Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing health activities type code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:568042
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Definition:A code set representing the type of activities relating to the promotion of mental health, cultural, spiritual and social wellbeing of both individuals, family and community in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Context:The term social and emotional wellbeing (SEWB) has particular meaning to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples view health and wellbeing holistically.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1None
2Short term counselling
3Ongoing counselling programs
4Visiting psychologist, psychiatrist and/or social worker services
5Case management with other agencies in the care of patients with mental illness
6Referral of clients with mental health issues from other services
7Workers visit clients at home for social and emotional wellbeing
8Family support and education
9Outreach services to public/private psychiatric institutions
10Mental health promotion activities
11Harm reduction and suicide prevention
12Referral (please specify)
99Other (please specify)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 4  Visiting psychologist, psychiatrist and/or social worker services

Refers to staff who are not paid for by the service.

CODE 10 Mental health promotion activities

Includes youth camps and drop-in centres.

Collection methods:Social and emotional wellbeing issues responses are based on information documented in  files/notes.

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Australian Indigenous Health info net 2013. Social and emotional wellbeing (including mental health). Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. Viewed 4 April 2014, http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/other-health-conditions/mental-health/plain-language/background-information#what-is-social-and-emotional-wellbeing

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Service provider organisation—service activity type, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing health activities type code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014