All Events

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  • 06 Nov 2020

    Community Event Featured

    Increasing and Improving Community Mental Health Supports in WA report launch

    The WA Association for Mental Health and the UWA Centre for Social Impact invite you to the launch of Increasing and Improving Community Mental Health Supports in WA. This report highlights the voices and experiences of people with lived experience and what kinds of community support services are needed within Western Australia.  

  • 25 Nov 2020

    Featured

    2020 WA Mental Health Awards

    Tickets to attend the WA Mental Health Awards 2020 are now open! Please register below and we look forward to seeing you for a glowing night of fun and celebration on Wednesday, 25th November 2020!

  • 29 Oct 2020

    Training Course

    Trauma Informed Practice: 29 + 30 October 2020 - ONLINE

    Online learning starts here
    The trauma informed practice course has been redesigned specifically for an online learning setting.  The course provides a safe space for participants to explore what is meant by trauma, how it impacts those who experience it and what we can do to support people who are affected by trauma.

  • 06 Nov 2020

    Community Event Featured

    Increasing and Improving Community Mental Health Supports in WA report launch

    The WA Association for Mental Health and the UWA Centre for Social Impact invite you to the launch of Increasing and Improving Community Mental Health Supports in WA. This report highlights the voices and experiences of people with lived experience and what kinds of community support services are needed within Western Australia.  

  • 11 Nov 2020

    Training Course

    De-escalation Skills: 11 November 2020 - Perth

    Face to face
    This course is designed to support workers to recognise when a person is becoming distressed or when their behaviour is escalating, and it provides a set of tools and strategies to respond in ways that are likely to result in positive outcomes.

  • 13 Nov 2020

    Training Course

    Grief and Loss: 13 November 2020 - Perth

    Face to face
    This workshop is designed to help both professionals and those touched by grief to understand its complexities and explore links with mental health and personal wellbeing.

  • 16 Nov 2020

    Training Course

    Sexual and Gender Identity and Mental Health: 16 November 2020 - Perth

    Face to face
    Drawing on a strong evidence base, along with the direct experiences of mental health service users, this course is designed to support mental health and community workers to understand diverse needs and to support service delivery for LGBTIQA+ individuals and communities. 

  • 23 Nov 2020

    Training Course

    Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs: 23 November 2020 - Perth

    Face to face
    People often experience both mental health challenges and alcohol and other drugs (AOD) issues.  The intersection of mental health and AOD use is recognised as presenting complex challenges across both domains.  This course examines each challenge and its interrelationship with the other. 

  • 25 Nov 2020

    Featured

    2020 WA Mental Health Awards

    Tickets to attend the WA Mental Health Awards 2020 are now open! Please register below and we look forward to seeing you for a glowing night of fun and celebration on Wednesday, 25th November 2020!

  • 27 Nov 2020

    Training Course

    Recovery and Recovery Plans: 27 November 2020 - Perth

    Face to face
    Participants will learn from this course how to establish and build safe and person-centered relationships that are strengths-focused. Participants will also learn practical strategies to support their clients with their recovery goals.

  • 20 Feb 2021

    Community Event Conference

    30th Annual The Mental Health Services Conference 2021

    Join your community mental health peak body, the Western Australian Association for Mental Health alongside  East Metropolitan Health Service and WA Country Health Service as we co-host the 30th TheMHS Conference in Perth in 2020, with TheMHS Network. The theme will be "Balancing the System".

  • 22 Mar 2021

    Training Course

    Cultural Responsiveness in Mental Health - 22 March 2021 - PERTH

    This course is facilitated by CrossCultural Intellect, an established training and service development consultancy organisation. With a cumulative wealth of practical experience in working effectively alongside ethnoculturally diverse groups, CrossCultural Intellect specialises in developing strategies for successful transcultural engagement across a range of settings.