What is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker?

The Federal Government recognises Accredited Mental Health Social Workers like other allied health professionals such as Psychologists as an assessing and therapy specialist with mental health expertise.

Accredited Mental Health Social Workers use a range of interventions in helping people with mental health disorders, including the following focussed psychological strategies:
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Behavioural interventions
  • Cognitive interventions
  • Relaxation strategies
  • Skills training
  • Problem solving
  • Anger management
  • Social skills
  • Stress management
  • Parenting skills
  • Interpersonal therapy
  • Psycho-education (including Motivational Interviewing)
  • Narrative therapy

Using psychological focussed strategic and therapeutic treatments, an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker can offer you the following professional services:
  • Mental Health Specialistsó Stress Reduction, Calming Anxiety and Depression Recovery
  • Generalist Counselling and Consultancy
  • Supervision
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Grief and Loss Specialists
  • Employee Assistance Program for the Workplace
  • MAIB
  • Workers Compensation
  • NDIS

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