Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) is a state-wide unit, funded by the Mental Health, Drugs and Regions Division of the Victorian Department of Health, and administered by St Vincent's Hospital.
VTMH works with you to integrate skills and practices to address inequality in mental health service provision. As a non-clinical unit with a primary focus on service development and mental health systems improvement, we assist you to implement key national and state mental health diversity policies and priorities.
VTMH works with and support all sectors of the public mental health system, inclusive of clinical and community support services.
VTMH is committed to working in partnership with specialist mental health services and community organisations. We value:
We aim to:
Through collaborative and mentoring relationships, VTMH provides consultation for organisational development, education and training, and diversity projects and research that support engagement in diversity responsive practices and systems. We work with you to:
VTMH is currently a consortium member of the national transcultural mental health network, Mental Health in Multicultural Australia (MHiMA).
For more information visit www.vtmh.org.au