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.

  • 28 May 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Dissociative Disorders - 28/05/2018 - PERTH

    This practical and accessible workshop is designed to help mental health workers, and others who may have contact with people experiencing these illnesses. In addition to developing your knowledge of symptoms and treatments, it will equip participants to provide practical support and improved services.

  • 29 May 2018

    Featured, WAAMH Event

    Persuasive Speaking Showcase - 29/05/2018

    This heavily subsidised night of live entertainment guarantees you an intriguing night of fun with plenty of food for thought and perhaps the opportunity to pick up a few persuasive skills of your own. 

  • 30 May 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Successful Grant Writing - 30 May 2018 - PERTH

    In an increasingly competitive landscape it is essential to know and address what funding bodies are looking for and to structure each proposal around the priorities and criteria required.  This practical workshop, offers a structured approach and guides you step-by-step through the stages required to write a winning application.

    FULLY BOOKED

    Click here to join the waiting list for any cancellations or contact us to inquire about delivering this course for your group.

  • 31 May 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health First Aid FUNDED! 31/05/2018 & 01/06/2018 - PERTH

    FULLY BOOKED

    Click here
    to join the waiting list for any cancellations or contact us to inquire about delivering this course for your group.

  • 1 Jun 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, Featured, WAAMH Event

    Positive Psychology Tools: Carers’ Workshop and Celebration Dinner

    Positive Psychology is the scientific study of human flourishing, and provides practical tools for everyday life.

    This event is a fully funded one day workshop for carers, followed by a three course dinner at Taste Budds Cooking Studio in Highgate.

  • 6 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Managing Mental Health in Workplace - 06/06/2018 PERTH

    Designed for managers, human resources professionals and anyone interested in maintaining a healthy workforce, this workshop looks at practical ways to make your workplace more mentally healthy.

  • 7 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Dual Disability: Mental Health & Disability - 07/06/2018 - PERTH

    What is the relationship between disabilities and mental health issues? 

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

  • 9 Jun 2018

    Community Event, Featured, WAAMH Event

    Revive and Refresh Carers Retreat

    Revive and Refresh is a two day retreat for mental health carers, designed to offer respite and enhance wellbeing.

    This event is now FULLY BOOKED.

    As an alternative, there are still a few places left for our Carers' Positive Psychology Workshop on 1 June.

    If you prefer the retreat on 9-10 June, click here to join the waiting list for any cancellations.

  • 11 Jun 2018

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health First Aid FUNDED! 11/06/2018 & 12/06/2018 - ROCKINGHAM

    FULLY BOOKED

    Click here
    to join the waiting list for any cancellations or contact us to inquire about delivering this course for your group.

  • 11 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health First Aid for ATSI Funded! 11/6/2018 & 12/6/2018 - Midland

    FULLY BOOKED

    Click here to book instead for the course in Merriwa on 25-26 June

  • 13 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Obsessions and Compulsions - 13/06/2018 - PERTH

    This practical and accessible workshop will explore the causes, treatment, and impacts of obsessive thoughts and compulsive actions in the context of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Anxiety Disorders, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Tourette Syndrome, and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder.

  • 14 Jun 2018

    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.

  • 14 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Everyday Counselling Skills (2 Day Workshop) - 14/06/2018 & 15/06/2018 - PERTH

    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.

  • 19 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Trauma Informed Care - 19/06/2018 - PERTH

    The majority of people treated by mental health and substance abuse services have trauma histories. This workshop will focus on how to become 'trauma informed' when working with people who have experienced trauma and or abuse in their life. 

  • 21 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding Personality Disorders - 21/06/2018 - PERTH

    Personality disorders are a group of conditions which disrupt thinking, behaviour and emotion causing distress and making it difficult to function in everyday life. This workshop provides a guide to understanding the causes, treatment and effects of some of the most misunderstood mental health conditions.

  • 25 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health First Aid for ATSI Funded! 25/6/2018 & 26/6/2018 - MERRIWA

    FULLY BOOKED

    Click here to join the waiting list for any cancellations or contact us to inquire about delivering this course for your group.

  • 26 Jun 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 26/06/2018 - PERTH

    FULLY BOOKED

    Next courses: 29 August 2018 or 18 October 2018 or 27 November 2018

    Click here to join the waiting list for any cancellations or contact us to inquire about delivering this course for your group.

    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.

  • 26 Jun 2018

    Community Event, WAAMH Event

    Many Voices, Big Impact: The Mental Health Review & Making Your Voice Heard

    Your voice as a consumer, carer or family member is crucial in ensuring the future mental health system in our state is high-quality, person-centred and works well for future generations.

  • 28 Jun 2018

    Community Event, WAAMH Event

    Many Voices, Big Impact- evening session

    Your voice as a consumer, carer or family member is crucial in ensuring the future mental health system in our state is high-quality, person-centred and works well for future generations.

  • 1 Aug 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Tools - 01/08/2018 - PERTH

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

  • 16 Aug 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Drugs, Alcohol & Mental Health - 16/08/2018 - PERTH

    Exploring the relationship between substance use and mental health issues. This one-day workshop examines the complex relationship between substance use or addiction and mental health problems.

  • 29 Aug 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques- 29/08/2018 - PERTH

    Next courses: 18 October 2018 or 27 November 2018

    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.

  • 17 Sep 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Creating Recovery Plans - 17/09/2018

    This workshop is designed to help mental health staff refine and develop their skills in recovery planning and create more effective and personalised documents to serve as a “roadmap” for the individual’s recovery journey.

  • 3 Oct 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Managing Anxiety - 3/10/2018

    Learn to understand and manage life stress and symptoms of Anxiety as it is the most common mental health disorder in Australia now effecting over 14% of us.

  • 18 Oct 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 18/10/2018 - PERTH

    Next course: 27 November 2018

    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 Oct 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Re-thinking Thoughts - 29/10/2018

    Our thoughts create our experiences. To a large extent it is our internal “self talk” and the nature of our “mental life”, which determines our moods, emotions, subjective experiences and ultimately our quality of life.

  • 12 Nov 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding Psychosis 12/11/2018

    This practical and accessible workshop is designed to help mental health workers, and others who may have contact with people experiencing psychosis.

  • 27 Nov 2018

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques- 27/11/2018 - PERTH

    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.