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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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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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6 August 2021

Chief Psychiatrist Gazettal Conditions - Limestone Coast LHN

The Chief Psychiatrist recently placed gazettal conditions on services within the Limestone Coast Local Health Network

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4 December 2020

Annual Report of the Chief Psychiatrist

The 2019-20 Annual Report of the Chief Psychiatrist is now available

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