Peer Project Worker

MHACA is a specialist psychosocial recovery and mental health promotion organisation with a strong presence and reputation in the community. MHACA is currently seeking a Peer Project Worker. The Promoting Peer Work in the NT Project is funded by the Australian Government Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program. It aims to provide opportunities for people

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This is Piper. Piper is a Minddog, helping out at MHACA to keep everyone's spirits up at the moment. Make sure you find some activities that help keep your spirits up this weekend.

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This is Piper. Piper is a Minddog, helping out at MHACA to keep everyones spirits up at the moment. Make sure you find some activities that help keep your spirits up this weekend.

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Great work Piper x

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The website has an archive of 21,000 positive news stories from around the globe. It is also featuring good news stories coming out of the COVID-19 crisis. Go to https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/

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Today is World Bipolar Day! People with Bipolar disorder experience exaggerated swings of mood, cognition and energy from one extreme to the other. A range of treatments and supports are available.

During periods of stress and social isolation, it is even more important for people with this condition to maintain quality of life (hobbies, social interaction, exercise and relaxation) and to attend to basic needs (nutrition, sleep and health).

Find out more information about Bipolar disorder at www.sane.org/information-stories/facts-and-guides/bipolar-disorder and blackdoginstitute.org.au/docs/default-source/factsheets/symptoms-of-bipolar-disorder.pdf
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Today is World Bipolar Day! People with Bipolar disorder experience exaggerated swings of mood, cognition and energy from one extreme to the other. A range of treatments and supports are available. 

During periods of stress and social isolation, it is even more important for people with this condition to maintain quality of life (hobbies, social interaction, exercise and relaxation) and to attend to basic needs (nutrition, sleep and health). 

Find out more information about Bipolar disorder at https://www.sane.org/information-stories/facts-and-guides/bipolar-disorder and https://blackdoginstitute.org.au/docs/default-source/factsheets/symptoms-of-bipolar-disorder.pdf

Tomorrow SANE Australia will be hosting their first ever mindfulness session for Topic Tuesday! The session is being hosted by Smiling Mind and is open to all users on both the Lived Experience and Carers Forums. Tune in Tuesday 31st March, 5.30pm NT time.

mhaca.saneforums.org/t5/Special-Events/Join-us-for-our-online-mindfulness-group-Tues-31st-March-7...

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Tomorrow SANE Australia will be hosting their first ever mindfulness session for Topic Tuesday! The session is being hosted by Smiling Mind and is open to all users on both the Lived Experience and Carers Forums. Tune in Tuesday 31st March, 5.30pm NT time.

https://mhaca.saneforums.org/t5/Special-Events/Join-us-for-our-online-mindfulness-group-Tues-31st-March-7-8pm/m-p/827996

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Keeping Connected and Mentally Healthy - an update from MHACA about our programs and tips for good mental health - mailchi.mp/951d132a6275/keeping-connected-and-mentally-healthy ... See MoreSee Less

Keeping Connected and Mentally Healthy - an update from MHACA about our programs and tips for good mental health - https://mailchi.mp/951d132a6275/keeping-connected-and-mentally-healthy

Christine Morgan, CEO of the National Mental Health Commission, urges people to prioritise their mental health and create communities of caring during these difficult times.

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