Speaker Profiles:

Cate Howell

PhD on depression

Doctor, Medical Education Consultant and Lecturer

Mental Health

Mental Health Education & Wellbeing with Dr Cate

With over 40 years of training and experience in the health area, and a passion for mental health and wellbeing, Dr Cate’s focus is on education for health professionals and the community. Cate had a year 2000 Churchill Fellowship, completed a PhD on depression in 2010, and in 2012 was awarded the Order of Australia Medal for services to mental health. 

Cate aims to share knowledge and useful tools with professionals and the community to improve mental health and wellbeing. She currently works as a Medical Education Consultant and Lecturer, and facilitates her a range of courses for the healthcare and general community. Cate has authored six books on mental health topics, and her holistic and practical approach is evident in all of her pursuits.