OAMH LogoWe offer training to clinicians working in Older Adult Mental Health (OAMH) and are back running our popular whole day of training in this area now in a COVID safe environment.

As we are aware of the aging population, this training is relevant not only to those working in OAMH but any health professional working in rehabilitation.

Our calendar fills quickly so if you or your would like to express interest in a session, please contact us via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We currently have two modules for OAMH:

Module 1: Evidence Based Person Centred Care

  • Understand the elements of a recovery apporach in Older Adult Mental Health based on evidence based practice
  • Understand the human factor when working with Older Adult Mental Healht patients
  • Through the use of real case study scenarios practice effective communication
Module 2:  Depression, Delirium & Dementia
  • Learn strategies to support your care in Older Adult Mental Health based on these approaches;
    • Mentalization
    • Mindfulness
    • Behavioural Activation / Activity Scheduling
    • Validation and Orientation
    • Nidotherapy

The OAMH facilitating recovery program has been developed and informed by the SAC Community of Practice, the TRACS WA Expert Reference Group with input from the OAMH psychiatric lead as well as synthesis of current literature nationally and internationally. If you would like to find out more about this training please contact TRACS WA via email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone (08) 9431 2351.