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Twitter has worked with ReachOut to create factsheets, including "Dealing With Bad World News", "Understanding Terrorism?", and "What Is... more
Mental health in rural communities at the Easter show ⋅ Channel 7 News SydneyThe show has worked to promote open conversation about mental health, particularly for people in rural communities.
ABC One Plus One - Fay Jackson ⋅ ABC One Plus OneDiagnosed with bipolar schizoaffective disorder at the age of 37, Fay's faced challenges and stigma for as long as she can remember.
How to spot mental illness in kids ⋅ 9 HoneyThe Second Australian Child and Adolescent Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing shows that 17 per cent of all Aussie children and... more
Culture key to suicide prevention among Indigenous Australians, experts say, ahead of global discussion ⋅ ABC NewsIndigenous Australians in all age groups are up to two times more likely than non-Indigenous Australians to take their own lives.
Mental health in NDIS a ‘mistake’, says Patrick McGorry ⋅ The AustralianProfessor McGorry said that "the disability model does not fit with mental illness, which is a mostly fluctuating kind of illness."
Professor Buist said having a mental illness did not mean you could not parent; it may just mean you needed extra support.
Australians who've been treated for clinical depression are needed for a large study designed to detect genetic factors that contribute to... more