All Events

WAAMH continues to monitor and follow updated advice from State and Federal Governments in relation to Covid 19.  We ask people to regularly check the updated advice and precautions at: 
https:www.wa.gov.au/government/coronavirus-covid19

  • 10 Aug 2020

    Training Course Featured

    De-escalation: 10 + 11 August 2020 - ONLINE

    Online learning starts here - Course Full

    The de-escalation course has been redesigned specifically for an online learning setting and will support workers to recognise when a person is becoming distressed or when a situation is escalating, and it provides a set of tools and strategies to respond in ways that are likely to result in positive outcomes.

  • 27 Aug 2020

    Training Course Featured

    Trauma Informed Practice: 27 + 28 August 2020 - ONLINE

    Online learning starts here:  FULLY  BOOKED  - Next course is 29 + 30 October 2020

    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.

  • 10 Oct 2020

    Community Event Featured

    WA Mental Health Week 2020

    WA Mental Health Week is coordinated by the WA Association for Mental Health,with support from the Mental Health Commission. In 2020, it will be from 10-17 October, when hopefully we can all reconnect socially and physically again, rejoice, recover and reflect on one of the biggest years our health system and economy has ever faced in  most of our lifetimes. Stay safe everyone, look out for others and reach out for help if you are feeling overwhelmed. Stay in touch on the phone with loved ones and let's re-connect properly again by October.

  • 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!

  • 10 Aug 2020

    Training Course Featured

    De-escalation: 10 + 11 August 2020 - ONLINE

    Online learning starts here - Course Full

    The de-escalation course has been redesigned specifically for an online learning setting and will support workers to recognise when a person is becoming distressed or when a situation is escalating, and it provides a set of tools and strategies to respond in ways that are likely to result in positive outcomes.

  • 27 Aug 2020

    Training Course Featured

    Trauma Informed Practice: 27 + 28 August 2020 - ONLINE

    Online learning starts here:  FULLY  BOOKED  - Next course is 29 + 30 October 2020

    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.

  • 07 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    De-escalation Skills: 7 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    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.

  • 09 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Older People and Mental Health: 9 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    This course will provide participants with a range of strategies to support older people to maintain, or return to, good mental health. 

  • 10 Sep 2020

    Community Event

    Suicide Prevention Day Australia

    Working together to prevent suicide.

  • 17 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Everyday Counselling Skills: 17 + 18 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    The two-day Everyday Counselling Skills course provides participants with the opportunity to practice using a range of tools that can be applied to a wide range of issues, in their practice as well as in their daily lives.

  • 23 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Self Care and Boundaries: 23 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    This course delves into the complexities of establishing and maintaining safe boundaries that support and honour the recovery alliance between staff and their clients. 

  • 24 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Trauma Informed Practice: 24 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    In this course participants will learn how to establish and build safe and person-centered relationships and practical strategies to support their clients with their recovery goals.

  • 29 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Mental Health Challenge and Disability: 29 September 2020 - PERTH

    Face to face training returns

    This course provides tools in helping to identify potential anxiety, depression and psychosis in persons with physical or intellectual disabilities.

  • 10 Oct 2020

    Community Event Featured

    WA Mental Health Week 2020

    WA Mental Health Week is coordinated by the WA Association for Mental Health,with support from the Mental Health Commission. In 2020, it will be from 10-17 October, when hopefully we can all reconnect socially and physically again, rejoice, recover and reflect on one of the biggest years our health system and economy has ever faced in  most of our lifetimes. Stay safe everyone, look out for others and reach out for help if you are feeling overwhelmed. Stay in touch on the phone with loved ones and let's re-connect properly again by October.

  • 10 Oct 2020

    Community Event

    World Mental Health Day

    World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.

    The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.

  • 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.

  • 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!

  • 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".