Mental health training
The Mental Health Commission Workforce Development Team develops and delivers a large range of training related to mental health to assist service providers to develop their skills and expertise. Training can be delivered through face-to-face workshops, videoconferencing and online learning. All trainers are experienced clinicians and trainers.
We also fund several organisations to deliver training on our behalf. Click here to see a list of those organisations.
Training by the Mental Health Commission
Our training includes:
- Family Inclusive Practice
- Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training
- Trauma informed care and practice
The team can also develop bespoke training on alcohol, other drug and mental health issues to meet agencies’ specific needs.
Workforce Development resources can be accessed here.
For enquiries please contact us at AOD.firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (08) 6553 0560.
Training for mental health workers
The calendar below is specifically for mental health workers.
The AODtraining@MHC Calendar of training events can be accessed here.
Other Mental Health Training Opportunities
There are a range of other services that provide mental health training programs to assist service providers in developing their skills and expertise.
- Mental Health First Aid
- ASIST Suicide Prevention
- Western Australian Association for Mental Health (WAAMH) - Mental Health Training, Certificate IV in Mental Health, eLearning
- Mind Australia - Peer work
- Carers WA - Carer workshops