- A client with a (Medicare card) Informs their GP of their difficulties with Depression, Anxiety or Stress. The GP asks some questions to assess whether the person is likely to need a referral to a psychologist. They will base this decision primarily on a quick assessment of the client’s anxiety, depression and stress. The GP then makes a psychologist referral / mental health plan.
Happy Mental Health Week to everyone!
How do I get involved?
- improving the culture in your workplace
- supporting access to psychological support services
- raising awareness of mental health conditions and reducing stigma.
Mental Health Week takes places 7 to 13 October 2014, with 10 October being World Mental Health Day. It is a chance to reflect on mental health and take some positive steps to highlight the importance of mental wellbeing. This year, the theme in Queensland is “MIND-CLICKS – where minds meet”. It is a chance to reflect on mental health and take some positive steps to highlight the importance of mental wellbeing. Visit the link for more information. http://ow.ly/Cc7Le