Consumers of Mental Health WA

The voice of mental health consumers in Western Australia

Education & Training

Lived experience education & training for consumers, services & community members

Peer Support

Support by and for people with lived experience for recovery and wellbeing


Action by and for consumers to achieve rights, respect & empowerment

Education, free events and socials, workshops and more...

Introducing the Peer Work Champions Community of Practice

November 1, 2017

On Thursday 19th October to coincide with Global Peer Supporters’ Day, CoMHWA and WA Peer Supporters’ Network co-hosted a planning meeting to design a Peer Work Champions’ Community of Practice (‘the Community of Practice’). Seventeen people contributed at the planning meeting, representing 13 different agencies and organisations. While there was much to discuss within a […]

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OurVoice4Change Website Launch

October 17, 2017

Each person has a unique story to tell, unlike any other each story shares a unique journey. Recovery stories speaks to the importance of validation, genuine human connection and hope. Stories are the way we can authentically share experiences, they bring us to the core of human connection and forge a better understanding surrounding mental health. […]

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National Mental Health Consumer Carer Forum Research Released

September 12, 2017

Dr Robyn Martin and Dr Kate Dorozenko attended The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) conference in Sydney last week where an important piece of their research work was launched; “A Critical Literature Review of the Direct, Adverse Effects of Neuroleptic Drugs”.  This work was commissioned by the National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum under the […]

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