Education

Part of VMIAC’s role is to provide education to the community about mental illness from the consumer perspective.

VMIAC responds to requests to talk about mental illness from local community groups, schools, etc.

Additionally VMIAC engages in educational activities for service providers who work in the clinical and community support sectors.

Education sessions are also carried out in colleges and universities to undergraduate and postgraduate students of health courses.

Education is also carried out at a local consumer group level on subjects identified by particular groups.