Lived Experience

Lived Experience


The MHCSA has played a key role in supporting targeted workforce development and training needs of the non-government mental health workforce for 10 years.

The Lived Experience Workforce Program (LEWP) supports the growth and development of the Lived Experience Workforce in the non-government mental health sector.
To read more about the program, click here:

Values of Lived Experience Workers
  • Self determination
  • Empowerment
  • Participation and equality
  • Reciprocity
  • Experiential knowledge
  • Recovery and hope

- Mary O'Hagan 2011