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Workers Compensation For Mental Health: 5 Things To Know

There are several reasons for work-related stress, including excessive work load and pressure. Additionally, a work and skill mismatch, poor working...

Three Top Health Tips for Adults in Their 50s and Beyond

With so much to do and see in the world, everyone wants to stay active for longer, letting them enjoy spending time on their hobbies and seeing loved...

Workplace Mental Health and Wellbeing: What Is It & Why Should I Bother?

We spend a lot of our time at work, and it can have an impact on our wellbeing both positive and negative. But what is a mentally healthy workplace?

Is Your Job Harming Your Mental Health?

The average person spends about one-third of their life at work. That’s a staggering statistic, but if it makes you feel down or stressed, it might...

3 Drivers of Opioid Dependence

Opioid dependence is a chronic, relapsing disease caused by opioids altering the brain’s neurobiology and changing the way someone thinks, feels and...

DSM-5 Criteria: A Tool for Diagnosing Opioid Dependence

In the last decade, drug overdoses have killed more Australians than road-traffic accidents. In fact, in 2019, opioids were involved in over half of...

The very real risks of opioid dependence in Australia

Opioid use is at an all-time high1 with 3 million people using opioids across Australia and 1.9 million estimated to initiate opioids every year2 –...

The Impact of Conversion Practices on Same-Sex Attracted People

Practices that intend to change or suppress an individual’s sexual orientation or gender identity are harmful and have complex impacts on survivors....

Digital Health Software Expanding Group Programs for Child Mental Health

Michael, an educator from Canberra, joined the Secret Agent Society (SAS) just six month ago. No – he’s not an actual spy – instead he’s delivering...