This webinar will present the guidelines that were developed by Mental Health First Aid Australia and the University of Melbourne, with assistance from the National LGBTI Health Alliance, MindOUT project. The guidelines outline what a person needs to consider when providing mental health first aid to an LGBTIQ person. It will briefly review the literature on… Continue reading MindOUT Webinar: Considerations When Proving Mental Health First Aid to an LGBTIQ Person »
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This webinar will give a brief introduction to LGBTI people and communities in the context of mental health. All Australians have the right to non-judgemental, culturally appropriate mental health care, however Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people are overrepresented in mental health statistics of anxiety, depression as well as having increased risk of… Continue reading MindOUT Webinar: Brief Introduction to LGBTI Mental Health »
Description: This webinar aims to give insight into approaches taken to make LivingWorks suicide intervention skills trainings inclusive for LGBTI people and communities. Specifically the webinar will outline processes and the presenter experiences in the delivery of suicide prevention initiatives for LGBTI people in WA. This webinar will have a focus on ASIST with tips… Continue reading MindOUT Webinar: Including LGBTI People in Suicide Intervention Skills Training »
Free online LGBTI Aged Care training for all workers in the aged care sector. A convenient online module designed to give staff an introduction to the core principles of working in an inclusive way with older lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and interesex (LGBTI) people. Available to organisations throughout Australia. This training covers the basics and… Continue reading LGBTI Aged Care Training e-Learning Module »
A submission to the Australian Medical Council on its review of national intern assessment processes and medical specialist accreditation.
In This Issue What is consumer directed care? (CDC), and what does it mean for older LGBTI Australians? LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care in perspective Schedule 3: Contractual guidance for the implementation of intersex, trans, and non-binary gender inclusion National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy Implementation National Aged Care Awareness Training Project – An… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.4 No.3, Apr 2014 »
Inside this issue: 2014: Focused on the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people in Australia Call for Abstracts, Courageous Voices: LGBTI Mental Health Conference Call for member input: Senate Inquiry into Dementia Care Featured Resource: Suicide attempts among transgendered and gender non-conforming adults National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Roundtable: Call for expressions of interest… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.4 No.1, Feb 2014 »
Inside this Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Focus edition: Editorial – Barry Taylor LGBTI Champions: A progress report – Michelle Mars Counselling our communities in a time of digital diversity – Ross Jacobs How Michael Kirby saved my life – Andrew Webster MindOUT! Training Calendar 2014 Reducing cisgenderism in mental health research and practice: Answers… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.3 No.10, Dec 2013 »
Inside this edition: Editorial: Practical health outcomes for LGBTI people in Australia – Warren Talbot Media Release: Family Court improves health care for trans young people – LGBTI Health Alliance ‘Standing Strong’ – workshops for LGBTI mental health – Andrew Shaw Submission on Revised Australian Curriculum Health and Physical Education to Year 10 – LGBTI… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.3 No.7, Aug 2013 »
A follow up submission on the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education Foundation to Year 10 (the Health and Physical Education Curriculum).
A submission on “Challenging Myths: Resources for the wider community to relate to people whose sex and gender are ‘different’”.
A submission on the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) on the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education Foundation to Year 10 (the Health and Physical Education Curriculum).