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Consumer & Carers
Peer Workers
Staff & Practitioners
If you are interested in learning more about our experienced trainers and facilitators, you can find out more about them at the bottom of this page.  
You can find other e-learning, research and resources on Resources Page

Consumers and Carers

  • Learn how to make a difference in mental health service delivery

    Starts Mar 1

    50 Australian dollars
  • Learn how to make a difference in mental health service delivery

    Starts Mar 22

    50 Australian dollars
  • Learn how to make a difference in mental health service delivery

    Starts Apr 19

    50 Australian dollars
 

FREE Webinars

Advocacy Skill Builder

Webinar Series [FREE]

For Consumers and Carers who want to take the next step into advocacy.

Enhance your skills for mental health advocacy to make improvements to mental health services. Offered between February and June 2021
Topics include:
  • Looking after yourself
  • How to be heard
  • Briefing & debriefing
  • Keeping the enthusiasm going
  • Self reflection/self evaluation

Advocacy Skills Webinar

This webinar provides an overview of top advocacy tips for mental health consumers and carers.
 

Peer Workers

We currently don't have any specific Peer Worker training scheduled.  You might like to look at the training for Consumers and Carers, as this may be relevant to you.  If you would like to be notified of any future training please join us as a 'Friend' free of charge and we'll email you to let you know it's available.

 

Staff / Practitioners

FREE Webinars

Including consumers and carers in mental health 

Webinar Series [FREE]

This webinar series for staff/clinicians aims to support consumer and carer inclusion and requirements under Standard 2: National Safety & Quality Health Service Standards. Offered between February and June 2021
Topics include:
  • Taking Inspiration from Standard 2
  • Insights into Accreditation
  • CEO Perspectives
  • Consumers, carers and committees
  • Maximising consumer & carer engagement

Our Facilitators

 

DARREN JIGGINS

Facilitator

Darren is an experienced facilitator, consumer peer worker and peer consultant with a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. He works closely with private hospitals, consumers and carers across Tasmania and is dedicated to bringing systemic change in the mental health system

NORM WOTHERSPOON

Facilitator

Norm has many years’ experience as TAFE teacher and has a master’s degree in Social Welfare Administration and Planning, and a Graduate Diploma in Adult and Vocational Education. He works closely with private hospitals across Queensland bringing a consumer perspective and includes group facilitation, membership of safety and quality and consumer and carer advisory committees.

CHRISTINE KAINE

Facilitator

Christine has many years' experience as a facilitator and  working in the non-profit mental health sector. She has lived experience as a carer for a family member with multiple mental health diagnoses and has previously worked in the rural mental health sector as a social worker. 

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