Austin Health Mental Health Clinical Service Unit (MHCSU) provides mental health services to support recovery-oriented care in a multidisciplinary and collaborative manner.
MHCSU is comprised of the following Service Directorates:
Acute inpatient care is offered to veterans and individuals with post-trauma mental health conditions. Community services are delivered by the Veteran & Serving Members Unit and Post Trauma Victoria outpatient services including group therapy, sleep disorders, human relations, and rehabilitation.
A state-wide service providing assessment and neuropsychiatric rehabilitation services to Victorians. Inpatient services specialise in physical-cognitive and psychiatric-behavioural disabilities. Community services include community reintegration, brain disorders assessment & treatment, neurobehaviour clinic and acquired brain injury behaviour consultancy.
General Hospital Mental Health provides psychiatry services for consumers and staff in the hospital setting, including a consultation/liaison service, drug dependence clinic, clinical health psychology and psychiatric outpatient clinics, and a constant patient observer program.