Research & Reports

May 3, 2018

Flinders University NDIS Report Highlights Scheme Shortfalls

Flinders University researchers have just completed a rigorous study of the Nat­ional Disability Insurance Scheme concluding that at its current rate the scheme will not be delivered […]
April 18, 2018

Close the Gap Refresh

It has been ten years sinceClosing the Gap began and Community Mental Health Australia (CMHA), which we are a member of, has made a submission to […]
March 19, 2018

Submission: Parliamentary Joint Standing Committee: NDIS Market Readiness

The mental health sector in South Australia has been working diligently and creatively to prepare their businesses for the NDIS and the opportunities for innovation that […]
February 3, 2018

How is NDIS changing the psychosocial workforce?

The New Paradigm is the Australian Journal for Psychosocial Rehabilitation. In their summer edition they have a series of articles looking at various ways NDIS is […]
February 3, 2018

NDIS Pricing Submission

As the NDIS continues to roll out across the country we are looking closely at the pay structure and pricing of Mental Health Workers. You can […]
February 3, 2018

NDIS Code of Conduct

With only a moderate number of people living with severe mental illness eligible for the NDIS the MHCSA has been doing a lot of advocacy with […]
December 20, 2017

A Practical Guide For Working With Carers Of People With A Mental Illness

The Mental Health Coalition of SA were pleased to work with Ian Goodwin Smith on this practical guide for working with carers of people with a […]
December 20, 2017

A Critical Literature Review of the Direct, Adverse Effects of Neuroleptics

The Mental Health Coalition of SA were pleased to work with Ian Goodwin Smith on this critical literature review on antipsychotics by National Mental Health Consumer […]