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The Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention found that of 229 veterans studied, one in four attempted suicide.
Work hour limits need to change for better mental health and gender equality ⋅ The ConversationMore than 40% of employed Australians work more than 40 hours per week at the moment.
Mental health expenditure tops $8.5 billion ⋅ Sky News AustraliaAn Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) report shows $8.5 billion was spent nationally on mental health services in 2014/15.
Stress research could help close the gap ⋅ SBS NewsQueensland scientists say new research has found impaired levels of the stress hormone cortisol in young indigenous people.
Researchers at Deakin University have found the diet can help those suffering from severe depression.
Cyberbullying top of parents' minds as teens go back to school ⋅ Sydney Morning HeraldTwo in five Australian parents said that cyberbullying and bullying were their biggest concerns when sending their kids back to school.
Lithium better at treating bipolar: study ⋅ SBS NewsAn Australian study has found lithium to be better at protecting the brains of bipolar patients than that of a newer and more popular... more
Managers need to build the confidence to ask employees how they are. There is no diagnosis required, no qualifications, just as there would... more
ReachOut has released a survey of 14 to 25-year-olds showing one in four had been a victim of bullying in the past 12 months.