Help Communify to Help the Community this Winter: Spotlight Member Activities Issue 12

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QAMH member organisation is Communify Queensland, is inviting all community members, staff, students and volunteers to declutter their wardrobes and donate any unwanted clean clothes, shoes, books and accessories for its Wrap Up For Winter event.

The event, scheduled for 14th June 2017, offers community members a chance to ensure they are prepared for winter, and can stay healthy, over winter.

Donations can be dropped at the entrance of Jubilee Hall at 180 Jubilee Tce, Bardon (Mon- Fri 9am-5pm).

For further information, see the event flyer.



Special Showing: When the Bough Breaks_Spotlight Member Activities Issue 11

Logo for Peach Tree Perinatal WellnessYou are invited to a networking event for professionals working in the perinatal sector in Brisbane on Friday 26 May. The event will be hosted by QAMH member, Peach Tree Perinatal Wellness, who will present a special showing of the newly released USA documentary ‘When the Bough Breaks’.

This is a documentary produced in the United States and shines a bright light on the serious issues associated with postpartum depression and psychosis.

For further information and to book, visit the event website.



Open Minds Seeks Two Non-Executive Directors: Member Activities Issue 11

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The Open Minds’ Board wishes to recruit two Non-Executive Directors who have a genuine interest in the work of Open Minds. The skills sets being sought are as follows.

  • A clinical or allied health professional – potentially a clinical psychologist, registered mental health nurse therapist, social worker or health professional – with significant mental health experience providing support or clinical services to clients/patients in a health/psychiatric facility.
  • A professional with experience in strategic human resource management, organisational development, and industrial relations. Previous board experience will be highly regarded for this role.

Candidates from south-east Queensland and northern NSW are sought.

Directors are remunerated by way of a base annual fee plus an additional loading for those directors who also chair a board committee.

To apply for this position, visit, click on “Position Search”, select role before clicking on “View Selected” and then “Apply Online”.

Alternatively, for further information about the positions please contact Glee Mitchell on 0417 065 408 or

Applications close 5pm Friday, 19 May 2017.