Family and Carer Information Session on Mental Health

  • Dates: 02 Aug, 2017
  • Location: 12 Elsa Wilson Drive, Buderim, QLD
  • Address: Cooinda Mental Health Service, The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital
  • Email: scph.cooinda@uchealth.com.au
  • How to find us: Cooinda Mental Health Service, Day Program Entrance, Ground level Free car parking available on hospital grounds- closest car park will be Cooinda Mental Health Service, Ground level
  • Website: www.sunshinecoasthospital.com.au
  • Phone: 1300 78 04 13

​Learn more about mental health

The Mental Health Family and Carer Program is made up of regular, individual sessions available at The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital at Buderim. The purpose of these complimentary sessions is to inform and empower carers and family members of a person experiencing mental illness and related issues. Health Professionals will help you understand more about the issues your loved one is facing.
You will also have the opportunity to talk with others who may be going through a similar experience to yours. Sessions are presented in everyday language and a friendly, supportive environment.

Who may attend

Any carer or family member of a person who is experiencing a mental health illness and related issues.
• No referral required
• No cost
• Private Health Insurance not required
• Light refreshments and tea/coffee provided

How do I attend?

Contact Cooinda Mental Health Service Day Programs at any time to register (either phone or email). You are welcome to attend as many sessions as you like.

Phone 1300 78 04 13
Email: scph.cooinda@uchealth.com.au

Guest Speakers

Will include the following representatives:

  • Consultant Psychiatrist
  • Pharmacist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Mental Health Nurses
  • Representatives from other Service Providers
Each guest speaker will present a specific topic.

What is included

  • 5:30 – 6:30pm – Guest speaker presentation

  • 6:30 – 7:30pm – Informal networking with light refreshments tea/coffee