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TheMHS Summer Forum

2017 Summer Forum

Join us in 2017 for: 

CHOICE AND CONTROL:
Personalising the Mental Health System 

Thursday 23 and Friday 24 February, 2017
The Mercure, Sydney, Australia

The 19th TheMHS Summer Forum is an annual two-day educational program that highlights a contemporary topic in mental health. It will guide, challenge and inspire you. Audience discussion and participation are actively encouraged.

The drive towards a person centred mental health system changes many things - most critically the way that the system reacts to people's needs. How do we respond without losing sight of the individuals and communities in our system - clinicians, workers, consumers, managers, families and carers?

Challenged by concepts like "flexible funding", "self-directed support", "stepped care" and personalised packages", the Summer Forum will identify how mental health systems can achieve real citizenship for consumers.

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