2024 Regional Return to Work Education Series

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We are thrilled to invite you to participate in our upcoming Return to Work Education events in Wodonga, Bendigo and Ballarat. These events are designed to equip individuals and organizations with valuable insights and strategies to enhance return to work outcomes in 2024.
Why Attend?
Expert Insights: Benefit from the expertise of industry professionals who will share valuable insights on navigating the complexities of the return-to-work process.
Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals, professionals, and organizations to foster collaboration and share best practices.
Practical Strategies: Learn actionable strategies to create a supportive and productive return-to-work environment, ensuring a smoother transition for both employees and employers.
Free Admission: This educational series is entirely FREE, making it accessible to everyone interested in improving return to work outcomes.

Book Here

Book your place HERE or email vcariss@altius-group.com.au for further information.

Merry Christmas & Thank you

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In the spirit of the season, we want to express our gratitude for your continued collaboration, dedication, and trust in our services.

May this festive season bring you moments of joy, warmth, and celebration with your loved ones. As we approach the new year, we are excited about the opportunities it holds and are eager to continue our journey together.

Thank you for being an integral part of the Nabenet family. We wish you and your team a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year filled with success, good health, and happiness.

Occupational Therapists

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Happy OT Week! Let’s take a moment to appreciate and thank the amazing occupational therapists who work tirelessly in our communities. We are so grateful for the fantastic work they do in the Occupational Rehabilitation Industry across the country. Let’s all join in acknowledging and thanking these incredible professionals!

2023 Regional Events

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Exciting news! Our 2023 Regional Events are coming soon! This year’s topic is “Uncovering and Addressing the Physical and Psychological factors that limit RTW and how to address these for improved RTW outcomes.” Join us in Bendigo, Geelong, Traralgon or Wangaratta to learn more. Book your spot using the QR code or contact Vanessa Cariss on 0430 820 978 for further details. Don’t miss out on this opportunity!

2023 ARPA Awards Finalists

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CONGRATULATIONS to our two Nabenet Finalists in the 2023 ARPA Workplace Rehabilitation Awards;

Exceptional Leadership Award – Suzanne Abrahams
Outstanding Achievement RTW Physical Claim – Kate Flack

The Excellence in Workplace Rehabilitation Awards are the highlight event of the ARPA Victoria year and for 2023 the awards will be held on Friday 11 August at Sofitel Melbourne on Collins. For more information and to book a ticket visit: https://lnkd.in/gdg6UYR

Number 1 Provider

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Nabenet has been ranked the #1 provider for OES return to work services by Worksafe, and achieved the highest possible rating of 3 stars for the fifth quarter in a row. Congratulations to our entire team for assisting more injured Victorian workers back to work.

Mental Health First Aid Courses

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Did you know that 1 in 5 Australians will experience a mental health problem in any given year?
Mental illness now affects every Australian either directly or indirectly. That means every one of us is likely to know someone—whether a family member, friend, or colleague—who is experiencing mental health challenges.
But YOU Can Make a Difference!
It’s time to foster mental health literacy and support skills within our communities to catch more Aussies facing these struggles.
Join our Mental Health First Aid® Course and become one of the millions of people who have become Mental Health First Aiders!

WHY take the Mental Health First Aid course?
– Be a Lifeline
Imagine having the power to initiate a conversation that could save a life. With our course, you’ll gain the skills to provide crucial support, helping individuals find the help they need and offering reassurance during troubled times.
– Empower Your Community
Our skills-based, early-intervention training program using the ALGEE® Action Plan mobilises and empowers communities by equipping individuals like you with the knowledge and confidence to recognise, connect, and respond to someone experiencing a mental health problem or crisis.
– Make Mental Health First Aid a Priority
Mental Health First Aid is as important as physical first aid, and everyone should have the tools to respond effectively. By joining our short course, you’ll become part of a movement that values mental health and supports those in need.
– Ongoing Support
Your journey doesn’t end with the training program. Gain access to post-training resources, a supportive community, and networking opportunities, empowering you to continuously expand your skills and make a lasting impact.
– Meet Your Instructor: Michael Jez
Michael Jez is a registered Organisational Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency (AHPRA) who currently serves as NES Team Manager at Nabenet. He supports individuals with physical and psychological difficulties on their journey back to fruitful careers. His passion for helping people overcome barriers and get the best out of themselves motivates him to empowering YOU with the skills to make a positive impact.
– Take the first step towards creating a mentally healthier society. Wherever you are in Australia, you can attend this online course and earn a certificate as a Mental Health First Aider for only $300 plus GST per course.
Course 1: July 18th & 19th 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Course 2: September 5th & 6th 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Course 3: November 14th & 15th 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Limited slots only (12 participants max) so register now and become a beacon of support in your community.
Michael Jez
03 9981 9888 or michaeljez@nabenet.com.au
Let’s ensure that every Australian has someone they can turn to during tough times. Together, we can make a difference!

OT Conference – Cairns QLD

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Nabenet and Altius Group are excited to join Occupational Therapy Australia for their 30th National Conference and Exhibition at the Cairns Convention Centre from 21st-23rd June 2023. Keynote speakers include Turia Pitt, Leeanne Carey, Caleb Rixon and Faye McMillan AM. Please come and say ‘HI’ to Anna Caelli at our booth to find out about the exciting careers we have available for OT’s.

Mental Health First Aid Training

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We are very pleased to share our upcoming Mental Health First Aid Courses for July, September and November. These courses will all be run virtually by Michael Jez who is looking forward to helping more people to have the confidence to assist those in need of support for their mental health. Contact Nabenet for further details or to register and secure your place.


Course 1 – July 18th & 19th 9.30am-12noon

Course 2 – September 5th & 6th 9.30am-12noon

Course 3 – November 14th & 15th 9.30am-12noon

Contact: vanessacariss@nabenet.com.au for more information or to register.

For more information on how we can help
please contact us on 1300 662 636 or enquire online
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