Upcoming events

Parkville
23 May
Recovery & supported decision making, Younger persons mental health
This workshop will draw upon a variety of sources aiming to enhance knowledge and skills over a range of recovery domains. It will include an overview...
Richmond
29 May
Assessment & intervention, Younger persons mental health
This workshop will be of benefit to any clinicians working across the public mental health sector, from emergency departments, triage, crisis...
Richmond
31 May
Assessment & intervention, Service development, Therapeutic theory & practice, Younger persons mental health
This workshop aims to provide a foundational knowledge in the area of personality disorders to assist in conceptualisation, identification and...

Other learning opportunities

On request training
This session covers the philosophy and evidence base of the early intervention model. There will also be a focus on the challenges and solutions to...
On request training
This 2 days of training will provide participants with an introduction to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) principles that can be used in working...
On request training
This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to phase specific therapeutic skills in young people experiencing a first episode of...

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Autism Spectrum Disorders and Comorbid Mental Health Conditions Manual

Younger persons mental health | 2019

The Working with Young People with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Comorbid Mental Health Conditions manual was developed by the Orygen Youth Health ASD Interest group based on clinical experiences of working with this complex population.

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Diagnosis in child mental health - Exploring the benefits, risks and alternatives

Younger persons mental health | 2018

Service providers seldom have time to explore the debates, complexities and nuances surrounding the diagnosis of child mental health conditions. This CFCA paper is designed to encourage practitioners to critically reflect on the role that diagnosis plays in their work with children.

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Orygen Youth Health - Fact Sheets

Younger persons mental health | 2017

Orygen Youth Health produce a range of factsheets on mental health issues. These may be printed, forwarded and duplicated as long as they retain their original format. Please don't modify or extract information from the factsheets without permission.

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Youth mental health report: Youth Survey 2012-16

Younger persons mental health | 2017

This report presents five years of mental health data collected from young people across Australia with important insights into their levels of psychological distress, their concerns and the people and places they go to for help.

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