Transition from clinician to manager--a case study.

  • Martin J. Tobin
  • Published 1993 in
    Australian health review : a publication of the…


The experiences of a group of five psychiatrists who made the transition from clinicians to managers in the Victorian Mental Health system are described. The paper reflects upon the action learning methodology for professionals in transition. Problems related to the painful gaining of experience, dissonance between the clinical and the management roles and… (More)