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Call for expressions of interest to contribute to mental health reform30 May 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW is seeking expressions of interest for key roles that will contribute to mental health... more
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Community gathers to discuss work’s role in mental wellbeing27 May 2016

Over 200 people gathered at Parramatta’s Riverside Theatre on Thursday evening (26 May) to discuss how employees and... more
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Catherine Lourey appointed as Deputy Commissioner25 May 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW is delighted to announce the appointment of Catherine Lourey to the position of Deputy... more

Milestone development in building NSW's peer workforce17 May 2016

Efforts to achieve a mental health workforce that systematically includes people with lived experience of mental illness,... more

Championing wellbeing across south western Sydney6 May 2016

The South Western Sydney Wellbeing Collaboration, and the Five Ways to Wellbeing strategy that underpins it, were received... more
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New resource for health professionals when discussing suicide with culturally and linguistically diverse communities27 Apr 2016

The Hunter Institute of Mental Health has today launched a new resource that provides information for health professionals... more
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New resource to help improve physical health of people with mental illness13 Apr 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW has launched a new resource to guide policy and program makers in improving the physical... more

Video showcases CALD communities' experience of mental illness30 Mar 2016

A new resource developed by the Mental Health Commission of NSW highlights the experience of mental illness within NSW’s... more
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Sydney community turns out to learn about ‘Slow Psychiatry’24 Mar 2016

Over 100 people attended a free public lecture by US psychiatrist Dr Sandra Steingard on the features and benefits of ‘slow... more
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NSW young people trial world-first online health and wellbeing system24 Mar 2016

The NSW trial of an online system that aims to support young people to improve their health and wellbeing – including their... more