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.

The program for this meeting is currently being finalised and will include the following presentations:

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • Productivity Commission Position Paper on NDIS Costs: Implications for mental health
    Josh Fear, Mental Health Australia

  • Eating Disorders in Primary Care - what might stepped care look like?
    Dr Anthea Fursland, WA Eating Disorders Outreach & Consultation Service (WAEDOCS)
    Dr Sue Martin, GP

The full agenda is available for download here

AHHA thanks our host member WA Primary Health Alliance for their support in hosting this meeting.

pall care banner