Ms Kate Schlicht

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Medicine

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

kate.schlicht@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 78432

Biography

Kate has been working at Deakin Rural Health on the Mental Health Academic project since 2008. Prior to this she worked in the public mental health system as a team leader. During this time she has also completed a management course (major in human resources).

Kate has been actively involved in the debriefing team at South West Healthcare and continues to work in a clinical role in the primary mental health team. Kate is also a registered nurse with an Intensive Care Certificate. Her research interests are comorbidity/mental health and chronic disease management, and decision making in mental health.

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Career highlights

Publications

Book
Morgan M, Reddy P, Coates M, Leahy R, Schlicht K, Dunbar J. Practice nurses as case managers in a collaborative care model for managing depression among patients with heart disease or diabetes:  The D-TECT and TrueBlue studies in primary care. In: Larson A, Lyle D, editors. A Bright Future for Rural Health: Evidence-based policy and practice in rural and remote Australian Health Care: Australian Rural Health Education Network 2010. p. 48-51.

Journal Articles
Beks H, Healey C, Schlicht K. ‘When you’re it’: the experience of rural nurses in managing acute mental health presentations in South West Victoria. Rural and Remote Health (online). 2018.

Pierce D, Little F, Bennett-Levy J, Isaacs AN, Bridgman H, Lutkin SJ, Carey TA, Schlicht KG, McCabe-Gusta ZP, Martin E, Martinez LA. Mental health academics in rural and remote Australia. Rural and remote health. 2016;16(3):3793.

Schlicht K, Morgan M, Fuller J, Coates M, Dunbar J. Safety and acceptability of practice-nurse-managed care of depression in patients with diabetes or heart disease in the Australian TrueBlue study. BMJ Open. 2013;3:e002195.

Morgan M, Coates M, Dunbar J, Reddy P, Schlicht K, Fuller J. The TrueBlue model of collaborative care using practice nurses as case managers for depression alongside diabetes or heart disease: a randomised trial. BMJ Open. 2013;3.

Reports
Morgan M, Healey C, Mc Namara K, Schlicht K, Coates M. MyHealth: Managing complex multimorbidity in general practice. Manual. Canberra, ACT: Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute Centre of Research Excellence 2015 Extension "Towards building better primary health care", Australian National University, 17 Mar 2016.

Morgan M, Healey C, Mc Namara K, Schlicht K, Coates M. Towards building better primary health care: multimorbidity. Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute Centre of Research Excellence, 2015.

Conferences

Beks H, Healey C, Schlicht K. ‘When you’re it’: the experience of rural nurses in managing acute mental health presentations in South West Victoria. Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium; 11-13 Oct 2017; Albury

Schlicht K, Place N, Beks H, Healey C, Versace V, Harvey P. Assessing and treating gambling disorders in Victoria: a pilot study. 14th National Rural Health Conference; 26-29 Apr 2017; Cairns, Australia

Morgan M, Coates M, Dunbar J, Schlicht K. The TrueBlue model: Collaborative care for multimorbidity. "Towards Better Health in the Western Region" Symposium; 11 Nov 2014; Geelong, Victoria

Fuller J, Morgan M, Coates M, Schlicht K, Dunbar J, Reddy P, Parker S. Effectiveness and acceptability of nurse managed collaborative care for depression alongside diabetes or heart disease in primary care. International Collaboration for Community Health Nursing Research Conference; 13-14 March 2013; Edinburgh, Scotland

Fuller J, Morgan M, Coates M, Schlicht K, Dunbar J, Reddy P, Parker S. Effectiveness and acceptability of nurse managed long term condition planning in primary care. APNA National Conference 2013; 2-4 May 2013; Melbourne

Schlicht K, Morgan M, Fuller J, Coates M, Dunbar J. Safety and acceptability of practice-nurse-managed care of depression in patients with diabetes or heart disease in the Australian TrueBlue study. APNA National Conference 2013; 2-4 May 2013; Melbourne

Morgan M, Coates M, Dunbar J, Reddy P, Schlicht K, Fuller J. The TrueBlue model of collaborative care using practice nurses as case managers for depression alongside diabetes or heart disease: a randomised trial. APNA National Conference 2013; 2-4 May 2013; Melbourne

Morgan M, Coates M, Dunbar J, Reddy P, Schlicht K, Fuller J. TrueBlue: nurses managing depression, diabetes and heart disease. 2012 Mount Isa Remote Health Conference: Are You Remotely Interested  in prevention; building a culture of safety"?; 1-4 August 2012; Mt Isa

Morgan M, Coates M, Reddy P, Leahy R, Schlicht K, Dunbar J. TrueBlue: Practice Nurses in collaborative care of diabetes, heart disease and co-morbid depression. 2010 PHC Research Conference; 30 June - 2 July 2010; Darwin

Reddy P, Schlicht K, Brown H, Morgan M, Leahy R, Dunbar J. Implementing a suicide risk management plan in general practice: the central role of practice nurses. 2010 PHC Research Conference; 30 June - 2 July 2010; Darwin, Australia

Reddy P, Schlicht K, Brown H, Morgan M, Leahy R, Dunbar J. Patient experiences of the TrueBlue collaborative model of care for depression and chronic illness. 2010 PHC Research Conference; 30 June - 2 July 2010; Darwin

Schlicht K, Reddy P, Brown H. Stories behind the numbers: following up cases from the TrueBlue program. Tri-State PHCRED Conference; 16-17 Sept 2010; Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia

Publications

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2018

'When you're it': a qualitative study exploring the rural nurse experience of managing acute mental health presentations

H Beks, Christopher Healey, K Schlicht

(2018), Vol. 18, Rural and remote health, Cairns, Qld., C1

journal
2016

Mental health academics in rural and remote Australia

D Pierce, F Little, J Bennett-Levy, A Isaacs, H Bridgman, S Lutkin, T Carey, K Schlicht, Z McCabe-Gusta, E Martin, L Martinez

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-11, Rural and remote health, Cairns, Qld., C1

journal
2013

Safety and acceptability of practice-nurse-managed care of depression in patients with diabetes or heart disease in the Australian TrueBlue study

K Schlicht, M Morgan, J Fuller, M Coates, J Dunbar

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 1-6, BMJ Open, London, England, C1-1

journal

The TrueBlue model of collaborative care using practice nurses as case managers for depression alongside diabetes or heart disease: a randomised trial

M Morgan, M Coates, J Dunbar, P Reddy, K Schlicht, J Fuller

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 1-11, BMJ Open, London, England, C1-1

journal
2010

Practice nurses as case managers in a collaborative care model for managing depression among patients with heart disease or diabetes : The D_TECT and TrueBlue studies in primary care

M Morgan, P Reddy, M Coates, R Leahy, K Schlicht, J Dunbar

(2010), pp. 48-51, A bright future for rural health : evidence-based policy and practice in rural and remote Australian health care, Deakin West, A.C.T., B1

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