Greater Brisbane


Rose Cuff Webinar and Resources - Parenting Capacity & Mental Health

17 June 2020 | Information


Rose Cuff is the State-wide coordinator of the Families where a Parent has a Mental Illness (FaPMI) Program. This program, funded by the Victorian government, was established in 2007 and is coordinated by The Bouverie Centre, an integrated Practice Research Centre of LaTrobe University. Rose is an Occupational Therapist with additional training in dance and family therapy who has worked in child, adolescent and adult mental health services since 1987. Since 1995, she has worked specifically in the area of supporting families where a parent has mental health challenges through direct clinical practice, developing and implementing peer support programs, co-producing a wide range of resources, publishing widely and conducting training and research. Rose is passionate about building futures of hope and possibility for children and families where mental health challenges exist.


Webinar Link

Parenting Capacity & Mental Health Webinar

Rose Cuff explores concepts of parenting & capacity in the context of deepening our understanding about the challenges & strengths experienced by parents, their children & families who live with mental ill health. Principles of engagement, validation & understanding what parents bring to the spaces in which we meet them, managing complexity & fostering resilient parent-child-family relationships.
This presentation explored concepts of parenting and capacity in the context of deepening our understanding about the challenges and strengths experienced by parents, their children and families who live with mental ill health.   These resources are provided for viewers of the webinar to support their understanding and knoweldge in relation to this topic.
Please do not archive, download (other than through caching necessary for personal use), reproduce, distribute, modify, display, perform, publish, license, create derivative works from, offer for sale, or use the content and information contained on or obtained from or through this webinar presentation and recording express written permission from the presenter.  You may save these notes for your own personal, professional use but you are not permitted to reproduce, distribute, sell, publish or create derivative works from this material without the express written permission of Rose Cuff.


Children and Youth, Families, Mental Health, Support Services