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University of NSW in partnership within partnership with Ageing Disability and Home Care, NSW Health and the Health Education and Training Institute.

Intellectual disability mental health e-Learning: Free e-learning for carers, health professionals and disability professionals.

https://www.idhealtheducation.edu.au/

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Centre for Mental Health Learning Victoria

Interactive education resource for everyone with an interest in intellectual disability mental health. The online training contains multiple modules, of various lengths clustered under five different courses:

  • About intellectual disability (3 modules)
  • Fundamental skills in IDMH (4 modules)
  • Clinical foundations in IDMH (3 modules)
  • Specialist topics in IDMH (5 modules)
  • Cardiometabolic Health (2 modules)

https://cmhl.org.au/training/intellectual-disability-mental-health-e-learning

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Orygen

A free online webinar focussed on the challenge of co-occurring mental illness and intellectual disability in young people.

https://www.orygen.org.au/Training/Resources/Neurodevelopmental-disorders/Webinars/The-challenge-of-co-occurring-mental-illness-and-i

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disABILITY AWAREness

Free online training focused on promoting an awareness of disability and the impact that societal attitudes and inherent stigma and discrimination have on the lives of people with disability.

https://disabilityawareness.com.au/elearning/disability-awareness/

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Council for Intellectual Disability in collaboration with CESPHN

The four modules will improve participants' understanding of the NDIS and the role of primary health providers when working with people with disability and ensure people with disability have better access to services and good health outcomes.

https://www.cesphn.org.au/news/latest-updates/3995-ndis-education-and-training-for-health-providers

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3DN (Department of Development, Disability Neuropsychiatry, University of NSW)

People with an intellectual disability, family and carers and professionals from mental health, disability and other services, agree that substantial improvement in access to mental health supports and services is required. The Guide has been developed as a practical framework for the development of accessible mental health services. It provides assistance to professionals and to services to improve access to high quality mental health care for people with an intellectual disability

Accessible Mental Health Services for People with an Intellectual Disability: A Guide for Providers

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3DN (Department of Development, Disability Neuropsychiatry, University of NSW)

3DN is part of the School of Psychiatry within UNSW Medicine. We champion the right of people with an intellectual or developmental disability to the same level of health and mental health care as the rest of the population.

https://www.3dn.unsw.edu.au/

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Central and Eastern Sydney Public Health Network (CESPHN), Resources for Clients with an Intellectual Disability

Information, Resources and Links to other educational opportunities

https://www.cesphn.org.au/general-practice/help-my-patients-with/intellectual-disability

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