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The February 2014 “Innovation in Mental Health and Homelessness” edition of Parity

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CONTENTS

Editorial

Jenny Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Council to Homeless Persons

Feature: Innovation in Mental Health and Homelessness

Platform 70 and the Collaborative Recovery Model Ending Homelessness in Sydney

Christina Hough, Project Coordinator — Platform 70, Bridge Housing and Siobhan Barry, Way2Home Manager, Neami National

Making a Splash through arts-based practice

The Mental Health and Homeless Program — Mornington Peninsula

Michelle Francis, Therapeutic Case Manager, Mental Health and Homelessness Program, Peninsula Support Services

From Psychiatric Disability Rehabilitation and Support Services to Community Mental Health Support Services — Victorian State Reforms and What it Means for Homelessness Services

Kate Paterson, Manager Transition and Reform, Psychiatric Disability Services of Victoria (VICSERV)

The Homeless: Screen My Shorts

Models of Service Delivery for Homeless People Suffering Severe Mental Illness

Dr Julian Freidin, Psychiatrist, Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Service, Alfred Health

Shelter and Renewal for the Aboriginal Community in Melbourne

Jamie Waring, Service Manager, Wadamba Wilam (Renew Shelter), Neami National

Housing First — Now What? Supporting Transitions and Recovery in Toronto

Susan Eckerle Curwood, PhD and Vicky Stergiopoulos, MD

Consumer Voices — Innovation in Mental Health and Homelessness

Supported Housing Improving Lives

Jennifer Tobin, Manager, Fairfield, Neami National

The Key Elements for Effective Partnering with Clinical Mental Health Services

Tracey Swadling, Regional Manager, Mental Illness Fellowship Victoria, Sean Hegarty, Regional Manager, Mental Illness Fellowship Victoria and Cayte Hoppner, Director of Mental Health, Latrobe Regional Hospital

Doorway: A Practical Example of Integration of Clinical Mental Health and a Housing and Recovery Program for People with Mental Illness

Tracey Swadling, Regional Manager, Mental Illness Fellowship Victoria, Sean Hegarty, Regional Manager, Mental Illness Fellowship Victoria and Cayte Hoppner, Director of Mental Health, Latrobe Regional Hospital

Trauma Homelessness Initiative

Louisa Di Censo, Manager Policy and Service Development, Sacred Heart Mission and Paul Zanatta, VincentCare

Medicalising Mental Health and Homelessness

Sarah Russell, Principal Researcher, Research Matters

Community Engagement, Prevention, and Recovery

Chris Talbot, Executive Manager, Information and Knowledge Management and George Flouras, Coordinator, Mental Health Support Programs

CHOPS: Flexibility to Meet Unique Needs

Amanda Gillam, Manager Clarendon Community Mental Health, St Vincent’s Area Mental Health

 Advocating Informal Support for Homelessness: Should we be Concerned?

Keith Jacobs, University of Tasmania and Cameron Duff, Monash University

A Global Perspective on Homelessness: Finding Links Between Homelessness and the Structure of Society

Dr Julian Freidin, Psychiatrist, Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Service, Alfred Health, Director, Mental Illness Fellowship Victoria

 The Ruah Intensive Housing support Program: Adapting Evidence Based Practice

Dr Helen Lette, Manager, Data and Evaluation Unit, Ruah Community Services

The Homeless Youth Dual Diagnosis Initiative and The Road Home — Roadwork in Progress

Andrew Innes, HYDDI Clinician, Northern Metro Region

Preventing Homelessness Through Intensive Home-Based Support

Kim Holmes, South Australian State Manager, Neami National

A Place to Call Home

Zoe Probyn, Northern Support Services Manager, HomeGround Services

Multidisciplinary Collaboration for People Experiencing Homelessness with a Severe Mental Illness

Emily Lyons, Social Worker, Kristen Lewis, Occupational Therapist and Kathleen Walsh, Registered Nurse, Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Service, Alfred Health

St Vincent de Paul NSW Support Services, The Wolloomooloo Complex Needs Project

Lee Edwards Auzins, Acting Casework Services Coordinator, Matthew Talbot Hostel

Making a Home on the Road to Recovery

Sue Emmett, for the St Vincent de Paul Society Western Australia

The INWAYS Project

Grant Hamilton Executive Officer, Statewide Primary Care Partnership (PCP) Executive Officer, Inner North West (INW) Primary Care Partnership

Together For Kids Partnership with Child Adolescent Mental Health Service: Providing Specialist Mental Health Services for Homeless Kids in South Australia

Deborah Lockwood, Manager Child and Youth Programs, Relationships Australia, South Australia

Youth Homelessness, Mental Health and Complex Trauma: Implications for Policy and Practice

Rudy Gonzalez, Executive Director, Lighthouse Institute and Dr Pauline McLoughlin, Research Manager, Lighthouse Institute

Opinion

Arthur Papakotsias, CEO, Neami National

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