GV Health Mental Health Employment & Education
The Goulburn Valley Area Mental Health Service (GVAMHS) is a department of Goulburn Valley Health which provides an innovative range of services for those individuals suffering from or at risk of serious mental health problems requiring short and long term support and care. The services are provided to the municipalities of Mitchell, Murrindindi, Strathbogie, City of Greater Shepparton and Moira. GVAMHS aims to provide consumer/carer focused and culturally sensitive practice for people living within the region.
What do our services provide?
- Psychiatric assessment and treatment
- A confidential service 24 hour/7 day access to the service
- Carer and family support and education
- Outreach services to outlying areas of the region
- Ability to link in to state-wide services for specialty consultation
- Education and consultancy services to other agencies
Hume Mental Health Clinical Alliance student placement
The Hume Mental Health Clinical Training Alliance is an alliance formed between GVAMHS, Mental Illness Fellowship (MiF) and Mind Australia, this alliance facilitates tertiary mental health students with practical workplace experience.
This clinical placement is designed to provide an opportunity to put theory into practice through clinical placement in an environment that allows students to work interprofessionally. This clinical placement aims to be thought provoking allowing reflection and focus on developing an understanding of working in an interprofessional clinical environment.
A range of health disciplines are represented within the HMHCTA. The HMHCTA provides clinical placements for the following health disciplines:
- Occupational Therapy
- Social Work
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