Residents & Mental Health: Better Practice in SRS – Online – 15 October 2021
15 October 2021 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
|Title||Residents & Mental Health: Best Practice in SRS|
|Date||Friday, 15 October 2021|
|Time||11:00am - 3:00pm|
|Venue||Online - Zoom Meeting|
|Registration||FREE for managers and staff of Victorian|
SRS facilities to attend
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.
|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 email@example.com 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.