Authors: Fiona DeLacy, ACT
Event: 2006 TheMHS Conference
Subject: Primary Care & Prevention, COLLABORATION - CONTINUITY - HEALTH CHOICES
Type of resource: Conference Presentations and Papers
Abstract: There is ample evidence available to indicate that people with enduring, serious mental illness experience poor physical health outcomes, however there is a deficiency of programmes or research that demonstrates possible solutions. This paper describes a model utilised in the ACT within an adult mental health team that has shown encouraging outcomes.