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Let’s get real is a framework that supports people working in mental health and addiction to develop the right knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to effectively support people using services.
More than numbers is a project to gather data on New Zealand's adult mental health and addiction service workforce.
Organisations can access resources to improve the way they respond to people experiencing co-existing problems.
Te Pou is a source of information, resources and research to help the sector develop and grow the peer workforce in a sustainable and measured way.
International evidence shows that for people experiencing mental health issues, having a paid job is a key part of getting and staying well.
The International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) and the International Initiative for Disability Leadership (IIDL) are international learning collaboratives for mental health, addiction and disability leaders.
Evidence based tools are available to support in-patient services to reduce seclusion and restraint, developed by Te Pou with support from the Ministry of Health.
People working in mental health and addiction can access Skills Matter funding to take part in postgraduate training.
Te Pou has produced a range of resources to support the development of sustainable, effective supervision processes.
Te Pou provides tools and guidance to support organisations to deliver effective talking therapy programmes.
Information and resources to support organisations to integrate workforce planning and development with service development.