Mental Health Network Meeting

Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Venue: Newcastle Town Hall, 290 King Street
Date: 10 May 2016 10:00pm to 10 May 2016 04:00pm

The second meeting of the Mental Health Network will bring together a wide range of stakeholders to share information and expertise around mental health initiatives with a focus on primary health care. The meeting will feature presentations including:

  • Mental Health Nurses - how to engage them and why you should
    Kim Ryan, CEO, Australian College of Mental Health Nurses
    View this presentation
  • Planning and implmenting suicide prevention approaches and an overview of working with media and communities
    Jaelea Skehan, Director, Hunter Institute of Mental Health
    View this presentation
  • Commissioning- the HNECC PHN experience to date
    Richard Nankervis, CEO, Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network
  • OzHelp - A partnership model for improving mental health and wellbeing
    Tony Holland, CEO, OzHelp Foundation
    View this presentation
  • Mental Health HealthPathways Development
    Nadine Street, HealthPathways Project Officer, Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network
    View this presentation
  • Utilisation of the Western Sydney Mental Health Atlas - one year on
    BIll Campos, Head of Mental Health, WentWest (Western Sydney PHN)
    View this presentation

The afternoon session of the meeting will be a closed session for PHN members. The agenda is available here.

More information on the Mental Health Network is available on the website.

AHHA thanks the Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network for hosting this event.