PORTS
Practitioner Online
Referral Treatment Service

Tel. 1800 176 787
Fax. 02 9475 0249

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Assessments

PORTS provides expert assessments of mental health and wellbeing

  • These assessments are designed to identify:
    • Symptoms and severity of mood, anxiety, and substance use disorders
    • Other factors affecting mental health
    • Risk of self-harm
    • Protective factors
    • Recommendations for treatment, developed in consultation with the patient

  • The conditions assessed during the assessment include mood disorders (dysthymia, bipolar, and major depressive disorder), anxiety disorders (generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder with/without agoraphobia, obsessive compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder), substance use disorders (alcohol and other substances)
  • Brief, easy to read assessment reports are then sent to the patient and to the referring health professional
  • Health professionals are welcome to contact PORTS with any questions about the assessment or patient.

How to Refer a Patient

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For any additional information about PORTS, please contact us here.