Information for Professionals
Given the established link between adoption and mental health difficulties, it is highly likely that mental health professionals will be working with people affected by adoption. Research has also shown that many mental health professionals require more training to work with this client group, which is why the Australian Government has funded training developed by the Australian Psychological Society. To access this training go to: https://psychology.org.au/Event/16082
An information sheet for professionals is attached. We also recommend that you look at the links below
Information sheets on the Jigsaw website which can also be useful to you and and your clients.
To discuss any specific client issues or recommended reading you can contact Jigsaw Qld on 1800 21 03 12 (from Qld) or 07 3358 6666 or email firstname.lastname@example.org