Mental Health Consultation Liaison – headspace

In by PHN Communications

  • Full-time vacancy
  • Wide Bay

Vacancy description: Qualification requirements – Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, and Clinical Nurse Consultants (HP4 / NRG7). This role, from within a consultation liaison and clinical in-reach model, will work collaboratively with the local headspace services to support a seamless service experience for adolescents and young adults (12-25 years), with severe and/or complex mental health needs accessing headspace, with a no wrong door policy, providing the right service at the right time. Establish or embed a dedicated capacity to work across the historical service boundary between child and youth mental services and adult mental health services. They will need to demonstrate specialist knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the evidence-based assessment, diagnosis and treatment of consumers aged 12-15 years, experiencing serious and/or complex mental health issues. Demonstrated provision of specialist clinical expertise and apply professional judgment based on valid and reliable evidence in a consultation liaison role. As a senior clinician, contribute to decreasing transitional service gaps and enhance system capacity, to improve timely access to multidisciplinary mental health treatment and care through strengthened clinical pathways (between headspace and state funded Wide Bay Mental Health and Specialised Services).

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Vacancy closing date: 05/03/2024

Flyer: H2401WB542051 Role Description

Business location:
Street address: 34 Torquay Road
City: Pialba
State: QLD
Postcode: 4655
Country: Australia

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