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
AUSTRALIAN CLINICAL SUPERVISION ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE Date: 19 – 21 MAY, 2020 Location: CARSON CONFERENCE CENTRE, 535 ELIZABETH ST, MELBOURNE Join...
29 Oct
The annual report of the Mental Health Complaints Commissioner (MHCC) for 2018–19, as well as its summary, have just been released and are available...
15 Oct
The Mental Health Professional Online Development (MHPOD) Learning Portal is a free national eLearning platform aimed at building knowledge and...

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SELF-ADVOCACY FOR THE NDIS (MENTAL HEALTH)

Consumer perspective | Families & carers | Recovery & supported decision making | Educator and trainer resources | 2020

It’s a booklet for people who experience mental illness and want to access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The booklet contains 9 modules including "Learning how to self advocate", "NDIS plan preparation" and one module for support people.

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Mental Health Intensive Care Framework

Service development | Workplace wellbeing & practice support | 2020

Mental health intensive care is a specialist care type that provides supportive, therapeutic engagement to individuals experiencing increased vulnerability during an acute phase of mental illness. The framework identifies contemporary, best practice principles.

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Mental health services - in brief

Workforce data | 2019

Mental health services in Australia (MHSA) provides a picture of the national response of the health and welfare service system to the mental health care needs of Australians. Mental health services—in brief is the yearly companion publication to the online report.

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VTMH Resources for mental health practitioners working with interpreters

Diversity | 2019

Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) launched a new suite of resources to support mental health practitioners working with interpreters in October 2019. Resources include a poster, a booklet and the project report.

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