Webinar: Tips and strategies in using technology for mental health consultations

Register now to attend this professional development webinar on Monday 18 May, 7.15 – 8.30 pm AEST. Join this webinar to better understand the opportunities, challenges and risks in conducting mental health consultations by telephone and/or videoconferencing, and to learn practical strategies for improving outcomes for both practitioner and client – including establishing and maintaining […]

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Online event: Supporting Adolescents With Mental Health Concerns

Adolescent mental and emotional health can include depression, self-harm, grief and loss, eating disorders, suicidality – just to name a few. This session will assist you to identify a variety of mental health problems in Adolescence, identify potential causal factors contributing to mental health concerns and adapt cognitive and behavioural strategies. This session aims to […]

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Mental Health Across the Lifespan Conference 2020 (MEL)

Towards an integrated, accessible and trusted mental health system. The 2020 Conference will explore ways to transform mental healthcare and suicide prevention across the lifespan. Individual streams will explore life stages in detail while keynote presentations and panels will look across the sector to the broader reforms required. A range of voices and perspectives will […]

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Understanding Mental Health An interactive session for local allied health professionals (ADL)

Allied Health professionals from across the Adelaide region have advised us that they would like to know more about mental health. Following a survey, IHPN members identified the need to know more about Adelaide PHN’s commissioned mental health services and how they, as allied health workers, can work more effectively with these services. Join us […]

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Online training opportunities – mental health space

The Emerging Minds: National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health has launched a podcast series about children’s emotional and social well being. The Australian  BPD Foundation has released Stage 2 of their e-learning program  – “Effective psychological Treatment for BPD: an e-learning program for mental health workers and service providers” to help you gain the knowledge and skills to provide […]

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Resources

A range of resources that may be beneficial to your practice: Autism Games  – a site for parents and teachers of children with moderate to severe autism. The games are a free resource that aim to help children with autism develop independent living skills (E-Mental Health in Practice). BITE BACK – a space to learn, develop […]

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Emerging Minds: Free Webinar – Engaging children as partners in practice to support their mental health and wellbeing

Presenters: Chris Dolman, Lisa Johnson and Dom Kleinig Wednesday 12 December 2018, 1:00–2:00pm AEDT. Find your time zone. Enabling children to have a genuine voice in decisions affecting their lives is a challenge faced by practitioners across a broad range of sectors. Yet it is a practice that significantly contributes to child safety and to useful […]

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Free webinar – Management of self-injury and suicidality

Webinar 5: Management of self-injury and suicidality Register now for the fifth webinar in the series: Management of self-injury and suicidality. This webinar will include a facilitated interdisciplinary panel discussion, based upon a case study, followed by a Q&A session. Review the supporting resources for this webinar and recordings of the previous webinars in this series here. […]

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