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  • As you may be aware, over the past 18 months, the Australian Government Department of Health has been working with consumers, carers, health professionals and digital mental health service providers to develop Head to Health, the new digital mental health gateway. Head to Health is a key component of the Australian Government’s Response to the National Mental Health Commission’s 2014 report Contributing Lives, Thriving Communities – Review of Mental Health Programs and Services. I have ...

  • Do you have any pregnant or postnatal patients that would benefit from completing the This Way Up FREE online treatment course for anxiety and depression?

    This Way Up are currently recruiting adult women who are 13 to 30 weeks pregnant OR up to 12 months postpartum to evaluate our new online program for anxiety and/or depression. Eligible applicants will be randomised to begin the course either immediately or aft ...

  • The Australian Government has announced funding of $9.1 million over four years from 2017/18 to improve mental health treatment services for peopl in rural, remote and very remote locations. From 1 November 2017, eligible patients with a Mental Health Treatment Plan will be able to claim rebates for video consultations through the Medicare Benifits Schedule 'Better Access to Psychiatrists and General Practitioners' (Better Access) initiative. The Changes announced would allow up to seven of t ...