Mental Health Council of Australia (MHCA) budget implementation workshops
In August and September 2011, the Mental Health Council of Australia hosted three budget implementation workshops.
. Fact sheets
. Consumer and carer participation
. Mental health sector consultation
.. Australian Suicide Prevention Advisory Council
.. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention Advisory Group
.. e-Mental Health Expert Advisory Committee
.. Health and wellbeing check for three year olds – expert group
.. Mental Health Council of Australia budget implementation workshops
.. Australian General Practice Network workshop
.. Young people and mental health – online youth forum
.. Mental Health Expert Working Group
.. National mental health consumer and carer forums
.. Access to Allied Psychological Services Expert Advisory Committee
.. Borderline Personality Disorder Expert Reference Group
.. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health Advisory Group
. National mental health strategy
. COAG national action plan
The aim of these workshops was for the government to hear the views of stakeholders, including mental health consumers, carers and non government organisations, to inform the successful implementation of specific mental health reform budget measures.
All workshops were attended by the Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, the Hon Mark Butler MP.
MHCA has published summary reports on the outcomes from each of the workshops:
- Coordinated Mental Health Care Initiative, held on 11 August 2011
- National Mental Health Commission, held on 5 September 2011 and
- Ten Year Roadmap for National Mental Health Reform, held on 6 September 2011.
If you are unable to access MHCA's website or the reports, please email the MHCA: email@example.com