The latest news and publications from Asia Australia Mental Health
June 13, 2017
This year, the POST program was delighted to host Dr. Soo Shuenn Chiang from the Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Hospital in Singapore. The peer exchange and clinical placement program found that it was the shared elements of mental health care were at the heart of the... Read more
May 22, 2017
Developing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Cambodia
Cambodia has partnered with St. Vincent’s Foundation’s Thomas Trauer Grant* again in 2017, this time taking action on developing mental health services tailored for children and young people.
As a long standing WHO priority... Read more
January 9, 2017
In Dec 2016, the Hong Kong Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation invited professionals from South Korea, Australia and Taiwan to participate in the Expert Forum on Serious Mental Illness Policies.
Looking at community care models that have been developed in our countries over the past 25 years,... Read more
December 21, 2016
Consultation Liaison (CL) mental health services to general hospitals have been running in Australia from the 70’s and also started in Hong Kong in the early 80’s. This means for developing best practices, international exchanges are very valuable. This month, Kwai Chung Hospital CL nurse Lam... Read more
November 4, 2016
Asia Australia Mental Health (AAMH), as one of China’s key international mental health partners, has built deep networks and expertise in supporting mental health initiatives across cities and provinces, including Shenzhen in Guangdong Province.
With rapid urbanisation and mass floating populations... Read more