As part of significant mental health reform, the Saltbush Community Mental Health Rehabilitation Service (Saltbush CMHRS) was implemented in Whyalla in July 2014. Saltbush CMHRS is a 10-bed mental health residential program offering rehabilitative mental health support to rural residents to aid recovery. This research project analysed the service delivery model and its impact on recovery outcomes for consumers.
Mr Adrian Leet works for Rural and Remote Mental Health Service, Barossa, Hills, Fleurieu LHN, as the Advanced Clinical Lead for Occupational Therapy. Adrian has over 20 years of clinical and leadership experience across mental health services and has a strong passion for recovery orientated outcomes for country consumers.
Mr Shaun Dennis works for Flinders & Upper North LHN, as the Clinical Senior Occupational Therapist and also works with the Department of Rural Health, University of South Australia as an Occupational Therapy Academic. Shaun trained in the UK and holds a MSc Occupational Therapy and a BSc Psychology.