Valuing, respecting and utilising people's mental health experiences
Ka wāriu ka whakaute a ka whakapau e ngā wheako mate a hinengaro o ngā tangata

Training Workshops

Kites offers a number of educational workshops by skilled facilitators who have experienced distress and recovery. 

Fees for workshops vary dependent upon length and content. Please contact us to discuss further.

Working with people in distress

Aimed at people in customer service roles.  This workshop equips people tools to facilitate positive interactions with people who are distressed.

Compassion Fatigue

What is it? Where does it come from? How does it affect us? Enhance your performance and renew your passion for work by learning strategies to combat compassion fatigue in you and your workplace.


Understanding and exploring the concept of self-stigma to effectively combat its effects.

Stigma and discrimination

How do we identify and address stigma and discrimination in our workplace? This workshop includes an overview of mental distress and the way it affects people for participants who would like to understand more.

Speak Our Mind

Two day training for people who have experience of mental distress and recovery to share or make sense of their  personal stories to bring about change.

Maaori Models of Well-being and World-views

Exploring Maaori models of well-being such as Te Whare Tapa Wha and providing learning for a deeper understanding of Maaori world-views.

Deaf Mental Health Awareness

A workshop to improve understanding of the Deaf culture and mental health. (Sign Language Interpreters provided)

We can also tailor specific workshops to suit your needs.

 For further information or to make a booking please contact us.