Upcoming events

Live stream via Zoom
03 Feb
Families & carers, MH policy, systems & legislation, Younger persons mental health

This half-day implementation focused training is the practice companion to The Bouverie Centres Single Session Family Consultation (SSFC) self-paced...

Online - Zoom
23 Feb
MH policy, systems & legislation, Workplace wellbeing & practice support

Learn about approaches to mental health promotion and explore how people working in mental health and other sectors can get involved in this fast...

Online
16 Mar
Assessment & intervention, Diversity, MH policy, systems & legislation

Systemic issues that impact on managing people with intellectual disability and co-morbid mental disorders are considered and include topics such as...

Other learning opportunities

Online

The rights and responsibilities of citizenship are available to all members of our society. Many people who experience mental illness or have had...

Online

In mental health services, the consumer's right to privacy and the practitioner's promise to maintain confidentiality is the cornerstone of the...

Online

This topic discusses the importance of documentation in providing quality patient care. Its role in facilitating communication, and appraising results...

Related resources

CMHL mental health acronym list

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2020

The CMHL has compiled a list of common acronyms used across mental health settings. Please let us know if you would like to recommend any additions: cmhl.org.au/contact

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Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2018-19

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2020

Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2018-19 is a tool for health services, staff, advocates, carers, consumers and the broader community to better understand the Victorian public mental health system and the services available for people with a mental illness.

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Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System Interim Report

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2019

The Royal Commission interim report contains a number of priority recommendations that address immediate needs and lay the foundations for a new approach to mental health. This is the first of two major reports by the Commission and represents a stocktake of what the Commission has learned so far.

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DHHS Mental health performance reports

MH policy, systems & legislation | 2019

Area mental health services are monitored quarterly against a suite of performance indicators. The department prepares quarterly summary reports detailing performance results for mental health services.

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