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THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF PSYCHIATRIST and THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRESENT TOWARDS ELIMINATION: The 6 core strategies © for reducing...

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Details An online train-the-trainer program for NDIS service providers and other mental health professionals aimed at fostering self-determination for...

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The rights and responsibilities of citizenship are available to all members of our society. Many people who experience mental illness or have had...

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In mental health services, the consumer's right to privacy and the practitioner's promise to maintain confidentiality is the cornerstone of the...

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CMHL mental health acronym list

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2020

The CMHL has compiled a list of common acronyms used across mental health settings. Please let us know if you would like to recommend any additions: cmhl.org.au/contact

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Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2018-19

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2020

Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2018-19 is a tool for health services, staff, advocates, carers, consumers and the broader community to better understand the Victorian public mental health system and the services available for people with a mental illness.

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Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System Interim Report

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2019

The Royal Commission interim report contains a number of priority recommendations that address immediate needs and lay the foundations for a new approach to mental health. This is the first of two major reports by the Commission and represents a stocktake of what the Commission has learned so far.

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DHHS Mental health performance reports

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2019

Area mental health services are monitored quarterly against a suite of performance indicators. The department prepares quarterly summary reports detailing performance results for mental health services.

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