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Clinical Care & Coordination – Regional

Therapeutic care and support for people experiencing the impact of severe & complex mental illness.

Our Clinical Care & Coordination program provides clinical services and care planning to people experiencing the impact of severe mental illness.

The program aims to improve both your mental and physical health by looking at your specific needs and then developing a plan of care to assist you to work on the areas of your life that are most important to you.

Clinical Care Planners are able to support you to:

  • Set personal goals.
  • Access the services you need and coordinate your care to achieve those goals.
  • Improve your wellbeing with psychological therapy and suicide prevention support.
  • Develop self management skills

What we offer

  • Clinical care

    We'll work with you to improve your mental and physical health.

  • Service coordination

    We’ll work with you to create a care plan to determine which services will help you most.

  • Goal-setting

    Together, we’ll set goals that are focused on the changes most important to you.

  • No cost

    Mental health services
    are free at Sonder.

Accessing this service

Am I eligible?

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Be aged 18 years or over;
  • Be diagnosed with a severe & complex mental illness and;
  • Have a Mental Health Treatment Plan.


What does a Clinical Care Planner do?

Your Clinical Care Planner will work with you to:

  • Develop a coordinated care plan, based on your goals and needs.
  • Ensure your family, carers and other physical and mental health practitioners are involved in the planning of services.
  • Establish referral pathways that allow you to easily move between services as your needs change.

How do I access this service?

To get started with the program, you’ll need to visit your GP and request a Mental Health Treatment Plan.

To find out how to get a Mental Health Treatment Plan, check out our webpage:

Getting a Mental Health Treatment Plan

If you do not have a Mental Health Treatment Plan, you can still refer yourself by contacting Sonder on (08) 8209 0710 and we’ll work with you to get one.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Information for GPs

To refer a patient to this service, please complete a Mental Health Treatment Plan and fax directly to Sonder on (08) 8252 9433

Mental Health Treatment Plan

Our recovery-focused approach

We support people living with mental health concerns to improve their wellbeing and pursue a life with meaning, hope and purpose.

We do this through:

  • Respecting your values, treatment and support preferences.
  • Focusing on and amplifying your strengths.
  • Supporting you to develop and reach personal goals and ambitions.
  • Helping you to develop self-management skills.
Sonder Receptionist welcoming Client

For Mental Health Emergencies Call 000

If you, or someone you are with, are hurt or need immediate support, please call 000.

Emergency and crisis support

This service is supported by funding from Country PHN through the Australian Government’s PHN Program.