Adult Mental Health

Adult Mental Health Services

Mental Health Triage Service for all enquiries or referrals – 1300 792 977

 

Primary Mental Health Service:

The Adult Community Mental Health Service also includes the Primary Mental Health service. This service provides urgent assessments to support GPs and other primary health providers with diagnostic clarification, medication advice and treatment recommendations.

It can provide

One-off assessments for:

  • High and low prevalence disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Diagnostic dilemmas
  • Perinatal mental health
  • Eating disorders
  • Early detection of psychosis  

Secondary Consultations

  • Telephone consultation with a Psychiatrist can be requested.

 

Referrals: Phone Peninsula Health Mental Health Triage on 1300 792 977 and follow up with a faxed referral letter.