NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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This workshop is co-designed and co-facilitated for lived experience staff and peer work coordinators working in services and teams providing peer support for consumers and carers of mental health services. The workshop aims to enable lived experience workers to support people experiencing thoughts
Courses - Western Cluster
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By Invitation Only: Western Victorian Mental Health Learning & Development Cluster has been asked to host a consultation for mental health nurses from services across the Western Victoria, who will become champions for the provision of supervision within their services, aligned to the Victorian
Courses - Western Cluster
This session is fully booked Participants of this two-day workshop will learn how to conduct a Single Session Family Consultation (SSFC). The focus of this workshop is on engaging with and attending to the needs of family members in service contexts where the primary client is usually an individual
Courses - Western Cluster
This session is fully booked Many people who access mental health services have histories of complex trauma arising from early experiences. These experiences may include parentification, enmeshment or invalidation as well as emotional, physical and sexual abuses and neglect. The brains and nervous
NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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Unfortunately this session is fully booked This training will explore new developments in psychoactive substance use with a particular focus on methamphetamines and examine the tension/ dichotomy in the literature around substance misuse. This training will also identify current trends & innovations
NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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This clinical intervention focuses on the use of environments, equipment and activities to regulate individuals’ sensory experience and optimise physiological and emotional well-being. This introductory workshop offers opportunities to experience the sensory approach and explore the application of
NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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Unfortunately this session is fully booked This workshop explores how we understand and work with consumers with borderline personality disorder. This workshop draws on General Psychiatric Management and the Relationship Management model to develop client-centred treatment and management plans.
Courses - Western Cluster
This Session is Fully Booked Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a collaborative, goal-oriented style of communication, with particular attention to the language of change. It is designed to strengthen personal motivation for, and commitment to, a specific goal by eliciting and exploring the person’s
Courses - Western Cluster
This one day workshop is an introduction to dual diagnosis for the lived experience workforce. The program views AOD related issues through an optimistic lens, contributing viewpoints that help destigmatise the issues faced by consumers with dual diagnoses and bringing focus onto how peer workers
NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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Legal and Medical professionals will cover an array of topics. Examples from clinical occurrences are explored with emphasis on the complexities of Duty of Care and medical negligence. There will also be Consumer and Carer representatives highlighting the concept of Recovery within this framework.
NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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NWMH Training & Development Unit (MHTDU)
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Group Acceptance & Commitment Therapy can support the personal recovery of people with psychosis. The Recovery ACT group program run in NorthWestern MH provides the opportunity to engage consumers in a skills-based approach to improving their wellbeing and quality of life. We use mindfulness and