YPMHA - Professional Development

Taiohi Professional Development

The following pages provide PD/training that will enhance your skills and knowledge when working with taiohi and whānau. This aligns with the RSP Infant Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ICAMH) and Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) competency framework. 

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Real Skills Plus

Before you continue on with your Professional Development it is a good idea to review your skills set and identify your training needs. Completing the Real Skills Plus competency framework will enable you to do this.

Real Skills Plus is a competency framework designed to help you identify your strengths and further develop your knowledge and skills as a practitioner working with infant children, young people, and whānau.

Complete the Real Skills Plus competency framework here.

Past Video Recordings and Other Relevant Trainings

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We offer a range of eLearning courses that are government-funded and free to access.



These courses are located on an eLearning platform on the Goodfellow Unit website.
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It takes less than a minute and is completely free. Note the Goodfellow Unit website is not administered by Whāraurau.


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