Recognising and Understanding Complex Mental Health Presentations

  • Oct
    22
    Thu, 22 Oct 09:30 AM - Thu, 22 Oct 03:30 PM in online
    • $225.00 incl. GST
    Register15 places remaining
Description

Provides practitioners with the knowledge and skills needed to identify and understand complex mental health presentations in the refugee context in order to support the recovery of survivors of torture and other traumatic events.


Content includes
  • Recognising complex presentations, signs and symptoms of mental illness and complex post-traumatic stress common among survivors of torture and trauma;
  • Understanding the knowledge base regarding evidence based therapeutic modalities relevant to treatment of the most common mental health diagnoses; and
  • Understanding the complexity of cultural factors and facilitating engagement.

Suitable for

Practitioners providing counselling and psychotherapy and other professionals working in the field of refugee mental health.


Pre-requisite

Participants will be expected to have completed either a Foundation House Introductory workshop, or ‘Refugee and Asylum Seeking Experiences’ Online.

The online option is available free as a pre-requisite when you register for this workshop.


Fee

Standard Rate: $225 per person
Early Bird Rate: $205 per person (if you enrol on or before 24 Sep)
Note: Discount will apply at Checkout