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The Chief Psychiatrist is a statutory role with powers and functions relating to the administration of the Mental Health Act 2009 and the standard of mental health care in South Australia.

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8 December 2021

Review of Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) on the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjajara (APY) Lands.

The report of the Chief Psychiatrist Review into Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) on the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjajara (APY) Lands has been released

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22 November 2021

Annual Report of the Chief Psychiatrist 2020-21

The Annual Report of the Chief Psychiatrist 2020-21 is now available

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18 October 2021

Mental Health Services Plan Progress and Implementation Update

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15 October 2021

COVID – 19 Mental Health Review

A commissioned review by UniSA to support mental health recovery planning has just been released.

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