Events

  • 16 Apr 2019

    Time: 09:00 - 13:00

    Mental Health Law: Let's Act Up! - 16/04/2019 (4 Hour Workshop) - PERTH

    Training Course

    Gain confidence in the laws and standards that guide best practice working alongside people who engage with mental health services.

    Suitable for mental health sector workers

    Let's Act Up! is an inclusive and collaborative educational experience that explores our current mental health legislation and standards through creative activities and participative games, deepening participants' understanding of key concepts of recovery oriented practice, duty of care and dignity in risk.

    Legislation and Standards explored:

    • Mental Health Act WA 2014
    • National Practice Standards for Mental Health Workforce 2016
    • Carers Recognition Act WA 2004.

    Applicable to professional mental health practice, this workshop focuses on promoting a strengths based mindset, encouraging active participation and facilitating opportunities to strengthen rapport between staff members, consumers, carers, family members and other stakeholders.

    Scholarships:

    There are two scholarship places available for consumers or carers who face financial difficulty in attending this course. Scholarship applications close 10 business days prior to course and the successful applicants will be notified five business days prior to commencement of the event.

    The cost will be 10% of the course rate. To apply for a scholarship place click here to complete the application form.

    Payment Options:

    Credit Card: Use "Register Now" below.
    Invoice: This option will incur a $30 admin fee. Please click here to request invoice.

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    Location:

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    Workzone Building, Level 1 (main reception), 1 Nash Street, PERTH 
    (Attendees are required to sign-in at main reception and also in the workshop class).

    Price:

    • Non-member : $149.00
    • Associate Member (2018/19): $134.00
    • Full Member (2018/19): $119.00
    • Scholarship pre-approval required : $14.50

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