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Suicide prevention trial to focus on regional NSW4 Aug 2016

A pioneering new approach to suicide prevention announced today has the potential to reduce suicide deaths by 20% and... more
Mental Health Commission of NSW Sax Institute

Consumer operated services celebrated3 Aug 2016

The Commission celebrated the importance of consumer led and run services in supporting recovery at the launch of an... more
IIMHL Exchange 2017 Sydney NSW Mental Health Commission

Commission to host global mental health conference in 201729 Jul 2016

The Commission is proud to be hosting the next International Initiative For Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) Exchange in... more
Central Coast consumer and carer consultation Mental Health Commission NSW

Lived experience takes centre stage in consumer consultations30 Jun 2016

Over 130 people with lived experience of mental illness in Lismore, Sydney and the Central Coast have shared their first-... more
See me hear me art exhibition Benevolent Society NSW Mental Health Commission

Value of art in recovery28 Jun 2016

In partnership with The Benevolent Society, the Commission hosted the opening of a See Me, Hear Me art exhibition on Tuesday... more
SPARK Training Mental Health Commission NSW and Canada

Training provides a SPARK for emerging leaders28 Jun 2016

Thirty emerging leaders in mental health from across Australia converged in Sydney on the 15th and 16th of June 2016, to... more

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
Living Well@Work

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
Catherine Lourey

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