headspace Chatswood offers a suite of presentations that target young people as well as parents, teachers and anyone in the community who might interact with young people regularly.
Designed for schools, educational institutions and organisations working with young people, our sessions promote positive mental health and wellbeing and early help-seeking in our community.
The length and content of presentations can be adapted to suit the target audience.
headspace presentations can cover the following topics:
- Body image
- Eating disorders
- Stress and stress management
- Understanding grief and loss
- General mental health
- Recognising the signs of mental illness
- How to stay mentally healthy
headspace Chatswood information stalls can be facilitated at events including school lunch breaks, sporting carnivals, community events or festivals. They facilitate linkages for young people, parents, teachers,schools and the community to headspace Chatswood. The stalls provide resources, fact sheets, referral information, merchandise and service information.
Parents, Carers or Teachers
headspace Chatswood also provides parent and/or teacher information sessions. The topics of these sessions are adapted to the needs or wants of the group. Generally they outline headspace Chatswood and what services are available for young people. Parents, carers and teachers are here provided with information so they feel better prepared to support their young people.
headspace Chatswood can provide tours and visits at our local headspace centres for service providers.
Throughout the in-service tour you'll be provided with an overview of the services, staff and resources on site at this centre, in addition to information on making appropriate referrals to headspace.
Service and Referral Presentations
We provide presentations for groups of staff and/or service providers who work with young people (e.g. teachers, youth workers, school counselors etc).
headspace Chatswood can also post out promotional material such posters, info sheets and merchandise.
*Please note that headspace Chatswood provides educational presentations that are of a general nature and have a health promotion and education focus. We deliver these presentations to promote positive mental health and well-being and encourage young people to do the same. Our Community Engagement staff are unable to provide sessions with a medical or therapeutic focus. As such, any community event requests which might require advice from a trained professional working at headspace Chatswood is subject to limited staff availability.
For any additional information please contact:
Community Engagement Officer
(02) 8021 3668