Mental Health Month - 22 October 2014
What makes you, YOUnique?
October is NSW Mental Health Month and this year’s theme is ‘beYOUnique!’
As a kick-start, our staff at the Hunter Institute of Mental Health have made a fun short video to inspire you to think about what makes you, YOU!
Response Ability Wins Award - 30 September 2014
Response Ability - recognised as award winning initiative.
The Response Ability program today will be awarded the Mental Health Matters Mental Health Promotion & Wellbeing Award 2014. This award recognises the national program in developing the confidence and skills of future teachers and educators.
The award will be accepted by Hunter Institute Director, Jaelea Skehan and members of the project team at an awards ceremony officiated by the Hon. Jai Rowell MP at NSW Parliament House.
Program Manager, Dr. Gavin Hazel said that the success of the program can be attributed to the easily digestible evidence-based information embedded within the resources and ongoing consultation with useres to enhance the program.
Look at the full media release at http://www.himh.org.au/home/news-and-media/current-news/news/2014/award-winning-initiative
NEW Podcasts - 10 September 2014The Response Ability team is pleased to announce the addition of podcasts to the Response Ability website.
ECA Conference 2014 - 9 September 2014
ECA Conference 2014
Staff from the Child, Youth & Wellbeing program presented over the weekend at the Early Childhood Australia National Conference 2014, held in Melbourne.
The theme this year was Seasons of Change: Leadership, Community, Identity.
Access our presentations on this website - through the About Us tab.
Ministerial Advisory Council for Child Care and Early Learning - 4 August 2014On the 26th July 2014, the Australian Government established the Ministerial Advisory Council for Child Care and Early Learning.
NEW COPMI Resources - 21 July 2014
COPMI releases new resources to enhance help-seeking in young people.
Children with a Disability Australia - Issues papers - 9 July 2014Children with Disability Australia (CDA) is the national peak body which represents children and young people with disability.
New anxiety fact sheet available - 3 July 2014New Response Ability fact sheets available
Response Ability at ATEA - 27 June 2014
Response Ability is attending the annual ATEA Conference in Sydney on the 8th and 9th of July.