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Australian Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools (APACS) Conference

'Creating Connected Futures'

Hosted by Queensland Guidance and Counselling Association (QGCA)

Wednesday 15 September to Friday 17 September 2021

State Library of Queensland, Cultural Precinct, Stanley Place, South Brisbane

Registrations close 5:00 pm Wednesday 1 September 2021.

The Australian Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools (APACS) association extends a warm welcome to our biennial national conference hosted by Queensland Guidance and Counselling Association (QGCA) at the magnificent State Library of Queensland in Brisbane. Our theme ‘Creating Connected Futures’ provides great scope for rich and diverse professional learning experiences. Rebuilding connections in all contexts of our lives following the tumult of the past year is a paramount consideration, so there is no better way to create connections with colleagues than at this APACS conference. You will learn from renowned presenters across a diverse range of professional learning areas including Mental health and Well-being; Career development; Assessment and Learning; Cultural support for students; and Leadership.

This professional learning event will inspire your work amidst the turbulent and swift changing educational landscape of 2021 and beyond. Connect and enjoy the company of like-minded colleagues as we learn together and build strong foundations for professional growth.


Payment is required by credit card. Your booking will not be accepted and processed without payment. Please ensure that you have approval to attend the event and the capacity to make payment at the time of booking. You will be notified by email when your registration and payment has been accepted.

Conditions of participation
• All registration fees include morning tea and lunch.
• Numbers are limited.
• Payment cannot be processed at the conference.
• A confirmation advice will be issued by email prior to the event.

Cancellation Policy
• 100% of registration fee refunded if cancellation occurs before registration closing date.
• If cancellation is due to COVID-19, a full refund will be provided.
• No refund if cancellation occurs after the registration closing date.
• Cancellations must be in writing.

Whilst all care has been taken in preparing the content of this seminar, the State of Queensland (acting through the Department of Education) does not warrant that the content is complete, accurate or current. The Department of Education expressly disclaims any liability for any damage resulting from the use of the material presented at this seminar and will not be responsible for any loss, howsoever arising, from use of, or reliance on this material. The user must make enquiries relevant to their use in relation to the materials presented at this seminar.

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Many thanks to our generous sponsors


APACS Members

If you are unsure of your membership status, please contact your state affiliate to confirm you are a current financial member before registering.

  • Member early-bird registration


  • Member registration up to August 2021


  • Member registration after August 2021



  • Non-Member early-bird registration


  • Non-Member registration up to August 2021


  • Non-Member registration after August 2021


Event Location

Contact the event organiser

Use the details below or the contact form to the right to get in touch.

Conference Services 07 3513 6820