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December 13, 2022

Spotlight on: VTMH Team Member – Kimberley Wriedt

This is a new section to our twice yearly e-newsletter. We realise that while many of you reading this do work with some members of our team, many of you don’t know who we are! To change this, we have decided to share with you an interview with one of our team members in each… Read more »

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December 13, 2022

Reflections from our registrar, Nivanka, on her year at VTMH 

I began my work at VTMH in February 2022, but it was a role that I had dreamed of since I was a junior doctor fresh out of medical school. I knew I wanted to pursue a career in transcultural psychiatry and unfortunately such training roles are currently very limited in the public mental health sector.… Read more »

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December 13, 2022

Another successful year of seminars for VTMH

VTMH continued our seminar schedule into 2022, with our seminars continuing to be held online via Zoom. We held 8 seminars between March and November this year and were thrilled to have the speakers join us. It has been a wonderful experience for VTMH, holding these seminars online and being able to reach people around… Read more »

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December 13, 2022

Staff Retreat Day

In October, the VTMH team came together with Education Changemakers for a team culture retreat day. The team, with no knowledge of what the day would hold in store, met at Free to Feed in North Fitzroy. What transpired was a day of story-sharing, cooking, and connection to each other and the values and pillars… Read more »