This webinar hosted by the Women’s Mental Health Alliance and Mental Health Victoria examines the implications of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System for women’s mental health, and opportunities to ensure that the redesign of the mental health system meets the needs of women, girls and gender diverse people.
The webinar is aimed at mental health practitioners and service providers, policy-makers, and the social services and women’s sectors.
Access the video recording here (https://youtu.be/zhu36jcSQ3E) (duration: 1:32:06)
00:00 - Welcome and introductions - Larissa Taylor, Mental Health Victoria & Dianne Hill, Women’s Health Victoria
07:23 - Presentation: Introduction to gender and women's mental health - Mischa Barr, Women’s Health Victoria (Download slides here)
30:40 - Panel discussion
Responses to some of the questions raised in the webinar are available in PDF and Word (direct download).
Read an evaluation of our webinar utilising the results of a post-attendee survey in PDF and Word (direct download)
Women’s Mental Health Alliance and Mental Health Victoria (2021) The Royal Commission and women’s mental health: challenges and opportunities: proceedings of webinar held 17 August 2021 [video recording]. Women's Health Victoria. Melbourne.