Welcome to Victorian Transcultural Mental Health

  Previously the Victorian Transcultural Psychiatry Unit (VTPU)

The VTMH is a statewide unit which supports area mental health and psychiatric disability support services in working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) consumers and carers throughout Victoria. You are invited to explore our growing website; we welcome your questions and comment.

VTMH is now a consortium member of the national transcultural mental health network, Mental Health in Multicultural Australia (MHiMA)

Visit the Mental Health in Multicultural Australia (MHiMA) website here.


Current Training

 

An Introduction to Cultural Responsiveness for Mental Health Settings (Location VTMH / Melb)

This workshop will introduce mental health professionals, working in both clinical and community managed mental health services, to cultural responsiveness.

 

An Introduction to Cultural Responsiveness for Mental Health Settings (Location: Rural / Regional)

This workshop will introduce mental health professionals, working in both clinical and community managed mental health services, to cultural responsiveness.

 

 This training is only available to those who work in the North West Mental Health Network.

 

Free Online Training for Health Professionals working in Perinatal Mental Health Settings now available.  Click here to access.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 



Current Events

 

Spectrum of Cultures Consumer Group Meetings

VTMH Consumer Group meetings are held monthly. 
For more information, click here.

VTMH Seminar and Case Presentations

VTMH runs monthly one-hour seminars on a variety of topics related to mental health.  Seminars are free and open to health and mental health practitioners from various professions.  

To register for our May seminar, click here.