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Mental Health News – Nov ’15

Mental Health News – Nov ’15

ATAPS Referral Update

GPs can refer patients to the Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) program by calling the Sydney North Health Network GP referral line on 1300 782 391.  This month’s allocation of services are as follows: 

Service Delivery Number of Referrals Available
General ATAPS including:

  • Mild to moderate general mental health disorders
  • Children
  • Postnatal depression
87
Suicide Prevention including:

  • Self-harm
  • Mild to moderate suicide ideation
30

 


Current Issues in Child Protection and Domestic Violence – Understanding the Impact of Trauma

A free training seminar for Service Providers within Northern Sydney will be held on December 8 2015 at 9.30am-5.00pm at Relationships Australia in Macquarie Park.

The seminar will be presented by Carolyn Michelle Cousins whom has worked in the fields of child protection, domestic violence and mental health for almost 20 years. She has Masters Degrees in Social Work and Adult Education.

RSVP by 26 November to: christinek@ransw.org.au with the name of the workshop, contact details, organisation and dietary requirements.

To view the event flyer CLICK HERE

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