Health topic quickview: Mental health

A collection of Mental health-related information in the Health website.

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A quickview of health information

Mental health

24 October 2014

Information about action to build a stronger, more transparent, accountable, efficient and effective mental health system.

Program/Initiatives

08 Nov 2016

Teleweb

21 Apr 2016

Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program

25 Feb 2016

Partners in Recovery: coordinated support and flexible funding for people with severe and persistent mental illness with complex needs (PIR)

25 Feb 2016

Support for Day to Day Living in the Community

16 Dec 2015

Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and General Practitioners through the MBS (Better Access) initiative

15 Jun 2015

Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS)

15 Jun 2015

Mental Health Services in Rural and Remote Areas (MHSRRA)

15 Jun 2015

Primary Mental Health Care Services Activities Grant Programme Guidelines

03 Nov 2014

Mental health first aid training for front line community workers

11 Sep 2014

Programme of Assistance for Survivors of Torture and Trauma

10 Sep 2014

Improving safety at 'hotspots'

17 Apr 2014

National mental health strategy

18 Mar 2014

Multicultural mental health

18 Apr 2013

National Perinatal Depression Initiative

31 Oct 2012

Mindframe National Media Initiative

13 Jul 2012

Mental Health Professionals Network

06 Jul 2012

mindhealthconnect

20 Sep 2011

Mental Health in Multicultural Australia

07 Sep 2011

KidsMatter

07 Sep 2011

headspace (National Youth Mental Health Foundation)

07 Sep 2011

Mental Health Council of Australia

07 Sep 2011

ResponseAbility Education

07 Sep 2011

National Youth Mental Health Foundation (headspace)

07 Sep 2011

Mindmatters

07 Sep 2011

Children of Parents with a Mental Illness

05 Aug 2011

Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program

01 Sep 2010

National Eating Disorders Collaboration

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Publications

28 Jan 2016

National safety priorities in mental health: a national plan for reducing harm

14 Aug 2015

The Mental health of children and adolescents

20 Jul 2015

Partners in Recovery annual report 2014-15

20 Nov 2014

Partners in Recovery evaluation and monitoring project: final annual report 2013-14

29 Apr 2014

Accessible mental health services for people with an intellectual disability: a guide for providers

22 Apr 2014

Evaluation of the Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and GPs through the Medicare Benefits Schedule initiative

17 Apr 2014

Roadmap for national mental health reform

07 Jan 2014

Evaluation of suicide prevention activities

16 Dec 2013

National practice standards for the mental health workforce 2013

11 Nov 2013

Practitioners' guide to recovery principles that support recovery-oriented mental health practice

08 Nov 2013

Practitioner guide to recovery principles that support recovery-oriented mental health practice: journey of hope and new beginnings

08 Nov 2013

Consumer and carer guide to recovery principles that support recovery-oriented mental health practice: journey of hope and new beginnings

08 Nov 2013

A National framework for recovery-oriented mental health services: guide for practitioners and providers

07 Nov 2013

National mental health report 2013

21 Jun 2013

Australian Government response to: Before it's too late: report on the inquiry into early intervention programs aimed at reducing youth suicide

29 May 2013

National mental health consumer experiences of care project

22 May 2013

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander suicide prevention strategy

24 Dec 2012

Evaluation of the Mental Health Nurse Incentive Programme

05 Jun 2012

E-mental health strategy for Australia

17 Apr 2012

Mental health statement of rights and responsibilities

22 Mar 2012

Clinical practice guideline for the management of borderline personality disorder

16 Dec 2011

National survey of mental health literacy and stigma

28 Nov 2011

Fourth national mental health plan: first progress report of implementation activity January - December 2010

23 Nov 2011

People living with psychotic illness 2010

23 Nov 2011

Response to the scoping study for a new peak national mental health consumer organisation

11 Sep 2011

Suicide: worried about someone?

