People with lived experience of mental illness are set to have greater influence, leadership and participation in mental health research thanks to a new partnership.
The Research School of Psychology invites you to to its 2017 Annual Lecture, which will feature Professor Pat Dudgeon speaking on the topic of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health re
Understanding the relationship between different modes and doses of ECT and consumer responses.
The Consumer Led Research Network aims to promote, support and undertake consumer led research in NSW.
Karen Lesley Wells’ lived experience of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) led to the development of the consumer-led “ECT - Let’s talk about it!” project. Karen used her own experience, and the experiences of her research team and participants to inform the sector about consumer information, consent and support needs. The project team have already made many presentations at conferences, training workshops and services.
Advice from more than 100 Australians who have experienced an eating disorder on what aided their recovery has been captured in a new resource for clinicians.
A pioneering new approach to suicide prevention announced today has the potential to reduce suicide deaths by 20% and suicide attempts by 30%, NSW Mental Health Commissioner Mr John Feneley said.