Upcoming events

Parkville
18 Jul
Assessment & intervention, Physical health, Younger persons mental health
This interactive workshop is aimed at helping clinicians identify important health issues for people experiencing psychosis and applying practical and...
Melbourne
31 Oct
Assessment & intervention, Physical health
This half-day workshop offers the opportunity for clinicians to enhance their knowledge and skills in engaging with consumers who present with complex...

Other learning opportunities

On request training
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an approach to having useful conversations about change. MI aims to address ambivalence about change and to...
On request training
This interactive workshop is aimed at helping clinicians identify important health issues for people experiencing psychosis and applying practical and...
Online

The physical care of people with a mental health problem is increasingly recognised as an essential part of their overall care, and has become a major...

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Physical health | 2019

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WHO guidelines: Management of physical health conditions in adults with severe mental disorders

Physical health | 2018

WHO has released, for the first time, evidence-based guidelines on management of physical conditions in adults with severe mental disorders.

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Australia’s Mental and Physical Health Tracker

Physical health | 2018

Australia’s Mental and Physical Health Tracker is the first Australian study to quantify the risks of physical health conditions contributing to a wide range of mental health conditions including anxiety and depression.

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Equally Well Consensus Statement

Physical health | 2017

Equally Well aims to improve the quality of life of people living with mental illness by providing equal access to quality health care. The Equally Well Consensus Statement outlines six essential elements that provide guidance to health services.

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