RALLYING TOGETHER TO SUPPORT TEENS!

[ONLINE EVENT FOR MENTORS, COACHES, EDUCATORS + PARENTS]

4 – 6 JULY 2022

 

BE INSPIRED

Let’s unite to amplify and support young people in our communities and around the world. Learn how to equip young people to deal with crisis, listen to lived experience from young people, get insight on how to grow and scale a youth business, hear what it’s like to run youth camps, learn how to host trust circles and more!

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NETWORK + CONNECT

Plenty of opportunities to connect live with each other, share your insights and wisdom and be in conversation with the presenters.

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LIVE + FLEXIBLE FORMAT

Attend all sessions live or select one or two that interest you – it’s up to you! Recordings will be made available to all ticket holders for a limited time.

GET YOUR ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKET FOR JUST AUD$125:

All live sessions, plus access to most replays.

4-6 JULY 2022 - THE FIRST SESSION STARTS IN:

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SPEAKERS:

NICOLA HAGGETT

Body Trust Coach
UNITED KINGDOM

Dismantling the ladder of body hierarchies – moving beyond body positivity and body confidence.

 

KIM SMITH

Founding Director, Standing Strong International
AUSTRALIA

Scaling a youth-focussed business – what to consider. 

JANAIHA BENNETT

Executive Director, Youth Leadership Foundation
USA

The role of mentoring in reclaiming individuality.

RASHMI BALAKRISHNAN

Youth Mentor
INDIA

Hosting trust circles (in person and online) with teens.

AMY KATE ISAACS

Developmental Psychologist
AUSTRALIA

Promoting teens’ agency in crisis and beyond.

 

TESSA FROM MINUS18

Presenter at Minus18

AUSTRALIA

What’s facing LGBTQIA+ youth.*

*Note: this session will not be recorded to protect the young people sharing their lived experience. 

LOUISE O'REILLY

Cultural Inclusion Coach + Former Youth Worker
AUSTRALIA

Youth work and mentorship from an Aboriginal perspective.

 

BEC COLDICUTT

Founder, Rebel Starseeds
NEW ZEALAND

Mentoring teens one-on-one.

TANYA MEESSMANN

Founder of Girl Shaped Flames and Uniq You
AUSTRALIA

Camp Courage – a case study.

 

ADEFOLASHADE FADEYI

Founder Brighter Girls
NIGERIA

Panel member.

MADHUMALIKA BHARANI

Youth Mentor + Student
INDIA

Panel member.

ARUNA PANT

International development expert and youth mentor
NEPAL

Panel member.

 

PAIGE TAN

Teacher & Teacher Wellbeing Coach
AUSTRALIA

Panel member.

 

TEENS!

A small group of our Online Academy members AUSTRALIA

What teens need right now Q+A

AMANDA ROOTSEY

Founder, Shine From Within
AUSTRALIA

Your Conference Host!

 

+ some bonus recorded sessions!

Check out the full conference program here.

WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR?

YOUTH MENTORS

Youth mentors and coaches who work with teens/tweens and want to upskill, understand what’s going on for teens right now around the world, network and share their insights. Perfect for anyone who would also like to become a youth mentor.

EDUCATORS

Teachers, administrative and support staff in schools, especially those with a focus on student wellbeing and pastoral care. You might also be interested in exploring career options outside of the education system. A PD certificate will be provided on request. 

MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

Counsellors and therapists who are working with young people, are interested in some of these topics and are wanting to share their thoughts and ideas on how we can support them further. 

PARENTS & CARERS

Parents and carers of teens/tweens who want to learn how to best support their children right now and perhaps even want to get something happening for the youth in their community too. 

GET YOUR ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKET FOR JUST AUD$125:

All live sessions, plus access to most replays.

4-6 JULY 2022 - THE FIRST SESSION STARTS IN:

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WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

A 2.5 day live online conference 4 – 6 July 2022 to inspire, motivate, resonate, connect and educate on all things youth-related. There will be live experiences, opportunities to network, educational workshops and panels. Please note we are based in Australia, so live sessions will run from approximately 10am AEST until 8pm AEST. Recordings will be made available so you can join us from anywhere in the world! 

Download the conference program here (subject to change slightly). 

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

NETWORKING + Q&A's

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RECORDINGS + BONUS CONTENT

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PD CERTIFICATE ON REQUEST

JOIN FROM ANYWHERE!

ONCE YOU REGISTER:

Once you register, you’ll receive a welcome email with further details. As we get closer to 4th July, you’ll receive a schedule of events so you can pick which sessions you’d like to attend live via Zoom. Every session (except the young lived experience speaker) will be recorded so you can watch the replay. 

CAN’T AFFORD IT?

Please email us info@shinefromwithin.com.au to let us know you’d like to attend. We want to make sure this is accessible to anyone who’d like to come so we have saved some Pay What You Can and free spots for the conference. Just reach out and we’ll get you sorted!

PRESENTED BY:

The Youth Mentor Conference is curated and hosted by Shine From Within. Founded in 2012 on Gubbi Gubbi Country (Sunshine Coast) QLD Australia, Shine From Within is now a global leader in supporting the people who support youth and are on a mission to ensure every young person has a mentor.

Their award-winning Youth Mentor Training has trained mentors in over 20 countries, seeing women, men and non-binary folks building community programs, thriving businesses, successful school workshops and curriculums, holiday camps and one-on-one mentoring services for the youth in their communities. We believe wholeheartedly that there can never be too many people dedicated to supporting the next generation – let’s do it together! 

This is our inaugural conference and we cannot wait to connect with you, share ideas and rally together to support the next generation. 

GET YOUR ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKET FOR JUST AUD$125:

All live sessions, plus access to most replays.

The Youth Mentor Conference is powered by Shine From Within, supporting teens and the adults around them since 2012. Shine From Within, and this conference, will be hosted (virtually) from the lands of the Gubbi Gubbi people. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and acknowledge that sovereignty was never ceded. This always was, and always will be Aboriginal land. 

Shine from Within welcomes students of all social, cultural, community and family backgrounds, and of all identities, and all abilities. Shine from Within is LGBTQIA+ friendly. Read our complete commitment to our social and environmental impact here.