Up to 45% of consumers of adult mental health services are parents (Mayberry et al 2018). Up to 70% of children in child and youth mental health services have a parent with a mental health concern (Naughton, M. 2018). Working with families where a parent has a mental illness aids in recovery of the whole family. This workshop is designed to enhance participant’s knowledge, confidence, resources and strategies to work with families where a parent has a mental illness.
This interactive workshop will include:
At the end of this training participants will:
Priority for this workshop will be given to graduate nurses and new staff working within area mental health services.