Please note: Applicants must work/volunteer within a support role providing direct care to individuals with mental health issues.
Looking to organise group training? Acacia may be available to lodge a funding application for this course under the NSW Government Smart & Skilled initiative. If you would like to arrange a consultation to discuss group training and funding opportunities, please complete the form below. Minimum numbers may apply.
Work with people with mental health issues
This Nationally Accredited set of skills aims to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge required to establish relationships, clarify needs, and then work collaboratively with people who are living with mental health issues.
This training applies to support workers in contexts outside the mental health sector, but who come into contact with people with mental health issues. The services and support provided are not mental health specific.
This course will develop a range of skills that may be required
for roles in the following areas:
- Health & Community Services
- Youth Centres & Schools
- Councellors & Support Workers
- Community Centres
- Support Worker
- Human Resources & Managers