Case Management Handbook


Articles and Topics


Tools and Templates


eLearning Modules


About this site


ReturnToWorkSA has partnered with Return to Work Matters to provide South Australian Return to Work Coordinators with a free online resource. This website gives coordinators access to practical injury management tools and instructive articles that summarize the findings of evidence based research.

ReturnToWorkSA also has a Employer Education Advisor who can provide support to coordinators to improve procedures to maximize return to work, deliver education to your management to better understand the process. For further information or to contact the Employer Education Advisor call (08) 8238 5944 or email

An introduction to using Return to Work Matters resources by Dr Mary Wyatt.

Resources on this site

Case Management Handbook: The RTW Matters Injury and Case Management Handbook provides practical, simple and clear information to help you assist an employee after a work injury.

Articles & Topics: Features a wide selection of practical and informative articles over a broad range of topics. Click through the topics in the left hand column to narrow the list to your areas of interest.

Tools & Templates: A collection of down-loadable letters, forms and info packs to help you streamline your work, presentations you can use to influence others, and surveys to check on how employees are going.

e-learning Portal: A collection of 20 video based elearning modules which can help develop your knowledge and skills as a return to work coordinator.

More Resources: Explore our Links to worldwide RTW resources, view our Webinar Recordings with industry experts, or delve deeper into RTW management in our Workplace Systems Handbook.

Search: Use our search feature to locate articles and tools specific to your workplace, return to work case or your own professional development.

Recent Newsletter Articles

What do RTW Professionals need to know about CBT?
Gabrielle Lis | The basics of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and how it can be used to resolve difficult RTW cases.
Speaking Up 4: When injured workers need to speak up
A. Richey | Effective communication is particularly important when an injured worker is returning to work after injury.
Returning to work after depression
Anna Kelsey-Sugg | Returning to work after depression, a discussion with beyondblue.
Webinar recording: Case management - Early identification of people at high risk for work disability
Dr Mary Wyatt | Dr Mary Wyatt gives an introduction to identifying and supporting high-risk individuals and barriers to return to work.