Events

Below is a list of all of WAAMH's upcoming events. Filter the list by selecting a category from the options on the left.

  • 15 Jan 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Recovery Stories Training

    This training is built around using stories of lived experience to engage mental health consumers and the wider community in promoting mental wellbeing. 

  • 21 Mar 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 21/03/2018 PERTH

    ONLY 3 PLACES LEFT

    This course is designed to assist service providers and front-line staff to respond appropriately to threatening, violent, aggressive and other unexpected or inappropriate behaviour.

  • 29 Mar 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Tools 29/03/2018

    This practical course introduces the concepts behind DBT and provides a suite of practical tools and activities for personal or client use.

  • 3 Apr 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Dual Disability: Mental Health & Disability 03/04/2018

    What is the relationship between disabilities and mental health issues? 

    How do “psycho social” and other types of disabilities interact, and what skills to workers need to identify and support clients with a dual diagnosis?

    This one-day workshop explores the relationship between disability and mental health and is ideal for mental health and / or disability support workers and family members seeking a better understanding of dual diagnosis.

  • 5 Apr 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 05/04/2018 - BUNBURY

    Learn to respond appropriately to threatening, violent, aggressive and other unexpected or inappropriate behaviour.

  • 16 Apr 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Everyday Counselling Skills (2 DAY WORKSHOP) 16/04/2018 & 17/04/2018

    Brief interventions and micro-counselling skills for real world situations.

    This two day course explores practical counselling skills for non-clinicians who find themselves in a counselling role, through their work or everyday life.

  • 10 May 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - 10/05/2018 - BUNBURY

    A myth busting guide to understanding the causes, treatment and effects of PTSD and trauma-informed care.

  • 14 Jun 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Sexual and Gender Diversity & Mental Health - 14/06/2018 - BUNBURY

    TOWARDS SAFE AND INCLUSIVE SERVICES 

    A person’s sexual orientation and gender identity can have a profound impact on their experience of mental illness as a consumer or carer, appropriate treatment options and their service needs.

    This workshop is designed to assist mental health and other community workers to understand diverse needs and improve service delivery for LGBTIQA* communities.