Supporting Transgender Young People in Schools -podcast

Transgender young people face unique and complex issues as they navigate the cultural expectations of gender and how these relate to their personal identity. Striving for balance, learning to cope, questioning, and eventually becoming comfortable with one’s gender identity and sexual orientation are paramount for healthy growth and development. In July this year, a Mental […]

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Survivors of Suicide – SOS

Support Group in the Hunter and Central Coast Regions for those bereaved by suicide. Grief is a normal response to losing someone important to us. When someone dies by suicide, those bereaved often experience a very complicated form of grief caused by a combination of sudden shock, unanswered questions of ‘Why?’ and feelings of ‘What […]

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Adolescent Carer Education

For teens caring for a family member with a mental illness ACE is a free 2-day program for teenagers 12 –17 years who have a family member with a mental illness. The course aims to offer a supportive environment for young people to talk about the effect of mental illness in their family and learn […]

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Recovery Oriented Language Guide

The Mental Health Coordinating Council (MHCC) has developed this Recovery Oriented Language Guide because language matters in mental health. We must use words that convey hope and optimism and that support, and promote a culture that supports recovery.2 People with psychosocial disabilities are amongst some of the most marginalised in the Australian community and many live with poverty, discrimination […]

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Lifeline Training 2017

Lifeline Training Centre, 12 Maitland Road, Islington 2-day Accidental Counsellor Foundations 20th-21st February normally $445 early bird $345 1-day mindfulness @ work with Charlotte Thaarup 1st March normally $245 early bird $180 (Book today, 6 places remaining) 2-day Mental Health First Aid workshop, 2nd-3rd March normally $445 early bird $345 3½ hr SPAR: Safety Planning And Response 6th March […]

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