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Free poster for non profit use welcoming those asking for help. “Welcome – you have our respect and support. We care.” Mixed media painting by Helen Wilding
Free poster for non profit use acknowledging the strength and courage involved in reaching out and asking for help. Mixed media painting by Helen Wilding.
NEXUS Dual Diagnosis Service in Melbourne share a list of questions mental health carers can ask about treatment or discharge from a hospital or service
2 minute video using paper dolls to explain why mental health carers need to be included as partners in recovery – building bridges versus building walls
What does a thank you mean to you? Does it make a difference to services? Why write a thank you letter? Share yours here!
I don't have university qualifications in psychology, or social work, or psychiatry. I haven't been taught how to manage mental illness. I haven't sat through lectures on diagnosis. I haven't been taught how to respond to someone who wants to die. I haven't written a thesis on dealing with self harm. I don't know how to assess suicide risk. I don't know how to tell whether a crisis can be contained at home or whether a hospital admission is necessary …
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