Speak Up Courses

Introduction to Zoom as a Learning Platform

  • Explore how to use and utilise Zoom for online classes and education.
  • Engage in interactive learning
  • Build confidence with online learning

Introduction to Peer Work Session 1

  • Understand the history of Peer Work
  • Discover the many different roles of a Peer worker
  • Explore options for you

Defining Frames of Mental Health Recovery Session 1

  • Deep dive and explore the meaning of Recovery
  • Get involved and discuss individual views on Recovery
  • Explore diverse world views on Recovery
  • Investigate different Recovery approaches and language

Sharing your Lived Experience

  • Defining lived experience
  • Identify skills and expectations
  • Recognising boundaries
  • Compare & contrast impacts
  • Manage wellbeing

Introduction to Peer Work Session 2

  • Uniqueness and differentiation of peer worker roles
  • Knowledge and understanding before entering the Peer Workforce
  • Where to now-exploring different opportunities
  • You must complete session 1 before you can do session 2.

Defining Frames of Mental Health Recovery Session 2

  • Develop skills in reflecting critically and compassionately on our own, and others’, frames of recovery
  • Drawing on diverse understandings of recovery to strengthen Peer work and our own recovery journeys
  • You must complete session 1 before you can do session 2.

Understanding Stigma & discrimination

  • Gain an understanding of stigma & discrimination
  • Identify the different types of stigmas
  • Explore why stigma exists
  • Understand the impacts of stigma & discrimination
  • Be empowered to challenge and 'rise above'

Peer Up Courses