Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mental Health Peer Workforce Survey

The mental health peer workforce is a growing part of the mental health and community services workforce. Health Workforce Australia (HWA), working with the National Mental Health Commission (NMHC), is keen to understand how peer workers are contributing to the … Continue reading

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Partners in Depression program evaluation

The Partners in Depression intervention is a six session group-based program which provides those who love, care for or live with a person experiencing depression with support,  information, knowledge and the necessary skills to support their role as a carer … Continue reading

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Dublin Declaration

On Friday, 24th May, over 193 delegates from 21 European countries met in Dublin to discuss the needs of family carers for people with mental ill health. Addressing the conference Dr Tonio Borg, EU Commissioner for Health and Consumer Affairs … Continue reading

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Results from MI Fellowship Survey

Mi Fellowship have released the results of a survey they conducted earlier this year. The survey highlights a number of key issues identified by consumers, carers and services and will be used to advocate for mental health in the lead … Continue reading

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Who cares for the carers?

A a new report reveals that as many as seven out of 10 people caring for someone living with a mental illness are suffering high levels of mental distress.

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PDRSS Reform Departmental E-bulletin

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COPES Worker, St Vincents Mental Health 

Arafemi VIC currently have an opportunity for a Carer Peer Support (COPES) Worker, based at St Vincents Mental Health. Click here for details.

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Arafmi WA News Alert and Diary 

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Arafmi WA Employment: Aboriginal Outreach Assistant 

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Arafmi NSW E-news May 2013

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