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  • Mental health partnership with Magelang, Indonesia

    October 13, 2017

    Five leading mental health clinicians from The Prof. Soerojo Mental Hospital, Magelang, Indonesia undertook tailored learning placements at St. Vincent’s Mental Health, a founding member of Asia Australia Mental Health along with Asialink and The University of Melbourne’s Department of... Read more

  • 2018 grant round- Opportunity for mental health training

    September 14, 2017

    The 2018 Thomas Trauer Grant has been announced through St Vincent's Foundation, with grants of $10,000 available. St. Vincent’s Foundation invites project proposals for activities which support mental health priorities in low resource settings and encourage any inquiries, ideas and questions about... Read more

  • Determined, aspiring, and tenaciously creative: working in new ways.

    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

  • Asia Pacific Expert Forum on SMI Policies- the Present and the Future

    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