Chief Psychiatrist’s Mental Health Community of Practice – Coping with staff shortages in community MHS

The next Community of Practice session is coming up on Thursday 21 April, with the topic Coping with staff shortages in community mental health services. This session is for clinicians working in mental health services, to attend, please RSVP to

The purpose of the session is to share learning, ideas and practice-based evidence in adapting to changing demands in a rising COVID-19 environment. Responding through collaboration and sharing-up-to date state, national and local guidelines and strategies will support sustaining high quality mental health care through community transmission.

The details for the second session are:

Coping with staff shortages in community mental health services
Armadale Community Mental Health Service will be sharing what has been working for them
Thursday 21 April 1:00 – 1:30

The format will be an informal 30 minute online sharing and discussion session.  A summary will be made available on the Chief Psychiatrist’s website following the session.  For more information, please see our Community of Practice page.

The session will be held on MS Teams. If you would like to attend, please email, and a meeting invite will be forwarded to you.