Mental health

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Course

This course teaches first aid skills for adult members of the public to give initial help to adults experiencing mental health problems, in a mental health crisis situation, or in the early stages of a mental illness.

Child Aware Supervision

Free online training for supervisors in strategies that promote child and family-sensitive practices in their service.

‘Family Focus’ intervention

Free online training designed for mental health professionals treating parents with depression and/or anxiety to foster resilience in their children and the family unit

RAW – Rural Alive & Well Tasmania

Rural Alive and Well Inc is a not for profit organisation delivering suicide prevention and community wellbeing services to the Central Highlands, Glamorgan Spring Bay and Southern Midlands Municipalities in Tasmania.  Rural Alive & Well Inc is also funded to provide a suicide prevention and community wellbeing service for Forest Workers, their families and associated…

Live Free Tassie

Helping young people to live free from addiction     Live Free Tassie helps young people to live free from life controlling problems. Our programs empower young people to make positive lifestyle choices to maximise their potential and destiny.     At Live Free Tassie, we provide recovery opportunities that focus on holistic healing. Our…

Mental Health Carers Tasmania

Supporting carers, relatives and friends of people with mental ill health   Formerly known as ARAFMI, Mental Health Carers Tasmania is an organisation working to assist assist individuals, families and friends, and the wider community to receive information and gain a better understanding of mental ill health and mental illness.   Whether you are a…

Supporting women with complex needs

The relationship between substance abuse and domestic and family violence This resource is an important first step in clarifying how service providers can work in collaborative and respectful ways with women who have experienced violence and who have substance use concerns. It identifies how common it is for women to experience both concerns and therefore…