Events

All Community Events

Below is a list of upcoming community events.

  • 19 Mar 2017

    Community Event

    LIVIN Big Challenge Fun Run / Walk

    Mental health promotion charity, LIVIN advocates healthy living for a healthy mind, and has organised a community walk or run challenge around Lake Monger to raise awareness and help improve mental health and wellbeing. 

    All proceeds will go towards LIVIN to assist with education programs such as LIVINWELL – a stigma reduction and empowerment program designed to enhance mental health literacy and understanding around mental health challenges and suicide preventive measures. 

  • 22 Mar 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Legal Issues for Mental Health Work - 22 March 2017

    This accessible, jargon-busting workshop is designed for those working in the mental health or wider community and health sectors. It provides a plain-English summary of the key legal matters which impact on workers and simple guides and resources for practicing effectively within the law.

  • 27 Mar 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 27 March 2017 - PERTH

    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.

  • 29 Mar 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Understanding Personality Disorders - 29 March 2017

    This practical and accessible workshop is designed to help mental health workers, and others who may have contact with people experiencing these illnesses. In addition to developing your knowledge of symptoms and treatments, it will equip participants to provide practical support and improved services.

  • 10 Apr 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Communication - 10 April 2017 - PERTH

    Whether you are a specialist service provider in the Mental Health Sector or someone dealing with the general public, a strong suite of communication skills for engaging with people experiencing mental health difficulties is essential.

  • 19 Apr 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health First Aid - 19 & 20 April 2017

    The two-day interactive course is designed to equip you with the skills and resources to recognise  and respond appropriately to someone experiencing a mental health crisis, until professional help arrives.

  • 3 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 03/05/2017 - BUNBURY

    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.

  • 10 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Communication - 10/05/2017 - BUNBURY

    Whether you are a specialist service provider in the Mental Health Sector or someone dealing with the general public, a strong suite of communication skills for engaging with people experiencing mental health difficulties is essential.

  • 17 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    De-escalation Techniques - 17/05/2017 - ALBANY

    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.

  • 18 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Communication - 18/05/2017 - ALBANY

    Whether you are a specialist service provider in the Mental Health Sector or someone dealing with the general public, a strong suite of communication skills for engaging with people experiencing mental health difficulties is essential.

  • 18 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Forum

    Healing the Psyche Narratives of Hope: Escaping the Illness Trap

    This conference will look at how narrative and dialogical approaches help the person and their community bridge the gap from distress to wellness, including learnings from indigenous cultures and their stories.

  • 23 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Recording Consumer Information - 23 May 2017

    This workshop assists Mental Health Workers to develop and maintain quality consumer records and ensure information kept is useful and appropriate.

  • 23 May 2017

    Community Event, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Careers Seminar - 23 May 2017

    SUBSIDISED EVENT

    Mental health is a growing sector in Australia.
    With 1 in 5 Australians experiencing a mental illness every year, organisations look for skilled, compassionate and recovery-oriented staff to undertake a diverse number of support roles.

  • 24 May 2017

    Community Event, Workshop, Training Course, WAAMH Event

    Co-existing Disorders, Addiction & Mental Health - 24/05/2017 - BUNBURY

    This one-day workshop examines the complex relationship between substance use or addiction and mental health problems. Learn about the relationship between substance use and mental health issues and how one causes the other and why they so often will occur together.

  • 2 Jun 2017

    Community Event, Forum, Seminar, WAAMH Event

    Mental Health Rights & Recourse

    The Mental Health Rights & Recourse forum is being held in June 2017. The forum will explore the rights of consumers, carers and service providers across the mental health landscape and the recourse for these rights from lead agencies.

  • 12 Jun 2017

    Community Event

    Men's Health Week

    By running engaging events and activities in parternship with services, health providers and local people, Men's Health Week encourages communities to start those conversations about the elements of life that build health and life’s purpose.

  • 4 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    Women's Health Week

    This week of events and promotion is dedicated to creating more awareness and improving women's health. 

  • 8 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    R U OK? Day

    R U OK? Day is a suicide prevention charity that aims to start life-changing conversations and create a more connected world.

  • 10 Sep 2017

    Community Event

    World Suicide Prevention Day

    World Suicide Prevention Day is organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention. World Health Organisation is a co-sponsor of the day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented.

  • 10 Oct 2017

    Community Event

    World Mental Health Day

    World Mental Health Day raises awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilises efforts in support of mental health.

    It 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.