Lived Experience Consultation Session

Being is the independent organisation for people with a lived experience of mental illness in NSW. We act as a bridge between mental health consumers and government, taking action to achieve systemic change. An essential part of what of what we do is talking to people with a lived experience of mental illness. We would […]

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Health Professionals’ Workshop

Dr Annemaree Bickerton (Child, Adolescent and Family Psychiatrist) and Toni Garretty (Clinical Coordinator) along with Uniting Recovery’s Family and Carer Mental Health Program present: “Staying Connected When Emotions Run High” A Workshop for Mental Health Clinicians, Health Professionals, Schools, NGO’s and other Government Employees. This workshop for Professionals is based on the highly successful intervention for families and carers. […]

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2017 NSW Eating Disorders Forum

When: Monday 19 June Where: Charles Perkins Centre University of Sydney FREE REGISTRATION: Here This year’s theme: Eating Disorders are Everybody’s Business Forum topics include: – Embedding treatment in core mental health community services – The intersection between mainstream and specialist services – Involving carers in your service – Developing models of care This year’s […]

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MHPN Sensory Modulation Workshop

Mental Health Professionals’ Network Central Coast Child and Adolescent Mental Health Network Meeting You are invited to the next Central Coast Child and Adolescent Mental Health Network meeting. Please register your acceptance or apology for this meeting at your earliest convenience. Feel free to forward this invitation to your colleagues who may wish to attend. […]

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Free Kookaburra Kids Camps

Kookaburra Kids supports children living in families affected by mental illness through free recreational and educational respite camps and activity days. These kids often care for siblings or parents and take on everyday household responsibilities, resulting in isolation, and giving them few opportunities to just be a kid. Kookaburra Kids provide an unforgettable experience, giving kids a respite […]

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