• ABS - Australian Bureau of Statistics

  • ADGP - Australian Divisions of General Practice

  • AICAFMHA - Australian Infant, Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health Association

  • AIHW - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

  • APA - American Psychiatric Association

  • CAA - Carers Association of Australia

  • CAMHS - Child and adolescent mental health services

  • CAT - Crisis Assessment Team

  • CBT - Cognitive behaviour therapy

  • GP - General practitioner

  • HREOC - Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission

  • MHCA - Mental Health Council of Australia

  • MOU - Memorandum Of Understanding

  • NGO - Non-government organisation

  • NHMRC - National Health and Medical Research Council

  • WHO - World Health Organisation