We at ALLIED HEALTH SUPPORT SERVICES have collated a stack of cool links, research, PD, resources and events this month just for you…

Please comment or shoot me an email if you feel you would like a different area of clinical or non-clinical practice covered or if you feel there is an awesome blog / link / service / research / innovation your fellow AHP’s should really know about!!

Mental Health begins with me


Our first LRUB for 2019 and we have chosen to feature – MENTAL HEALTH – relevant to ALL health professionals, ALL parents, ALL employers, ALL employees… 

Read on, comment & share!


Blogs & Influencers

Popped into see what Dr Happy (internationally renowned leader in Positive Psychology – Dr Tim Sharp) is writing about these days?  Super common issues across health professionals – ANXIETY & LOW SELF-ESTEEM…

Check out this blog – What if you could overcome anxiety with this one simple mental hack?

You may be surprised to learn just how common LOW SELF-ESTEEM is across our professions… Keen to boost yours? Read this blog –  7 Ways to boost self-esteem

Still checking out Twitter on occasion?  Have a look at the Top 10 Mental Health advocates and influencers over at Nerve 10…

Nextcare Health Conference logo

Equipment & Resources

Kids starting school anyone?? Great list of brilliant Apps for kids here – parents & paediatric health professionals – hop over to Source Kids – Apps to help children manage their anxiety


Private Practice  Heads Up Logo

Heads Up – 

Better mental health in the workplace

Resources for SMALL BUSINESSES – employers & employees 

mental health in the workplace


Clinical – Mental Health

Have you checked out our FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & EDUCATION DATABASE? All the business cards and links in one place for you to peruse… Just like these!


Mental Health Academy-       Mental Health Academy Logo

Online CPD options for Mental Health Professionals

Monthly or annual subscriptions


Emerging Minds  Emerging Minds Logo

The National Workforce Centre for Child Mental

Health offers innovative FREE online courses

specifically designed to support your practice.


Wise Mind WiseMind Logo is the online child of Gary Pike, a

practicing psychologist and the Clinic Director of Byron Clinic, which focuses on

bringing the world’s leading minds in mental health treatment and understanding to Australia.


e-Mental Health in Practice eMHprac e-Mental Health in Practice Logo

The eMHPrac e-Mental Health in Practice Project is funded by the Australian Government and aims to raise health practitioner awareness and knowledge of e-mental health and to provide FREE training, webinars and online modules.

Self Care  

It’s time to go back to work… We’re all thinking it, let’s put it into practice this year!!

30 Self-Care Tips: How to Avoid Sickness, Burnout, and Exhaustion – Tiny Buddha

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Cool, Current Research in Mental Health 

American Journal of Occupational Therapy, January 2019, Vol 73

Mindfulness-Based Yoga for Youth With Persistent Concussion: A Pilot Study


Australian e-Journal of Advances in Mental Health, January 2019, Vol

Learning To Re-Create Your Life: An Evaluation of a Residential Mental Health Recovery Program


Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy, January 2019,

Workplace Mental Health: Current Practice and Support Needs of Ontario Occupational Therapists


Victorian Allied Health Research Conference 2019 


Sharing information and engaging with parents about child mental health ONLINE, Free Webinar – February 12th 2019


TheMHS Learning Network logoTHE Mental Health Service SUMMER FORUM “Community Mental Health: Human Rights & Services”– Sydney, 28 February–1 March 2019

TheMHS Annual Conference – “Building Health Communities”  Brisbane, 27-30th August 2019



6th Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counsellors Conference– Brisbane, 27-29th September 2019



Australian Centre For Eating Disorders Australian Centre For Eating Disorders

Training across Australia & New Zealand

Psychological Approaches for Clients with Weight Concerns

Practical Skills for Eating Disorders & Weight Concerns

Eating Disorder Essentials



Check out these great links, services and resources and let us know how we can help you

Until next month – NEUROLOGY FEATURE in our ROUND UP BLOG, let’s support each other! #alliedhealthprofessionsrule


Sarena Jones

Director @ Allied Health Support Services

[email protected]