News archive: 2014
Sydney siege: It's time to reach out to the grieving ⋅ 19 December 2014
Our community has been challenged, and shown itself to be steadfast and resilient. As we move into the festive season and gather those we love around us, we should feel confident in the knowledge that we have supported each other well, and will do again whenever that support is needed.
Living Well: A message from the Commissioner ⋅ 18 December 2014
Monday, which was such a shocking day for Sydney, and Australia, was also the day when Living Well: A Strategic Plan for Mental Health in NSW 2014 – 2024 was released by the NSW Government.
Martin Place Incident - Mental Health Advice ⋅ 16 December 2014
Response to recent events
The Living Well Project is launched ⋅ 15 December 2014
The launch of the Living Well Project NSW coincides with today’s release by the Government of Living Well: A Strategic Plan for Mental Health Reform in NSW 2014 – 2024.
Government supports Strategic Plan with $115 million commitment ⋅ 15 December 2014
The NSW Mental Health Commissioner, John Feneley, warmly welcomed today’s announcement by the Government of its support for Living Well: A Strategic Plan for Mental Health Reform in NSW 2014 –
Celebrating 21 years of the Djirruwang program ⋅ 10 December 2014
The Djirruwang program is an Aboriginal mental health worker training program.
Commission champions integrated care for NSW ⋅ 5 December 2014
Sydney was the host to the 2nd World Congress on Integrated Care (WCIC2) on 23-25 November 2014, an event run through the International Foundation for Integrated Care.
Learning for recovery ⋅ 11 November 2014
South Eastern Sydney Recovery College is open for business - launched in October 2014. The college is the first example in NSW of the recovery college model from the UK
Consumers to lead research ⋅ 7 November 2014
Members of the Consumer Led Research Network came together for their first meeting on 29 October 2014, establishing an environment for the discussion of consumer led research activities in NSW.
Medication and mental illness consultation ⋅ 29 October 2014
The Commission is conducting a consultation into medication and mental illness in NSW.