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Lets’s get real: Leadership Development

Let’s get real

Leadership Development for the Service User Workforce

This workshop will prepare workshop participants to get the best out of Let’s get real in your work and how you can use the framework to question and influence the improvement of mental health and addiction services.

The workshop will present to you ways of utilising the Let’s get real framework and resources to support your leadership development by enhancing your role and gain the necessary knowledge and skills to improve the systems and processes that direct mental health and addiction service delivery.

By the end of the day workshop participants will have:

  • increased understanding of the Let’s get real framework and seven Real Skills
  • understand how to utilise Let’s get real and make use of the resources to enhance your role and work
  • opportunities to inform workforce development for the service user workforce

Workshop Dates / Venue/ Time

Millennium Hotel Rotorua    Friday 17th June 2011

Scenic Hotel Dunedin          Friday 24th June 2011

Rendezvous Hotel Auckland  Tuesday 28th June 2011

Workshops will start at 9:30am and finish at 12:30am with a light lunch to follow


To register contact Jacqueline Jones jacqueline.jones@tepou.co.nz (09) 301 3723



Carolyn Swanson – Service User Workforce Manager Carolyn.swanson@tepou.co.nz

David Bradley – Project lead NGO workforce development david.bradley@tepou.co.nz


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