The Centre for Mental Health Learning (CMHL) is the central agency for public mental health workforce development in Victoria.

Our vision is to be the centrepiece for mental health learning in Victoria; leading and driving innovation that strengthens and sustains a flexible, curious, knowledgeable and recovery-focused workforce.

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04 Feb
Emerging Minds are seeking the help of the professionals in health, community and social services to complete a national workforce survey for family...
01 Feb
Mental health services in Australia (MHSA) provides a picture of the national response of the health and welfare service system to the mental health...
23 Dec
Australian Occupational Therapy Journal (AOTJ) has released a virtual issue, aligning with Occupational Therapy Australia’s Virtual Mental Health...

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Writing Themselves In 4: Victoria summary report

Diversity | Younger persons mental health | 2020

This report describes Victoria-specific findings from Writing Themselves In 4: a national survey of health and wellbeing among LGBTQA+ young people in Australia.

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Consumer perspective supervision summary of resources

Consumer perspective | Workplace wellbeing & practice support | 2019

A companion resource for the Consumer Perspective Supervision framework. To assist trainers, supervisors and anyone else that would like further resources related to CPS and supervision models.

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Exploring the place of alcohol and other drug services in the mental health system

Alcohol and other drugs | 2020

This report by 360Edge explores the role of alcohol and other drug policy, services, prevention and supports in a successful mental health system. Four key areas are identified; maintain specialisation, improve internal capability, increase external collaboration, and provide adequate funding.

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Balit Durn Durn VACCHO Report to the Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander | 2020

Balit Durn Durn was developed by VACCHO to support the Royal Commission's into the mental health system's final report. Balit Durn Durn aims to provide an overview of Aboriginal Communities' experience with the current mental health system and offers innovative Aboriginal-led solutions.

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