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The Working Mind for Employees

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  • 5 hours
  • $300.00 incl. GST

Description

The Working Mind (TWM), is an education-based program designed to address and promote mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness in a workplace setting.

By reducing stigma and discrimination, TWM helps workplaces create a culture that fosters greater awareness and support for mental health among employees, managers, and employers.

This course is suitable for all employees in a workplace setting. Managers, supervisors and team leads looking to complete The Working Mind should complete The Working Mind for Managers.

Objectives

  • Reduce the stigma around mental illness
  • Promote your organisations mental health
  • Transform the way participants think and talk about mental health and mental illness
  • Help participants identify poor mental health in themselves and others
  • Give participants the coping skills to manage stress and poor mental health
  • Create a more supportive work environment

For Employees

TWM for employees offers easily applied scenario-based lessons, videos that feature people with lived experience of mental illness, reference guides and practical handouts.

On completing the course, employees will be able to:

  • understand mental health and mental illness
  • recognise its signs and indicators, in themselves and others
  • reduce stigma and negative attitudes toward people with mental health problems
  • support colleagues with mental health problems
  • maintain their own mental health and improve their resilience.

Topics 

  1. Mental health and mental illness in the workplace
  2. Stigma and discrimination in the workplace
  3. The Mental Health Continuum Model
  4. Self-Care
  5. Creating a supportive workplace
  6. Practical application

Contact

We also offer this course to corporate groups. To learn more and discuss course options for your organisation, please contact us on training@act.lifeline.org.au 

By attending training with Lifeline, you agree to our terms and conditions

Event Times

Friday August 9

Lifeline Canberra (1/71 Northbourne Ave, City)

  • 5 hours
  • $300.00 incl. GST

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