Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) asserts that making clinical decisions based on best evidence, either from the research literature or clinical expertise, improves the quality of care and the patient’s quality of life.

Research and evaluation form an integral part of The Marian Centre’s commitment to providing top quality care. By engaging in research, the Marian Centre seeks to improve understanding of the factors that maintain mental health problems. The Marian Centre  researches  initiatives that are designed not only to improve service delivery within the hospital, but will contribute nationally and internationally to psychiatry and psychology knowledge.