Thu, 20 Aug | 17 Johnston St

Rural Minds Mental Health Workshop

A comprehensive workshop covering all things mental health!
Registration is Closed
Rural Minds Mental Health Workshop

DATE & LOCATION

20 Aug 2020, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
17 Johnston St, 17 Johnston St, Dalwallinu WA 6609, Australia

ABOUT THE EVENT

Bring a buddy for an interactive workshop covering the many faces of mental health, thanks to Rural Minds!

Rural Minds is a comprehensive program designed for people living and working in rural Australia by people living and working in rural Australia.  Anyone who is connected to the land or living in a rural area – through farming, rural work or rural business.  Teachers, publicans, pharmacists – anyone with an interest in strengthening and giving back to their community.

This half-day Rural Minds workshop combines practical, culturally-relevant information around risk factors, signs and symptoms, prevention tips/techniques and where and how to get assistance.  Including compelling accounts of mental health issues from those involved in the agricultural sector, and a suite of Rural Minds DVDs to accompany the delivery of the workshop; tailored particularly for primary producers, their families and those who work and/or live in rural communities.

The workshop will:

  • Improve your awareness and understanding of mental health issues
  • Make the connection between mental health and personal safety
  • Give you the confidence, strategies and pathways to supports to help you preserve your mental health and that of your family and friends.

Topics covered will include:

  • Stigma
  • Risks to mental health
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Destructive Thinking
  • Acute Stress and PTSD
  • Dementia
  • Suicide
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health
  • Relationships
  • Financial Stress and Succession
  • Strategies to build and maintain mental health
  • Mental health supports

Further information on the workshop can be found in the event flyer.

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  • Non Member
    $30
    +$0.75 Service fee
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