Participants Wanted for EEgenda Video

March 2, 2017

Louise Meek and Norman Neeson from EEgenda Video Production, a company that develops training and education video resources, are developing a video resource for a NSW Legal Aid training session to focus on providing better service to clients living with mental illness. The aim of the video is to provide awareness and education to NSW […]

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Expression of Interest in becoming a Mental Health Team Representative

October 27, 2016

The Nepean Blue Mountains PHN is calling for expressions of interest for anyone interested in participating in their¬†Consumer and Carer Mental Health Team. It is open to community members who live in the Nepean Blue Mountains region (Lithgow, Hawkesbury, Penrith or the Blue Mountains) and have a lived experience of mental health issues. The Consumer […]

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Volunteers Needed for Trials of a New Treatment for Depression

October 17, 2016

UNSW researchers, with the help of National Health and Medical Research Council, have established a clinical trial on the effect of ketamine in treating severe depression. Black Dog Institute is seeking volunteers to attend a¬†clinical trial for a potentially new treatment option for depression. Ketamine is currently used in anesthesia, sedation and pain relief, but […]

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Job Opportunity – Policy Officer

September 14, 2016

BEING IS LOOKING FOR A FIXED TERM PART-TIME POLICY OFFICER BEING is currently seeking a part-time Policy Officer to join our busy and dynamic policy team. Your day to day activities will include identifying, researching and advocating on systemic issues relevant to people with a lived experience of mental illness; developing responses on policy issues; […]

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BEING is looking for a Policy Volunteer!

March 8, 2016

Being is seeking a volunteer to assist the Policy Team in community engagement, policy research and advocacy. The role provides opportunities to further develop skills in research and working with a range of people and organisations. You will also learn more about the experiences of people with mental health issues, and play a part in […]

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