Mental health researchers say suicide rate of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders twice that of the rest of Australian population.
Young women are almost twice as likely as young men to be experiencing mental illness, which is suffered by one in five young Australians.
Despite the rising number of deaths by suicide, people are still reluctant to discuss it.
Michael Slater gives an insight into one of the biggest issues facing Rugby League and society today - depression.
Michael Slater gives an exclusive insight into one of the biggest issues facing Rugby League and society today - depression.
Suicide prevention campaigners call for more 'male friendly' health services to encourage men to seek help.
A report published by the Medical Journal of Australia found police intervention exposes patients to distressing circumstances.
After it starts on July 1, as many as 5000 people will take part in the NDIS trial in the ACT. Includes comments from mental health experts.
App treating mental health patients in remote Aboriginal communities has been well received, according to Health Research School in Darwin.
People with a mental illness among most disadvantaged in Australia; this budget raises more barriers and imposes additional costs.