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The Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association is an incorporated non government, not for profit organisation.


The advisory board representatives have broad experience in the Mental Health and Not for Profit sectors in Australia and New Zealand. The board facilitates engagement between ANZMH.asn and universities, educational institutions, public and private mental health services, patient/consumer/carer groups, non government service organisations, local and national Governments, and professional service providers (Division of General Practitioners, College of Psychiatrists, and professional organisations of Psychologists, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals).

The aims of the Association are;
• Provide knowledge about mental health to the public
• Provide mental health skills to interested citizens including Patients, Consumers and Carers
• Educate and train professionals in mental health practices
• Advance knowledge/research in the field
• Advocate for improved mental health and mental health services

• Membership of the Association is for individuals and is free.
• Benefits include discounts on education, training seminars and workshops.
• Discounts on annual conferences.
• Membership certificate valid for the calendar year 2013.
• Opportunity to use the post-nominals FANZMHa
• Access to all peer and non peer reviewed “Books of Proceedings”


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There are no fees or charges to become a member and all members receive a discounts when booking Member Training Seminars.


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Latest Events

Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium

12-14 November 2014

The Practitioner's Voice

The number of Australians experiencing mental health problems in rural and remote areas is estimated to be comparable to major urban centres. However, the rural and remote community faces a greater challenge with limited access to mental health services and support. The Symposium theme, The Practitioner's Voice, seeks to give voice to those practitioners who are faced with these challenges on a regular basis.

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The Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference

20th - 22nd May 2015

The conference will address the treatment and recovery of alcohol, other rugs and behavioural addictions.


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The Australian Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference

18th-19th May - 2015

The 2015 conference continues to builds on last year progress of finding common ground between Eating Disorders and Obesity. The conference will cover assessment, prevention, treatment and recovery. Eating disorders and obesity are becoming more prevalent in Australia and require our urgent attention


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Welcome to our New Members

Dr Jacqui Stanford, Director, Empower Rehab, VIC

Ms Melody Edwardson, Project Manager, Qld Alliance for Mental Health, QLD

Mrs Tracey Hunter, Clinical Nurse Educator, NSW Health, NSW

Dr Lyn O'Grady, National Project Manager, KidsMatter Primary, Australian Psychological Society, VIC