• 2 Apr 2019

    Time: 09:00 - 16:30

    Co-design Station 1: What are you Doing? | Why are you Doing it? - 02/04/2019 - PERTH

    Training Course

    Co-Design Station 2 - Design Tools for Creating Positive Change - 29 May 2019
    Co-Design Station 3 - Making Safe Spaces for Innovation - 26 June 2019

    ‘Co-design’ is gaining recognition as a best practice approach to designing mental health services in Australia.  It is a process that involves “designing and delivering services and systems in an equal and reciprocal relationship between professionals, people using the services, their families, and their community” (New Economics Foundation, 2011).

    Build your knowledge and confidence in implementing co-design by learning how to creatively adopt co-designed practices in your community group or organisation in the first of a series of standalone workshops offered by WAAMH, in partnership with

    Co-design Station 1 asks participants “What are you doing” and “Why are you doing it?”  Content covered includes:

    • Ethical foundations of collaborative design
    • Addressing power differentials
    • Facilitating diverse design approaches - specific approaches for specific services
    • Differences between consultation and co-design.

    This course is suitable for consumers, carers, family members, mental health professionals, allied health professionals, and other interested stakeholders. is a collective of human service professionals that work together in the areas of co-design and social justice.

    Learn more about co-design principles here.


    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. 

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


    • Associate Member (2018/19): $220.00
    • Full Member (2018/19): $195.00
    • Non-member: $245.00
    • Scholarship pre-approval required : $19.50

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