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The ‘Doing it differently: Putting 'community' at the centre of mental health practice’ forum aims to showcase communities and services finding...

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


This topic examines the core role and purpose of multidisciplinary teams and some of the benefits and challenges of teamwork in mental health practice...


Research, like everyday life, often generates ethical dilemmas in which it may be impossible to find agreement on what is right or wrong. This topic...

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Real Lives Real Jobs

Consumer perspective | Service development | 2019

This study was conducted to gain a better understanding of the consumer workforce and make recommendations for systematic planning, support and career development of the workforce to ensure the growth and sustainability of this workforce.

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Talking about Trauma: Guide to conversations and screening for health and other service providers

Service development | Therapeutic theory & practice | Trauma informed care | 2018

Many service providers feel poorly equipped to have conversations with people they know or suspect have experienced trauma. This Blue Knot Foundation publication helps service providers to know when and how to ‘talk about trauma’ or to screen for trauma.

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Consumer Perspective Supervision - A framework for supporting the consumer workforce

Consumer perspective | Service development | Workplace wellbeing & practice support | 2018

This framework is intended to guide supervisees, supervisors and organisations in undertaking strong processes to support consumer perspective supervision by outlining the specific functions, importance and benefits of consumer perspective supervision.

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Co-production - Putting principles into practice in mental health contexts

Consumer perspective | Service development | 2018

This resource has been developed to inform and support understanding, planning, and implementing co-production initiatives specifically within the context of Victorian mental health services

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