Interested in becoming a SKIPS presenter?
Becoming a SKIPS Presenter strengthens and enhances the roles of professionals who work with Primary School staff and children in their final years of Primary School.
Professionals who currently make great SKIPS Presenters include:
• School Psychologists
• Mental Health Clinicians
• Child and Youth Workers
• Community/Family Mental Health workers
• Health Promotion officers • Community development workers
• School Focused Youth coordinators
• Welfare coordinators
• Senior Teachers
• CYMHS workers
• COPMI/FaPMI workers…
On Tuesday 21st April, the Honourable James Merlino MP launched a resource booklet developed for Primary School staff wishing to better support families where a parent has a mental illness.
The launch was attended by the local community and included: Principals, Wellbeing staff, local government School Focused Youth Coordinators, parents, children with a parent with a mental illness and professionals working in the mental health and education fields.
To read the articles that appeared in the local paper please click here.