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 environmental 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

The first round of facilitator training for 2021 is now underway. Please click on one of the following links to register your training place. Please note, our training numbers are limited to 12 people per session.

23-24 February, 2021, Queenstown (fully booked)

2-3 March, 2021, Auckland

24-25 March, 2021, Christchurch

31 March – 1 April 2021, Queenstown

15-16 April, 2021, Wellington


If you'd like to be put on the training waiting list or to talk about in-house training please contact Michelle: 021 234 7413.

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