Congratulations Justin!

We are very proud to present a cheque for $500 to Justin Chapman, the winner of the Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards – Individual Award. 

QAMH and the Brisbane North, Brisbane South and Western Queensland PHN’s sponsored this award in memory of former CEO Jeff Cheverton.  Jeff was a passionate leader for social justice, human rights and committed to the mental health and LGBTI sectors.

Justin worked as a peer-support worker in 2011.  Justin developed and implemented peer-support and exercise programs for people with mental illness.  The Lifestyle Intervention Program ‘Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds’ focuses on the benefits of exercise for individuals recovering from mental ill health. 

Congratulations Justin!