Doing what matters

The Wise Group isn’t afraid to tackle the hard issues – it’s about doing what matters and creating fresh possibilities for people, organisations and communities.

Stories of change

Psychiatry Fellowship for lived experience leadership

Psychiatry Fellowship for lived experience leadership

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (the College) has awarded Te Pou o te Whakaaro Nui principal advisor mental health and service user lead Caro Swanson an Honorary Fellowship for her influential work in mental health systems and services....

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Carmen Jacobsen our new group manager people and culture

Carmen Jacobsen our new group manager people and culture

We are delighted to have Carmen Jacobsen joins us as our new group manager people and culture. Carmen started her new role with us this week, following Simon Batters, promotion to chief executive of Wise Management Services. She brings with her an extensive experience...

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Le Va Board announces new chief executive

Le Va Board announces new chief executive

Talofa lava, malo e lelei, kia orana, fakalofa lahi atu, tēnā koutou katoa. We are delighted to announce that Denise Kingi- ‘Ulu’ave will lead Le Va as the new chief executive as of February 2020. We are also very fortunate that founding chief executive Dr Monique...

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Joining the dots between mental illness and mental wellbeing

Joining the dots between mental illness and mental wellbeing

Wellbeing experts who presented at the 7th Australasian Mental Health Outcomes and Information Conference (AMHOIC) held in Auckland earlier this month, say to reduce the risk of mental illness we need more focus on measuring someone’s wellbeing and to move away from just measuring their mental illness.

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