Further education for Exercise Physiologists and Physiotherapists

Working effectively in the NDIS: Mental Health

ESSA Accredited: 7 CPD Points


Course Details

Blended Learning

Module 1: Online
Module 2-4: Face to face

Course Duration

This is a one day course with 2 hours of online modules to be completed prior

Accredited for CPD Points

7 CPD Points

Next course dates:

NSW: North Strathfield, Sydney

Friday 25th March, 2022 (9am – 4pm)
Saturday 26th March, 2022 (9am – 4pm)


2022 dates tbc


2022 dates tbc

Purchase Now for $450

Course Description

Active Ability is pleased to present ‘Working effectively in the NDIS: Mental Health’. This course has been designed by our co-directors who have 20 + years combined experience working in the disability sector. Active Ability has successfully supported over 2,000 NDIS clients, and this course has been designed to share that experience with you.

This course includes the following modules:

Module 1: Mental health pathophysiology

An online module that will allow you to develop an understanding of the pathophysiology and key presentations of a range of mental illness diagnoses.

Module 2: NDIS

Key information regarding the NDIS that is necessary to provide a participant with an excellent allied health intervention, including key definitions, how to read a plan, funding categories & record keeping requirements.

Module 3: mental illness & Exercise Interventions

Explore the evidence related to exercise for those living with a mental illness. Review the evidence-based practice recommendations for the efficacy of exercise for people living with mental illness.

Module 4: Case Studies

Review three case studies to develop your skills in assessment, intervention and report writing for people with mental illness.

Why trust us?

Active Ability are a leading national provider of exercise physiology, dietetic and physiotherapy services (you can check us out here!). Your presenters have over 20 years of combined experience supporting the disability community. Our core focus at Active Ability is to empower the disability community, and we strongly believe that upskilling other health care professionals to provide exceptional quality services within the disability community is part of our strategy to achieving our core focus.

Our training is valued and highly recommended, see our reviews below: