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26 May 2020

eMental Health

Professor Anil Thapliyal, Executive Director, eMental Health International Collaborative reports back on the success of this match in September 2019.

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25 May 2020

By Richard Woodcock

Mental Health Metrics

Richard Woodcock, Te Pou National Manager for Data, Information and Research notes that IIMHL initiated a project in 2008 with an aim of developing a consensus framework for mental health quality and performance indicators. The work has continued through to 2019 and over 20 publications have explored the performance schemes used and the opportunities for standardising approaches to performance and quality measurement across a range of countries.

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7 May 2020

I-CIRCLE in Toronto

Dr Peri Renison and Toni Gutschlag from Christchurch report from the I-CIRCLE match in Toronto in 2019.

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17 March 2020

Meeting the mental health needs of the military

Colonel Clare Bennett, Chief Mental Health Officer, Defence Health Directorate & Director Integrated Wellness of the New Zealand Defence Force, reports on the Military Issues Work Group match held in 2019.

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17 March 2020

Innovations to improve access and outcomes for children, families and communities for children, families and communities

Dr Bronwyn Dunnachie, senior advisor - Werry Workforce Whāraurau, and Sue Dashfield, director - Werry Workforce Whāraurau, attended the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) Child and Youth match in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as part of the 2019 IIMHL Leadership Exchange.

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14 February 2020

Changing attitudes and preventing stigma and discrimination

Mary O’Hagan, programme lead – Like Minds, Like Mine, shares her reflections and experience from the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) international exchange, where she learned more about the work done by the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) to reduce stigma and discrimination.

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