MHPN – Tips and strategies to enhance communication between medical and mental health professionals

Presented by MHPN in partnership with The General Practice Mental Health Standards Collaboration (GPMHSC), this live event will include the panel responding to up to six hypothetical scenarios, presentations by Associate Professor Morton Rawlin (GP), Dr Samantha McLeod (psychologist) and Heather Novak (consumer advocate), as well as a Q&A facilitated by Dr Mary Emeleus (GP). Read more about the panellists.

Register now to hear an interdisciplinary panel identify, unpack and provide solutions for potential obstacles in communication between practitioners.

Learning outcomes:

  • describe key principles for effective communication between medical and mental health professionals
  • identify challenges and obstacles to communication between medical and mental health professionals
  • improve patient outcomes by implementing tips and strategies to enhance communication and reduce challenges between treating professionals.

Date: Thursday 22 March 2018

Time: 4:15 pm – WA / 5:45 pm – NT / 6:15 pm – Qld / 6:45 pm – SA / 7:15 pm – NSW, ACT, Vic and Tas

Duration: 75 minutes