Mental Health Network Meeting

Location: Perth, Western Australia
Venue: Aloft Perth, 27 Rowe Avenue
Date: 28 June 2017 9:30am to 28 June 2017 04:00pm

The Mental Health Network has been established to provide opportunities to share information and expertise around mental health initiatives with a focus on primary health care.

Presentations at this meeting included:

  • Mental Health, NDIS and where to from here?
    Senator Rachel Siewert, Australian Greens Senator for Western Australia

  • The Local Atlases Of Mental Health Care In Australia:  Organisational learning for evidence-informed health planning
    Professor Luis Salvador-Carulla Head, Centre for Mental Health Research, Research School of Population Health, ANU

  • The Community Mental Health Workforce - Profile and Dynamics of Change
    Rod Astbury, Western Australian Association for Mental Health

  • Primary Mental Health Reforms and Workforce Engagement
    Harry Lovelock, Senior Executive Manager, Australian Psychological Society

  • Mental health and a national workforce platform
    Chris Gibbs, Mental Health Professionals Network

  • Eating Disorders in Primary Care - what might stepped care look like?
    Dr Anthea Fursland, WA Eating Disorders Outreach & Consultation Service (WAEDOCS)
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    Dr Sue Martin, GP
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AHHA thanks WA Primary Health Alliance for their support in hosting this meeting.