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Suicide Prevention Advisory Group meeting February 2016

Leaders discuss 2017 suicide prevention plans13 Feb 2017

Leaders in suicide prevention gathered together last week (8 February) to discuss suicide prevention issues and share... more
Medication and mental illness postcard

Empowering mental health medications users2 Feb 2017

A new resource released by the NSW Mental Health Commission this month will empower people with mental illness and their... more

Emergency service workers share stories of recovery 30 Jan 2017

A firefighter, paramedic and wife of a retired police officer have shared their experiences of mental illness and recovery... more
Seasons greetings from the Mental Health Commission of NSW

End of year message from the Commissioner20 Dec 2016

This year was one that lifted the hearts of everyone at the Commission. As we went from community to community talking to... more
John Feneley at HETI launch

New mental health post-grad qualifications focus on the person as well as the illness15 Dec 2016

New courses for mental health professionals will focus as much on recovery, hope and self-determination as they do on... more

New Deputy Commissioners announced 12 Dec 2016

NSW Mental Health Commissioner John Feneley today welcomed the appointment of three Deputy Commissioners, whose diverse... more

Commission and icare unite to drive improvements in workplace mental health 2 Dec 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW and icare (Insurance & Care NSW) are joining forces to help drive improvements to... more
Insights in Recovery Guide

New resource for health professionals working with people with eating disorders30 Nov 2016

Advice from more than 100 Australians who have experienced an eating disorder on what aided their recovery has been captured... more
Bradley Foxlewin

Deputy Commissioner farewelled 30 Nov 2016

Staff and friends of the Mental Health Commission of NSW gathered on Monday 28 November to bid farewell to outgoing Deputy... more
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Supporting and empowering multicultural women5 Nov 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW joined with hundreds of people from across Australia to exchange knowledge and ideas... more