Evidence-based Mental Health Care Planning


Virtual “workshop” on “Advances of healthcare ecosystem research for evidence-informed mental health planning” (presented at APIC2 – 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Integrated Care Melbourne, 2019): ANU, University of Sydney, Loyola University Andalucia, ConNetica. 

Use of the new paradigm of healthcare ecosystem research in mental health planning. Luis Salvador Carulla, Carlos Garcia-alonso, Jose albero Salinas, Nerea Almeda and Mary Anne Furst. CMHR, ANU, Loyola University Andalucia

A Tale of Four Cities: Analysis of mental health services across four metropolitan Australian cities using the Integrated Atlas of Mental Health John Mendoza, ConNetica

Implementation of a comprehensive systems of integrated mental health service delivery in urban areas. Lessons learned from the Inner Sydney Urban Partnership for Health and Well-Being. Peter McGeorge. Universities of NSW and Notre Dame

Regional planning and the Implementation of Integrated Mental Health Care: the experience of Partners in Recovery. James Gillespie. Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney

An international comparative analysis of the mental health care delivery system in remote areas: the Kimberley (Australia), Nunavik (Canada) and Lapland (Finland). Jose Alberto Salinas. University Loyola Andalucia and CMHR, ANU.

Modelling mental healthcare improvement in highly integrated care systems: the case of the Basque Country (Spain) Carlos Garcia-Alonso Universidad Loyola Andalucia (Spain)

Conceptual Frameworks and Models

Almeda N, García-Alonso CR, Salinas-Pérez JA, Gutiérrez-Colosía MR, Salvador-Carulla L. Causal Modelling for Supporting Planning and Management of Mental Health Services and Systems: A Systematic Review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Jan 25;16(3). pii: E332. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16030332. Review. PubMed PMID: 30691052.

Furst MA, Gandré C, Romero López-Alberca C, Salvador-Carulla L. Healthcare ecosystems research in mental health: a scoping review of methods to describe the context of local care delivery. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Mar 18;19(1):173.

Fernandez A, Sturmberg J, Lukersmith S, Madden R, Torkfar G, Colagiuri R, Salvador-Carulla L. Evidence-based medicine: is it a bridge too far? Health Res Policy Syst. 2015 Nov 6;13(1):66.

Salvador-Carulla L, Lukersmith S, Sullivan W. From the EBM pyramid to the Greek temple: a new conceptual approach to Guidelines as implementation tools in mental health. Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2017 Apr;26(2):105-114.

Salvador-Carulla L, Fernandez A, Madden R, Lukersmith S, Colagiuri R, Torkfar G, Sturmberg J. Framing of scientific knowledge as a new category of health care research. J Eval Clin Pract. 2014; 20(6):1045-55.

Salvador-Carulla L, Haro JM, Ayuso-Mateos JL. A framework for evidence-based mental health care and policy. Acta Psychiatr Scand Suppl. 2006;(432):5-11