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Residents & Mental Health: Better Practice in SRS – Online – 6 December 2021

6 December 2021 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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TitleResidents & Mental Health: Best Practice in SRS
DateMonday, 6 December 2021
Time11:00am - 3:00pm
VenueOnline - Zoom Meeting
RegistrationFREE for managers and staff of Victorian
SRS facilities to attend

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Overview:
Complimentary vital training for staff and proprietors of SRS

This online training will support participants to understand the importance of Mental Health in the SRS environment while identifying behaviours and patterns of Mental Health and the responsibilities of employees.

Key learning outcomes:

  • To increase our knowledge & understanding of Mental Health and behaviour and also recognise behaviour triggers
  • To learn & share what action to take when a resident needs assistance for a Mental Health issue
  • To look at existing practices & how to improve our SRS work place action in relation to mental health issues/incidents
  • To explore resources & supports available for the resident from Mental Health Services
  • Legalities overview
  • Documentation & Record Keeping
  • Sharing of our experiences  and how to take safe and effective action.

As of August 2015, the department requires all proprietors and staff of pension-level SRS to complete mental health training. Prior qualification may be recognised as meeting this requirement.*

 

*This requirement has been issued under section 205(c) of the Supported Residential Services (Private Proprietors) Act 2010.

This workshop has been adapted for online learning. There may be some changes to information provided during these online sessions. Due to time restrictions participants may also be required to complete post workshop reading or activities.

Delivery:

11:00am – 12:30pm 90 minutes online learning
12:30pm – 1:30pm BREAK
1:30pm – 3:00pm 90 minutes online learning

 

Due to restrictions from COVID-19 this workshop and all other SRS workshops will be presented online through Zoom.

All resources will also be emailed to participants prior to the workshop commencement date. Upon completion, certificates will also be sent via email.

Please ensure the details you enter on your registration are correct as these are the details used to contact you and where resources are emailed. 

This is an interactive session and participants need to be logged in 1-person per device. We use Zoom meeting platform and camera and microphone is required. If you can not meet this requirement please email events@lasa.asn.au or call 1300 111 636 to discuss. 

Due to limited numbers per workshop there is an initial limit of 3 participants per facility.

Please note, if you decide to complete an online workshop at the SRS it is recommended you complete it outside of your rostered shift, this will ensure the SRS has appropriate staffing levels to support residents.

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Details

Date:
6 December 2021
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Online
Australia

Organiser

LASA Events
Phone:
1300 111 636
Email:
events@lasa.asn.au