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Art and mental health

Taskforce submission affirms art’s role in wellbeing28 Jan 2016

The Mental Health Commission of NSW has highlighted how it utilises art to promote mental health and wellbeing in a... more

End of year message from the Commissioner17 Dec 2015

This week marks one year since the adoption of Living Well: A Strategic Plan for Mental Health in NSW 2014-2024 by the NSW... more
Sunflower showcases her painting at the Recovery in Art exhibition.

A year celebrating art's role in living well16 Dec 2015

Three exhibitions featuring artwork on the subject of wellbeing graced the walls of the Mental Health Commission of NSW this... more
Peer Work Guide

Commission to deliver Peer Work Guide in 201611 Dec 2015

The NSW Mental Health Commission’s work to develop the state’s mental health peer workforce will reach a milestone early... more
Proposed Suicide Prevention Framwork for NSW report cover

$14.7 million private donation to fund trial of suicide prevention framework3 Dec 2015

A new, evidence-based approach to suicide prevention developed with funding from the Mental Health Commission of NSW is set... more
Medication and mental illness: Perspectives launch

Consumer and carer experience of medication critical to treatment success2 Dec 2015

The Mental Health Commission of NSW has launched its latest publication, Medication and mental illness: Perspectives, which... more
David Lyle, Jodie Miller, John Feneley, Susan Daly and Luis Salvador-Carulla at the launch in Broken Hill.

Mental health services in Far West NSW mapped28 Nov 2015

NSW Mental Health Commissioner John Feneley traveled to Broken Hill to launch the Integrated Mental Health Atlas of Far West... more

Mental Health Commission of NSW welcomes federal mental health reforms 26 Nov 2015

The Mental Health Commission of NSW welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement of mental health reforms that place... more

Provide feedback on Far West Mental Health Atlas26 Nov 2015

Services providers, consumers and carers are invited to provide comments and feedback on the Integrated Mental Health Atlas... more
Consumer Led Research Network

Consumer Led Research Network hosts first forum16 Nov 2015

The Mental Health Commission of NSW supported the Consumer Led Research Network (CLRN) to hold a public forum on 4 November... more