Below is a list of all of WAAMH's upcoming events. Filter the list by selecting a category from the options on the left.

  • 27 Oct 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - Fully Booked

    This course is designed to assist service providers and front-line staff to respond appropriately to threatening, violent, aggressive and other unexpected or inappropriate behaviour.

  • 1 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Creating Recovery Plans

    This workshop is designed to help mental health staff refine and develop their skills in recovery planning and create more effective and personalised documents to serve as a “roadmap” for the individual’s recovery journey.

  • 3 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Preventing Psychological Injury at Workplace

    Utilising a Risk Management approach, this insightful workshop is designed to help organisations understand and manage psychological injury and offers a suite of prevention tools and techniques, with direct application across diverse industries.

  • 8 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Safe Professional Boundaries

    This practical course looks at boundary frameworks and supports workers to identify appropriate boundaries when working with clients, colleagues and the wider community, while remaining caring and compassionate.

  • 10 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding Self-harm

    Self-harm or self-injury can be among the most worrying and confounding behaviours and is all the more challenging because it is often done in secret. Especially prevalent in young people, self-harm is often a coping mechanism for dealing with difficult past or present experiences. 

    This insightful one day course, is suitable for health professionals, support workers, educators, youth workers, carers or anyone wanting to develop a greater understanding of the issues involved. 

  • 16 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Stakeholder Meeting Facilitation

    Sometimes, effective Care Coordination requires having everyone around one table.

    The focus of this workshop will be about understanding what makes an effective meeting and how to coordinate a productive and person-centred gathering.

  • 22 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Marketing Services in a Consumer-choice Landscape

    The transformative nature of the NDIS and other emerging sector developments demands new skills and competencies from community service providers.

    This practical and engaging course introduces marketing in a community sector context and looks at specific ways to make your organisation a provider of choice for future.

  • 24 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Coaching Skills

    Coaching is an essential skillset which can be applied both to supporting clients and to working with staff you may supervise.

    This course introduces a range of specific skills and provides opportunities for live practice and individual feedback.

  • 30 Nov 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Trauma Informed Care

    This one day workshop is designed for service providers working with people who have experienced trauma or abuse. 

    Becoming “trauma-informed” is all about understanding, recognising, and responding to the effects of all types of trauma and creating the types of psychologically safe environments, necessary to rebuild lives.

  • 1 Dec 2016

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding and Managing Depression

    Depression is a serious and sometimes life threatening illness which effects one in five Australians over their lifetime.

    This accessible and revealing workshop explores the causes, types and symptoms of depression and provides evidence based information about the types of treatments available and where to get help.

  • 13 Feb 2017

    Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Certificate IV in Mental Health

    Are you an existing or potential Mental Health Support Worker who would like a nationally recognised formal qualification?

    Designed to provide participants with a range of rehabilitation and support skills, this six month course will focus on recovery oriented, community based support, intervention and promotional work.


  • 13 Jul 2017

    WAAMH Event

    WA Mental Health Conference 2017

    The WA Association for Mental Health, with the support of the WA Mental Health Commission, is delighted to announce that we are hosting the WA Mental Health Conference at the Perth Concert Hall in Perth on 13-14 July 2017!