Dr Deeta Kimber

  • ASD Assessment Fundamentals Workshop 21-22 February 2019

    21 February 2019

    Presenter: ASD Assessment Team The Royal Children's Hospital

  • Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule Second Edition (ADOS-2) 28 Feb - 1 Mar 2019

    28 February 2019

    Presenter: Deborah Sweeney

  • ASD & Adult Mental Health - 8 March 2019

    08 March 2019

    Presenter: Orygen Youth Health and Royal Melbourne Hospital

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Tracking Better® Regulation Workshops for Parents and Carers
Monday 26 November 2018

Click here to download a flyer for this workshop (with links to registration)


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.