This handbook is designed to help clinicians access the information they need to practice in accordance with the Victorian Mental Health Act 2014.
Guidelines on the management of co-occurring AOD & MH conditions in AOD treatment settings (2nd ed)Resource | 2014
These guidelines aim to increase the knowledge and awareness of co-occurring mental health conditions in AOD treatment settings, improve the confidence and skills of AOD workers, and increase the uptake of evidence-based care.
Breaking the Cycle of Trauma, Koori Parenting, What Works for UsResource | 2014
Consisting of a booklet, poster and post cards, the resources convey key messages and practical strategies to help Koori parents break intergenerational cycles of trauma within their families. The resources have been directly informed by and developed for, urban, Aboriginal parents.
Mad Workplaces: A guide for people with 'mental illness' on how to navigate the workplaceResource | 2014
A realistic and useful booklet for employers written collaboratively by consumers with significant consultation with people who employ consumers and people with expertise in relevant laws and employment practices. There is a matching resource for employers.
Mad Workplaces: A guide for workplaces about working alongside people with 'mental illness'.Resource | 2014
A realistic and useful booklet for employers written collaboratively by consumers with significant consultation with people who employ consumers and people with expertise in relevant laws and employment practices. There is a matching resource for consumers.
Championing Inclusion: A Guide to creating LGBTI inclusive organisationsResource | 2014
This resource provides a framework for organisations wishing to instigate a LGBTI Champions project across a diverse range of workplaces and groups, including mental health and suicide prevention services and organisations.
Going upstream A framework for promoting the mental health of LGBTI peopleResource | 2014
This document provides a framework that aims to specifically guide the development and implementation of strategies for the promotion of mental health and wellbeing and prevention of mental health problems in LGBTI Australians.
Working therapeutically with LGBTI clients: a practice wisdom resourceResource | 2014
This document is a collection of practice wisdom from the consulting room that compiles the professional experiences of those working with LGBTI people. It may be useful to psychologists, counsellors, psychotherapists, social workers, community workers or youth workers.
Co-production in mental health: A literature reviewResource | 2013
In 2013, Mind (UK) commissioned nef (the new economics foundation) to carry out a review of existing evidence regarding co-production – examining when, why, and how it has been used in mental health and what impact it has had on people’s lives and their recovery.