Boost to Clinical Training in Rural Remote Australia must be supported with sustainable workforce models

The Federal Government has announced $54.4 million has been allocated over 2016-17 to 2018-19 for new Regional Training Hubs and University Departments of Rural Health (UDRH).  Assistant Minister for Health, Dr David Gillespie, today announced the locations of 26 regional training hubs and three new UDRHs, and the universities that will operate them. Federal Coalition’s Rural […]

Addressing the physical health of people with mental illness

The Dietitians Association of Australia, Exercise Sports Science Australia and the Australian Psychological Society have released a joint statement outlining the role of Accredited Practising Dietitians, Accredited Exercise Physiologists and Psychologists in improving the mental health and physical health of people living with mental illness. The Dietitians Association of Australia, Exercise & Sports Science Australia […]