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"Ways forward" : national consultancy report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health /

by Swan, P | Raphael, B.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Australian Government Publishing Service 1995Description: 2 v.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Includes Parts 1 & 2 Includes tables. Bibliography: pt. 2, p. 125-136.Summary: Presents a National Aboriginal and Mental Health Policy and Plan developed in consultation with Indigenous Australians and relevant groups and organisations; provides information on, and makes recommendations about priority actions relating to the mental health needs and mental health problems of Aboriginal people; mental health services; relationship of mental health and well-being to physical health.Availability: (1)

8 keys to safe trauma recovery : take-charge strategies to empower your healing /

by Rothschild, Babette.

Publisher: New York, NY W.W. Norton & Company 2011Description: xi, 174 p. ; 24 cm.Other title: Eight keys to safe trauma recovery.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents : Common sense and trauma recovery -- Plot your course with mindfulness -- Begin with your epilogue-- You madeit! -- Remembering is not required -- Stop flashbacks -- Reconcile forgiveness and shame. Forgive your limitations ; Share your shame -- Take smaller steps for bigger leaps -- Get moving -- Making lemonade -- Evaluating recovery progress.Summary: This is not another book promoting a new method or type of treatment, rather it is a necessary adjunct to self-help and professional therapy recovery programs.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A contributing life : the 2013 national report card on mental health and suicide prevention /Australian Government National Mental Health Commission /

by Australia. National Mental Health Commission.

Publisher: Sydney National Mental Health Commission 2013Description: 200 p.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A national approach to mental health : from crisis to community : final report. /

by Australia. Parliament. Senate. Select Committee on Mental Health.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. The Senate 2006Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

A new vision for adult social care : scoping service users' views. /

by Hudson, Bob | Dearey, Melissa | Glendinning, Caroline.

Publisher: York, U.K. Social Policy Research Unit, University of York 2004Description: PDF.Notes: URL: '' Checked: 6/10/2008 10:19:35 AM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Auseinet : Australian network for promotion, prevention and early intervention for mental health. /

by Auseinet.

Publisher: 06/24/2003 13:17:14 2003Notes: Description based on contents viewed : 06/24/2003 Mode of access : WORLD WIDE WEB ONLINE RESOURCESummary: Cataloguer's description: Auseinet informs, educates and promotes good practice, mental health promotion and prevention, early intervention and suicide prevention across the lifespan. ; Auseinet resources catalogue provides access to a wide range of resources. Auseinet does not lend resources but assists by supplying access URLs, where full text is available online, and distributor contact order details for purchasing materialAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Barriers to and facilitators of utilisation of mental health services by young people of refugee background /

by Colucci, Erminia | Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture | Minas, Harry | Szwarc, Jo.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture 2012Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: January 2012 Bibliography : p. 39-43Summary: The aim of this project was to explore the perspectives of experienced practitioners - working in mental health services or in contact with mental health services- about 'what works' and 'what does not work' in successfully engaging young people from refugee backgrounds with mental health services. Effective utilisation of services included first contact access as well as access to appropriate follow-up care, if needed. The resulting report on the findings identified what are considered to be effective and ineffective approaches to engage this population with such services.Availability: (1)

Because mental health matters : Victorian Mental Health Reform Strategy 2009-2019. /

by Victoria. Department of Human Services.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Mental Health and Drugs Division., Department of Human Services 2009Description: 168 p. : col. ill.Notes: INTO AND OUT OF WORK SCHOOL TO WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Brotherhood of St Laurence: call to the parties-state election 2006 /

by Nicholson, Tony.

Publisher: unpub. 2006Description: 18p.Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Notes: Draft For internal circulation onlyAvailability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Care staff management : a practitioner's guide. /

by Clements, John | Zarkowska, Ewa.

Publisher: Brisbane Wiley 1994Description: 244 p.Notes: missing 2006Summary: This book is meant as an aid to problem solving and a source of practical ideas for hard pressed managers in those human services that seek to support and help people with long term disabilities - people with physical and/or learning disabilities, people with mental health problems, people experiencing the difficulties associated with old age.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Centrelink as entry point to the Personal Support Program : lessons from the Community Support Program. /

by MacDonald, Helen.