26 May 2011

Fourth national mental health plan: measurement strategy

22 Jan 2011

Mental health service in rural and remote areas program evaluation

27 Dec 2010

State & territory jurisdictional reports: Activity relating to mental health reform prior to the implementation of the Fourth National Mental Health Plan

22 Dec 2010

Evaluation of the Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and GPs through the Medicare Benefits Schedule initiative: component A.2: a study of consumers and their outcomes (focusing on the occupational therapy and social work sectors)

22 Dec 2010

Commonwealth response to 'The hidden toll: suicide in Australia'

16 Dec 2010

Implementation guidelines for private office based mental health practices

16 Dec 2010

Implementation guidelines for non-government community services

15 Dec 2010

Implementation guidelines for public mental health services and private hospitals

24 Nov 2010

Fourth national mental health plan: implementation strategy

12 Nov 2010

Carers identified?

16 Sep 2010

National standards for mental health services 2010

05 Sep 2010

Evaluation of support for day to day living in the community: a structured activity program

16 Aug 2010

2009/10 Update to the early childhood and parenting services scoping study

01 Aug 2010

Tips for parents: kids 1-4

01 Aug 2010

Tips for parents: relationships

01 Aug 2010

Tips for parents: adolescents

01 Aug 2010

Tips for parents: babies

01 Aug 2010

Tips for parents: kids 5-11

30 May 2010

Mental Health Nurse Incentive Program: case studies project report

09 Feb 2010

Outcomes and proposed next steps: review of the Access to Allied Psychological Services component of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care program

29 Nov 2009

Review of the Multicultural Mental Health Australia (MMHA) project

21 Nov 2009

Framework for the national perinatal depression initiative 2008-09 to 2012-13

17 Nov 2009

Framework for reducing adverse medication events in mental health services

16 Nov 2009

Fourth national mental health plan: an agenda for collaborative government action in mental health 2009-2014

29 Aug 2009

Comorbidity treatment service model evaluation

02 Jul 2009

Schizophrenia: Australian treatment guide for consumers and carers

02 Jul 2009

Coping with depression: Australian treatment guide for consumers and carers

02 Jul 2009

Anorexia nervosa: Australian treatment guide for consumers and carers

02 Jul 2009

Bipolar disorder: Australian treatment guide for consumers and carers

02 Jul 2009

Panic disorder and agoraphobia: Australian treatment guide for consumers and carers

11 May 2009

The Mental health of Australians 2: report on the 2007 national survey of mental health and wellbeing

23 Apr 2009

National mental health policy 2008

16 Dec 2008

Development of clinical prompts to enhance decision support tools related to the National Outcomes and Casemix Collection

21 Sep 2008

Quality framework for telephone counselling and internet-based support services

02 Jul 2008

LiFE: a framework for prevention of suicide in Australia

02 Jul 2008

LiFE: research and evidence in suicide prevention

02 Jul 2008

LiFE: fact sheets

10 Aug 2007

Early childhood and parenting services scoping study

31 May 2007

What is a personality disorder?

31 May 2007

What is mental illness?

01 May 2007

What is schizophrenia?

01 May 2007

What is bipolar mood disorder?

01 May 2007

What is an anxiety disorder?

01 May 2007

What is an eating disorder?

01 May 2007

What is a depressive disorder?

08 Nov 2006

Pathways of recovery: report of the national consultation on preventing further episodes of mental illness

08 Nov 2006

Pathways of recovery: report of the national consultation on preventing further episodes of mental illness

10 Aug 2006

Safety after leaving hospital: the reduction in risk of suicide in people who are discharged from inpatient mental health care

01 Jan 2006

Pathways of recovery: preventing further episodes of mental illness (monograph)

01 Jan 2006

Pathways of recovery: 4As framework for preventing further episodes of mental illness

01 Jun 2005

National mental health information priorities 2nd edition

01 Mar 2004

Supporting parents and families: the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people

01 Jan 2003

Comorbid mental disorders and substance use disorders: epidemiology, prevention and treatment

01 Oct 2000

Mental health of young people in Australia

01 Dec 1997

Evaluation of the national mental health strategy

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