All Training Courses

Below is a list of upcoming training courses. Find out more information on our contract courses.

  • 25 Feb 2020

    Training Course

    De-escalation Skills - 25/02/2020 - PERTH

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

    Next course: 4 May 2020

  • 26 Feb 2020

    Training Course

    Mental Health, Alcohol and other Drugs - 26/02/2020 - PERTH

    This course examines each challenge and its interrelationship with the other and will facilitate an understanding of how and why they frequently occur together, as well as strategies for working holistically and collaboratively to support people in their recovery.

  • 11 Mar 2020

    Training Course

    Positive Psychology Tools - 11/03/2020 - PERTH

    The Positive Psychology Tools course provides participants with a range of practical tools that they can use in their work as well as in their daily lives to build and maintain resilience and a sense of wellbeing.

  • 16 Mar 2020

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    Introduction to Community Mental Health - 16/03/2020 - PERTH

    This course will introduce new workers to the community mental health sector and explore how the sector has evolved, how the consumer voice is emerging and how recovery, trauma-informed and person-centred practice have developed.

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 16 Mar 2020

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    Introduction to Mental Health Challenges - 16/03/2020 - PERTH

    This course will explore and provide information on the range and prevalence of mental health challenges in our communities.

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 17 Mar 2020

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    Person-centred Practice and Family Inclusive Practice - 17/03/2020 - PERTH

    This course assists workers to keep the person they are working with at the front and centre of their work. 
    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 17 Mar 2020

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    Recovery and Recovery Planning - 17/03/2020 - PERTH

    This course introduces participants to the concept of Recovery, recovery-oriented principles and the importance of balancing duty of care with the dignity of risk.

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 18 Mar 2020

    Training Course Featured

    De-escalation Skills - 18/03/2020 - PERTH

    The course will facilitate; an increased knowledge of what common triggers are; an understanding of the “escalation curve”, the stages of escalated behaviour and how the “escalated brain” responds. 

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 18 Mar 2020

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    Self-care and Boundaries - 18/03/2020 - PERTH

    Participants of this course will understand what professional boundaries are, types of boundaries, and why they matter. 

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 19 Mar 2020

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    Trauma Informed Practice - 19/03/2020 - PERTH

    Participants in this course will develop a better understanding of what trauma is, its prevalence and the importance of embedding a trauma-informed approach in all practice.

    FREE Workshop for Full Member organisations only

  • 31 Mar 2020

    Training Course

    Cultural Responsiveness in Mental Health - 31/03/2020 - 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.

  • 06 Apr 2020

    Training Course

    Sexual and Gender Identity and Mental Health - 06/04/2020 - PERTH

    This course will equip staff with knowledge and skills on understanding the diverse needs of LGBTIQA+ individuals and communities. Participants will also use a range of case studies to consider the links between inclusive and respectful service delivery and recovery-oriented practice.

  • 15 Apr 2020

    Training Course

    Older People and Mental Health - 15/04/2020 - PERTH

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

  • 21 Apr 2020

    Training Course

    Mental Health Challenge and Disability - 21/04/2020 - PERTH

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

  • 29 Apr 2020

    Training Course

    Safe Professional Boundaries - 29/04/2020 - PERTH

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

  • 04 May 2020

    Training Course

    De-escalation Skills - 04/05/2020 - PERTH

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

  • 14 May 2020

    Training Course

    Everyday Counselling Skills - 14/05/2020 & 15/05/2020 - PERTH

    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.

  • 20 May 2020

    Training Course

    Creating Recovery Plans - 20/05/2020 - PERTH

    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.

  • 26 May 2020

    Training Course

    Suicide Risk in People from Refugee and Asylum-seeking backgrounds - 26/05/2020 - PERTH

    This course explores specific risk and protective factors for suicide in asylum seekers and refugees, with the aim of increasing participants’ insight into the challenges faced by this population and how these challenges interact with risk of suicide.

  • 04 Jun 2020

    Training Course

    Trauma Informed Care - 04/06/2020 - PERTH

    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.

  • 09 Jun 2020

    Training Course

    Brief Early Intervention - 09/06/2020 - PERTH

    This course offers participants an informative and experiential workshop which will empower them to identify and intervene when mental health issues first arise.

  • 15 Jun 2020

    Training Course

    Family Inclusive Mental Health Practice 15/06/2020 - PERTH

    In this course participants will have the opportunity to explore the complexities around balancing the needs of the consumer and confidentiality. The course will also look at strategies to enhance family inclusion and consider specific models that promote family inclusive practice.

  • 23 Jun 2020

    Training Course

    Understanding Suicide - 23/06/2020 - PERTH

    This course is about supporting people to feel competent and confident in responding to suicide and suicide ideation.