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About the sector

The community managed mental health sector is a key provider of mental health services and supports to people in the community.

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Annual Reports

Find detailed information on the work we do to support the community managed mental health sector.

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Mental Health Rights Manual

An online guide to help explain your legal and human rights in the mental health and human services systems in New South Wales.

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Recovery Oriented Language Guide

Words are important. The language we use and the stories we tell have great significance to all involved.

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Registered training

Build on your lived experience or on-the-job experience and receive a nationally recognised qualification.

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Customised training

Contact us to design a professional development solution for your workforce and organisation.

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Our members

Our members are community managed mental health organisations, large and small, local and NSW-wide service providers.

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Become a member

Join a strong network of community-based mental health organisations delivering better outcomes for people in New South Wales.

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Trauma-Informed Care and Practice Organisational Toolkit (TICPOT) – NEW EDITION

TICPOT – your free guide to developing trauma-informed organisations

MHCC is excited to release the TICPOT toolkit FREE to download until the end of July 2019, as a guide to developing trauma-informed organisations.

Trauma is highly prevalent in mental health and human service settings and to be truly trauma-informed, organisations must be sensitive to the impacts of trauma and the potential for re-traumatisation.

TICPOT guides organisations through the process of embedding trauma-informed care and practice (TICP) into all aspects of service delivery, to ensure the highest quality support for people who have experienced trauma.

TICPOT provides templates, checklists and information in two parts which are free to download. The two-part toolkit is a roadmap to auditing, planning, implementation and evaluation as part of a quality improvement cycle. It includes tools to build on existing trauma-informed practices and incorporates updates based on feedback from the initial 2015 TICPOT launch.

MHCC hopes this free resource forms the basis for a new approach across all human service organisations, guiding a continuous process of reflection, assessment and change.

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