Monthly Archives: January 2012

Mental Health Commission MHCAA Press comment

Media Release – New National Mental Health Commission Australia’s first National Mental Health Commission, launched Jan 23, 2012 has been welcomed by Mental Health Carers Arafmi Australia (MHCAA).MHCAA Executive Officer, Warren Jenkins, said the Commission came at a time of … Continue reading

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Mental Health Reform – Draft Plan

The Australian Government is seeking public opinion on the draft Ten Year Roadmap for National Mental Health Reform (the Roadmap) via an online survey. The Roadmap is a key component of the Australian Government’s Delivering National Mental Health Reform Package of … Continue reading

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Adult Mental Health – Guidelines for Quality Experience UK

Adult Mental Health – Guidelines for Quality Experience  UK NHSThe aim of this quality standard and guidance is to improve the experience for people using adult mental health services in the NHS (UK). This area is still, sadly, associated with … Continue reading

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Young Carers Survey – Facebook

The Mental Health Council of Australia (MHCA) has launched a survey targeting young mental health carers on Facebook (www.facebook.com/youngcarersproject).The Young Carers Project (YCP) survey app aims to collect information from young mental health carers about their caring role; what sort … Continue reading

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