Facilitator Training

This two-day interactive facilitator training programme covers both theoretical knowledge and practical skills and equips participants with:

  • an understanding of mental health literacy and how to build it through the GoodYarn workshops
  • the resources and skills to deliver a 2.5 hour GoodYarn workshop (rural and/or workplace version)
  • the ability to use a variety of adult learning techniques to communicate mental health concepts
  • an understanding of the individual, societal and environment determinants of mental health
  • knowledge about common mental health problems and how to talk about them
  • an understanding of the mental health system and resources available

We are currently taking expressions of interest for the following facilitator training dates. If you are interested in becoming a GoodYarn facilitator for your workplace please click on the appropriate link and complete the required information.

  • 20–21 March 2019 (Christchurch)
  • 10-11 April 2019 (Wellington)
  • 29-30 May 2019 (Christchurch)
  • 12-13 June 2019 (Dunedin)
  • 18-19 June 2019 (Christchurch)
  • 15-16 August 2019 (Auckland)
  • 19-20 August 2019 (Christchurch)
  • 22-23 August 2019 (Te Aroha)
  • 5-6 September 2019 (Auckland)

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