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    Aboriginal Mental Health Awareness - ONE DAY COURSE (18 July)

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    Social and emotional wellbeing for Aboriginal people

    Along with the potential mental health challenges anyone can face, Aboriginal social and emotional wellbeing is strongly linked to traumatic histories, experiences of discrimination and cultural issues.

    Led by an experienced Aboriginal trainer, this course is designed for anyone who works with Aboriginal people and would like to gain insight into mental health and wellbeing through an Aboriginal cultural lens.

    We explore a range of common mental health issues and how these are often experienced by Aboriginal people.

    This course focuses on how to recognise warning signs of mental health issues in self and others, and what to do in response. We explore preventative measures, how to talk about mental health, intervention skills and how to find appropriate help.

    Topics include:

    • Understanding Aboriginal mental health
    • Recognising warning signs
    • Talking about mental health
    • Practical intervention
    • Promote help seeking
    • Supporting clients and colleagues

    This course includes:

    • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
    • Take-home resource package.
    • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
    • Certificate of attendance.


    Standard | $315
    Corporate and Government

    Non-Profit/ Individuals | $215
    Staff of non-profit organisations, micro-businesses with less than 5 staff and self-funded waged individuals

    Concession | $145
    Concession Card Holders paying as individuals


    We offer a small number of scholarships to those who would otherwise be unable to afford to attend. Scholarship recipients pay a nominal fee of $45 toward catering and materials. Click here to apply.


    Before you book, please click here to read our Refund Terms and Conditions and ensure you have understood the conditions listed under the heading
    Public Training.


    Evolve WA
    Whadjuk Noongar Boodjar
    Level 1, 20 Southport Street
    West Leederville WA 6007

    Click here for further details regarding parking, transport and location.

    Our venue is wheelchair accessible, including toilets. However, if you have any special access needs or would like any support or adaptations to make learning easier for you, please let us know.

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