Mental Health, Justice Heath and Alcohol & Drug Services

Psychiatry Stream

See the listing below of Pyschiatry Stream rotations.

Canberra Hospital

  • Department runs two units – one at Canberra Hospital and another at Calvary Hospital
  • Opportunity to be involved in the care of patients with mental health disorders in the outpatient setting and inpatient setting
  • Exposure to the Mental Health Act
  • Ability to participate in tribunal meetings
  • Involvement in the Crisis and Assessment Treatment Team which provides emergency assessment and management of patients in the community
  • Weekly journal clubs

Calvary Hospital

  • Opportunity to be involved in the care of patients with mental health disorders in the outpatient setting and inpatient setting
  • Exposure to the Mental Health Act
  • Ability to participate in tribunal meetings
  • Involvement in the Crisis and Assessment Treatment Team which provides emergency assessment and management of patients in the community

Alcohol and Drug Services

  • Inpatient Detox Unit - 10 bed unit
  • Opportunity to participate in community based Drug & Alcohol services
  • Drug & Alcohol hospital liaison service
  • Opioid substitution (Methadone and Buprenorphine) treatment program

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