Latest Journal

Click here for a copy of our latest Journal Edition. Volume 10, Issue 1, 2019.



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Guidelines on Pathways to Care

A guide for parents and carers: Guidelines on Pathways to Care for children and adolescents with intellectual disability and challenging behaviour and/or mental health problems.  

Quick Link to the MOU

Devlopmental Psychiatry Clinic Evaluation

The Developmental Psychiatry Clinic has been evaluated by the Centre for Disability Studies. Access the document by clicking on the image below.

MOU between ADHC and Health
Excutive Summary

View the executive summary of the "Leading the Way in Mental Health and Intellectual Disability" needs analysis report here.


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Westmead Feelings Program Facilitator Scholarships Now Open...

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead are seeking applicants for the first ever Westmead Feelings Program 1 Facilitator Scholarships round, with the aim of supporting the mental health of children with autism and intellectual disability in NSW and to help us evaluate the WFP1 online facilitator learning platform.
Twelve scholarships will be awarded to professionals in NSW to complete the WFP 1 online facilitator certification course. The online facilitator certification course will give professionals the knowledge and skills necessary to deliver WFP 1 to children with autism and mild intellectual disability, their parents and teachers. Included in the scholarships will be the WFP 1 therapeutic kit, and WFP 1 therapeutic manuals for up to 6 children, their parents and teachers.
The 12 scholars will be supported via various mentoring opportunities throughout 2020. Each scholarship is valued at over $2,500.

It is essential to read the WFP1 Facilitator Scholarships Information Form prior to completing the online application form

All applications must be received by 30 September 2019. Goodluck!