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Horizons is a Tasmanian short-term outreach program, for severe mental health support
The Horizons team provides short-term, outreach support assisting people in building strategies, skills and resources to work towards individual goals for their personal recovery. Individual, client-led support can be provided for up to 26 weeks. The program addresses a gap in psychosocial support services for Tasmanians, as anyone can be referred by their GP or community service.
Horizons is supported by Primary Health Tasmania under the Australian Government’s Primary Health Networks Program and is focused on each participant’s unique mental health experience, responding to their needs and strengths. The program equips participants with skills to manage their mental health issues – even when severe – to lead fulfilling lives.
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Each session covers a different topic, providing an opportunity to learn skills, strategies and resources to create a strong foundation for mental wellbeing. Horizons supports people to learn, access and obtain skills, strategies and resources for and leading to outcomes in:
Everything was a mess and the program has helped me to untangle it and put me back in charge of my life.
Frequently Asked Questions
Horizons is for Tasmanians experiencing episodic, severe mental health issues who urgently need psychosocial support. The program supports participants to identify their needs and strengths – empowering them to set goals and supporting them to find and use the tools to achieve them.
Our team are here to help participants create a pathway to mental wellbeing, offering them psychosocial support for up to 26 weeks. The program involves one-on-one sessions with one of our team, as well as access to a range of group sessions.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our team are currently working with participants over the phone (or via virtual platforms such as Zoom). They help participants identify and work towards their own individual goals and recovery. Once the pandemic passes, our team will once again meet with participants in their homes (or a place that suits them).
Yes, this psychosocial support program is by referral only. GPs, community service organisations, clinical services, allied health professionals, psychiatrists or psychologists can refer people.
Supported by Primary Health Tasmania under the Australian Government’s Primary Health Networks Program.
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Mindset Tasmania delivers a range of psychosocial programs across Tasmania that build people’s capacity to improve their mental health head-on and make progress towards their recovery. Mental Health Practitioners and Peer Workers use evidence-informed practices and work with clients collaboratively to identify goals and remove barriers to living the life they want to lead.
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