Mental Health Month

Each year BEING engages in a number of events and opportunities as part of the Mental Health Month Celebrations. Mental Health Month is held in October each year in NSW.

For 2016, BEING’s Mental Health Month Event is the Lived Experience Ideas Exchange.

For more information about BEING’s Lived Experience Ideas Exchange, or other events BEING is participating in, click on the images below:


Lived Experience Ideas Exchange 2016


Wellness Walk

The Lived Experience Ideas Exchange Update

October 27, 2016

The Lived Experience Ideas Exchange is a new BEING event. BEINGs inaugural Lived Experience Ideas Exchange was held on Thursday 13 October 2016. The event brought together consumer advocates, policy makers and service providers in the mental health sector to network, share information on new initiatives, and discuss opportunities for collaboration. The day included a […]

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Presenters at Lived Experience Ideas Exchange 2016

October 27, 2016

At the 2016 Lived Experience Ideas Exchange we heard from the below exciting initiatives. Read on to find out more about each initiative, the work they are doing and their contact details. Update: Occasionally we will also be providing initiative updates on this page. Any updates are highlighted in blue. Professional Practice Academy The Professional […]

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Speakers announced for Lived Experience Ideas Exchange!

October 8, 2016

The Lived Experience Ideas Exchange is a new BEING event. The event aims to connect consumer advocates, policy makers, and service providers from across the mental health and community services sector, to share recovery focused, trauma-informed, and consumer-driven ideas and initiatives. The event will have many opportunities for attendees to interact, find like-minded people, share ideas […]

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