Being’s Lived Experience Ideas Exchange is a new Being event. It aims to connect consumer advocates, policy makers, and service providers from across the mental health sector, to share recovery focused, trauma-informed, consumer-driven ideas and initiatives. There will be many opportunities for attendees to interact, find like-minded people, and explore options for collaboration.

Being is pleased to announce the following presenters and their initiatives:

Initiative Presenter/s
Professional Practice Academy Joanna Wilson and Luke Carey
Introducing Peer Workforce into Youth Early Psychosis Program headspace Marko Turner and Gillian Abadines
Critical Perspectives on ‘Madness’ Reading Group Natalia Jerzmanowska and Sarah Roffey
Thrive Erin Higgins
calmEQ Julia Busquets
Lived Experience Project: establishing a framework for participation, influence and leadership Sage Green and Jenna Roberts
Recovery-Oriented Practice Evaluation Service (ROPES)  Bè Aadams
Peer Work in Australia Jae Radican

Click here to read more about each initiative

Event details:

Where: Collective Purpose Conference Centre Suite 501, 80 William St Woolloomooloo

When: 13 October 2016, 11.00am – 3.00pm

(Arrive by 10:40am for 11:00am start)

Lunch will be provided.

Places are limited. RSVP for this event has now closed.