headspace Chatswood - GP Expression of Interest

headspace Chatswood - GP Expression of Interest

headspace Chatswood is inviting GPs to contribute to improving access to mental health services for young people.

At headspace Chatswood General Practitioners have the opportunity to provide bulk billed medical services to young people aged 12-25 years with mental health, physical and sexual health problems.

What headspace Chatswood can offer General Practitioners:
Appointment management, bulk billing and practice management support enable the GP to focus on delivering high quality medical services to young people
Access to onsite Psychologists and Social Workers who provide comprehensive onsite psychosocial assessments
Smooth referral pathways into mental health, drug and alcohol, early intervention and sexual health services.
Continuing Professional Development in field of Adolescent and Young Person health and mental health
Access to headspace National Office GP Advisor
Multi-disciplinary team who are passionate and knowledgeable about youth mental health

What General Practitioners can offer young people at headspace Chatswood
An opportunity for young people to access help earlier through GP appointments
Early identification, diagnosis and treatment of physical and mental health problems ensures better pathways to health
Youth friendly medical services and mental health treatment planning and follow up
Integrated health care that is youth friendly and responsive to families
Services that are respectful, non-judgemental and respect diversity

For more information please contact Ashley MacphersonAshleym@headspacechatswood.org.au or phone 8021 3668.
headspace Chatswood - GP Expression of Interest