Category: MindOUT

The home page for this category is the Mind OUT! project page.
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Representatives from LGBTI Specialist Youth Services from around Australia meet to share their wisdom and build capacity

Going Together: The MindOUT! Specialist Youth Services Project

Across Australia there are youth services that hold specialist skills in offering support to the full diversity of human bodies, genders, sexualities, and identities. These organisations provide essential, life-supporting care to young people who might describe themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer, or for whom the dominant cultural labels for sexuality, or gender,… Continue reading Going Together: The MindOUT! Specialist Youth Services Project »

Courageous Voices

MindOUT! conferences

MindOUT! conferences and symposiums, including the Courageous Voices conference, 2014, and the MindOUT! National Symposium 2012.

MindOUT! Training: Rainbow Blues

A training session provided by the MindOUT! Project. Target Audience: LGBTI community leaders LGBTI persons Partners, friends and family of LGBTI persons living with depression About this workshop: While depression and anxiety is generally becoming a more common experience in people’s lives, for LGBTI people the rates of depression and anxiety are significantly higher. Designed… Continue reading MindOUT! Training: Rainbow Blues »

MindOUT Training: Equal, not the same

A training session provided by the MindOUT! Project. Target Audience: Service Managers in mainstream mental health & suicide prevention organisations Clinical Managers or supervisors Workers in mental health, community health, primary health, social and community services, education About this workshop: The over-representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people living with a mental… Continue reading MindOUT Training: Equal, not the same »

MindOut Champions

MindOUT! Champions Project

Established in 2013, the MindOUT Champions project works to improve the capacity of the mental health and suicide prevention organisations to identify, respond and address the mental health and wellbeing needs of LGBTI people. A pilot of the project with 11 organisations over 10 months in 2013-14 resulted in the development of Championing Inclusion: A Guide… Continue reading MindOUT! Champions Project »

Network MindOut

Network MindOUT!

NETWORK MINDOUT! – LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Network MindOUT supports the professional development of the mental health and suicide prevention sectors to practice and implement strategies that support inclusive and accessible services to LGBTI people and communities. The network supports members to stay informed about resources, activities, initiatives, professional development training and research… Continue reading Network MindOUT! »

MindOUT! Webinars

Network MindOUT Webinar Series This exciting and innovative series of webinars that critically engages with topics relevant to understanding mental health and suicide prevention for LGBTI people. In each webinar, the presenter will speak for 40 minutes on a topic pertinent to LGBTI mental health and suicide prevention, followed by a Q&A session. Webinar participants… Continue reading MindOUT! Webinars »

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The first national project of its kind, MindOUT! is funded by the Commonwealth Government to work with LGBTI organisations and mainstream mental health organisations to improve mental health and suicide prevention outcomes for LGBTI people and populations.

Courageous Voices

Courageous Voices: reminder

With the Courageous Voices Conference fast approaching, we encourage people to register to attend what will be an inspiring and thought provoking event. The program is now available on the MindOUT Conference website and provides insight into some of the many themes and experiences that will be explored over the 2 days. The National LGBTI… Continue reading Courageous Voices: reminder »