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User’s Guide to the NSW Mental Health System

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The User’s Guide to the NSW Mental Health System introduces participants to the complexities of the NSW mental health system and provides basic knowledge to help one navigate it and be a better advocate for themselves and others. This course touches on mental health and the processes and systems that are in place to support people experiencing different degrees of mental health issues. By the end of this course, you should: 

  • Understand the concepts, prevalence and principles of mental health 
  • Be aware of how to seek basic mental health care and support  
  • Have the knowledge of the steps of how to respond to escalating mental illness situations 
  • Be aware of your rights in mental health settings, relevant acts and how to make a complaint 
  • Feel confident in navigating related mental health system processes and supports 
  • Feel like you have appropriate knowledge and resources to help assist an individual in the mental health system

Training Information

  • Cost: FREE!
  • Target Audience: mental health carers (and interested others)

In person or live online:

Please note that when you successfully register for a in person or live online course, Trybooking will automatically send you:

  1. A confirmation email with a receipt and the in person or live online information
  2. An automated email again with the in person or live online information, pre-evaluation link and other information

Details

Date:
November 8
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Organiser

Mental Health Carers NSW (MHCN)
Phone:
9332 0777
Email:
laura.knight@mentalhealthcarersnsw.org
Website:
www.mentalhealthcarersnsw.org

Venue

Online