Legislative Council: Tuesday, September 06, 2022


Mental Health Services Plan

40 The Hon. S.G. WADE ().6 July 2022).

1. The Office of the Chief Psychiatrist developed the Mental Health Services Plan Progress Report and Implementation Plan 2021-22, which was released in October 2021. Is a similar progress report and implementation plan being developed for 2022-23?

2. Does the government intend to revisit or review the Mental Health Services Plan?

3. If the plan is to be revisited to reviewed, will the 2022-2023 implementation plan be based on the current Mental Health Services Plan or the revised one?

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector): The Minister for Health and Wellbeing has advised:

The member is advised to refer to answers provided by the Chief Psychiatrist, Dr John Brayley, during the Budget and Finance Committee on 6 June 2022.