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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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Latest news

Catch up on all the latest news and stories from the community-based mental health sector.

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Sector events

Discover a range of ways to connect and learn through our events, forums and talks.

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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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Training Registration


Understanding Mental Health

Course Fee: Fully funded, free for all participants add

Duration 2 days
Course Outcomes
  • Learn to create respectful relationships that support recovery and come to understand principles of duty of care and dignity of risk, self-care and managing stress
  • Explore different understandings of mental ‘illness’
  • Hear real-life experiences of mental ‘illness’ and recovery
  • Understand what can impact on wellbeing, mental health and recovery
  • Discover the multiple, significant impacts of trauma and ways to encourage people to discover the supports that work for them
  • Gain new insights on duty of care and risk
  • Support a person’s self-directed recovery goals

If you have any questions or issues completing the registration form below, please contact us by email training@mhcc.org.au or phone 02 9060 9627.



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