Tackling Mental Illness Webinar

The Workshop

This 1-day webinar includes course sessions such as:

  • Depression, Anxiety, Stress explained
  • Typical Communication and Interaction Styles
  • Understanding CBT and ACT techniques in communication
  • Client Centred Approach, Motivational Interviewing, and more
  • Complex Case Studies
  • Practical Sessions to engage and support people with mental illness

NB: This workshop does not provide treatment options, rather practical communication strategies

Who is Anjelo Ratnachandra?

Qualifications – BSc Physiotherapy (Hons), Grad Cert Counselling, Cert CBT, Cert REBT

Anjelo’s unique approach is not only based on his knowledge and experience as a subject matter expert in chronic illnesses (pain/fatigue) having specialised in these areas for over a decade, but also his personal journey through pain and how to get your life back after trauma. Anjelo has endured second and third degree burns, and has overcome life-saving lung surgery and cancer.

His unique insights into the minds of people with chronic illness both as a clinical expert and a sufferer result in a workshop packed with techniques in building trust & engaging a client, understanding the architecture of an empowering conversation, and practicals on how to build confidence where other mainstream methods have failed.

Anjelo’s experience:

  • Specialises in treatment of chronic pain, chronic fatigue, and mental illnesses.
  • Author of the popular self-guiding book Beyond Pain.
  • Inaugural winner of Worksafe’s (Vic) Treating Health Practitioner Award.
  • Recipient of numerous awards in the Occupational Rehabilitation industry.
  • Winner of Australian Allied Health Awards’ Physiotherapist of the Year 2018
  • Contributed towards several research papers in pain & fatigue management.
  • Extensive experience in Occupational Rehabilitation, and in research-based pain & fatigue management.
  • Guest Speaker at national & international events, and, at popular speaking circuits



Workshop Information

  • Tuesday 13th July 2021, 9am-3pm
  • Zoom Webinar
  • $349.00 $295.00 per person

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Key Course Topics

What is Mental Illness?
Evolution through our upbringing and environment
CBT & ACT Strategies
Client Centred Techniques, Solution Focused Techniques and Motivational Interviewing
Complex case studies
Practical sessions and feedback

Workshop Feedback

  • Informative, practical, evidence-based and entertaining…

    Sharon S
  • Your session was well balanced with the theory and activities which was great

    Ashley G
  • 11/10 - Most fantastic, practical, and engaging workshop I have participated in. Interested in further workshops.

    Michael C

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