Can you help?
MHFA Australia is looking for participants to take part in a Delphi study to
develop Guidelines on considerations when providing mental
health first aid to a person with an intellectual disability.
We are looking for people who are 18 years and older and meet
at least one of the below criteria:
Have experience in caring (unpaid) for or providing day-to-day support to an adult or adolescent with an intellectual disability who has experienced mental health problems AND have had current or past engagement in activities that give you a broader exposure to the experiences of people with an intellectual disability and mental health problems, e.g. are a member of a carer support group, through a professional role, or carer advocacy organisation, etc.
Be a mental health professional, disability professional, educator or researcher with at least 3 years’ experience in the area of intellectual disability and mental health.
Have at least 3 years’ experience working or volunteering for an advocacy organisation in a formal role as an advocate for people with intellectual disability.
If you are interested in participating, please contact Kathy Bond (firstname.lastname@example.org) See attached information sheet for more details. Also, feel free to let others know about this study.