Publisher: 2001Online Access: DOWNLOAD PDF Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

Community care and accommodation models for people suffering mental illness. /

by Orr, Rebecca.

Publisher: 1995Description: p. 75-94.Notes: Rec. no. for conference B6836 indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Consuming mental health : democracy, femocracy or consumocracy? /

by Solomon, Miriam.

Publisher: 1991Description: p.167-180.Notes: Rec. no. for conference: B4030 indexed chapterAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Deeper dimensions - culture, youth and mental health. /

by Bashir, Marie (ed.) | Bennett, David (ed.).

Publisher: Parramatta, N.S.W. Transcultural Mental Health Centre 2000Description: xvi, 181 p.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Do adults in contact with Australia's public sector mental health services get better ? /

by Burgess, Philip | Pirkis, Jane | Coombs, Tim.

Publisher: Bundoora, Vic.Australia and New Zealand Health Policy [electronic resource] ; 2006, 3:9 2006Description: PDF.Notes: URL: '' Checked: 22/04/2009 2:32:23 PM Status: Live Details: HTTP status 200 - Usual success responseAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Early intervention in the mental health of young people. A literature review /

by Davis, Cathy | Martin, Graham | Kosky, Robert | O'Hanlon, Anne.

Publisher: Adelaide, S. A. The Australian Early Intervention Network for Mental Health in Young People [AusEinet] 2000Description: vi, 117 p. : ill.Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-107) "A project of AusEinet" - Cover Website : Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Engaging refugee and migrant young people around mental health : exploring strategies that work. /

by Ethnic Youth Issues.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Ethnic Youth Issues Network 2008Description: PDF.Notes: Report from Statewide Multicultural Youth Issues Network meeting 9:30am to 12:30pm, Thursday 16th October 2008 CO.AS.IT Conference Room, Faraday Street, Carlton. School to work SCHOOL TO WORKAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Evaluation of the integrated services project for clients with challenging behaviour : final report /

by McDermott, Shannon | University of New South Wales. Social Policy Research Centre | Bruce, Jasmine | Fisher, Karen R | Gleeson, Ryan.

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. University of New South Wales, Social Policy Research Centre 2010Description: PDF.Other title: University of New South Wales, Social Policy Research Centre.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: June 2010 "prepared for Ageing, Disability and Home Care, Department of Human Services, NSW, Social Policy Research Centre, Sydney"Summary: The Integrated Services Project for Clients with Challenging Behaviour (ISP) was established in 2005 and is administered by Ageing, Disability and Home Care (ADHC), Department of Human Services NSW. The Project aims to: foster improved life outcomes for people with complex needs and challenging behaviours; reduce the cost of this group to the service system and the wider community; and contribute to the evidence base in this area. The Social Policy Research Centre (SPRC) was commissioned to conduct an independent evaluation of the Project in 2007. This final evaluation report assesses the outcomes of the Project for clients, the effectiveness of the Project s support processes and governance structures, and examines how the ISP might inform improvements to the broader service system.Availability: (1)

Exclusion and embrace : conversations about spirituality and disability : proceedings of a conference October 2001. /

by Newell, Christopher J. (ed.).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. UnitingCare Victoria 2002Description: ix, 190 p.Notes: Papers from the third National Conference on Spirituality and Disability held at the YWCA, Melbourne, 18-21 October 2001. Includes bibliographical referencesAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Falling through the cracks - Centrelink, DEEWR and FaHSCIA : engaging with customers with a mental illness in the social security system /

by Asher, Allan | Commonwealth Ombudsman (Australia).

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Commonwealth of Australia 2010Description: PDF.Other title: Commonwealth Ombudsman report ; no. 13/2010.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: September 2010Summary: Recognising the complexity of managing social services to people with a mental illness, this report identifies four key areas where procedures and policy could be further developed to reduce distress and disadvantage.Availability: (1)

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