Training Courses

Below is a list of upcoming training courses hosted by WAAMH. Find out more information on our custom courses.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Sexual and Gender Identity and Mental Health - 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Safe Professional Boundaries - 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. 

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    De-escalation Skills - PERTH

    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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Mental Health Challenge and Disability - PERTH

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

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Everyday Counselling Skills- 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Creating Recovery Plans - 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Suicide Risk in People from Refugee and Asylum-seeking backgrounds - 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Trauma Informed Care - 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Brief Early Intervention - PERTH

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

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Family Inclusive Mental Health Practice - 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.

  • 01 Sep 2020

    Training Course

    Understanding Suicide - PERTH

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