Annabelle Allimant is originally from Chile; trained as a Social Worker; has held clinical and leadership positions in the multicultural NGO sector over the last 20 years. Annabelle has been a state and national representative to strategic key networks on issues, barriers and system advocacy affecting people from CALD backgrounds. More recently Annabelle works as Social Work Team Leader in Queensland Health.
Annabelle will be moderating the panel, 'Let's talk about mental health' on Thursday 13 February
Conference Day One Thursday 13
Special Session (Panel): Let's talk about mental health
This session will discuss how mental health is conceptualised and addressed from different cultural perspectives and the experiences of refugee communities’ in accessing the Australian mental health system.
Annabelle Allimant Community Member; Individual and Systems Advocate
Jawad Musavi Community representative
Elizabeth Niyokushima Community Advisory Group
Mengistu Hailu Romero Centre
Magdalena Kuyang Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors of Torture and Trauma