Upcoming events

Parkville
18 Jul
Assessment & intervention, Physical health, Younger persons mental health
This interactive workshop is aimed at helping clinicians identify important health issues for people experiencing psychosis and applying practical and...
Parkville
07 Aug
Therapeutic theory & practice, Trauma informed care, Younger persons mental health
This interactive workshop explores the co-occurrence of first episode psychosis (FEP) and Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Staff that founded...
Parkville
22 Aug
Assessment & intervention, Younger persons mental health
Young people presenting to services with a first episode psychosis commonly experience an acute phase of illness during their period of care. Such...

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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Younger persons mental health | 2019

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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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