What is Connect?
Connect is a program of the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network that provides mental health treatment over the phone.
Who is eligible?
Connect is available to those experiencing mild to moderate mental health needs that would benefit from short term psychological interventions. Connect clinicians are trained mental health professionals with experience in providing psychological interventions over the phone.
Advantages of Connect
- More accessible for you
- Doesn’t require you to travel anywhere
- You can receive treatment in the privacy of your own home
- After hours appointments
- Just as effective as face to face treatment
How do I access the service?
GPs are required to complete a mental health treatment plan and to fax to 02 6921 9911 or send via Argus to email@example.com . Once this is received Connect will arrange an appointment time with you.
Is there a cost?
Connect is at no cost to you