The impact of a needs based education and carer support group for carers of people with a mental illness: A pilot study

Dr Julia Bowman The emphasis on community-based care in preference to hospitalisation relies significantly on the availability and...

Not all jobs are created equal: The impact of psychosocial job quality on mental health

It is becoming well established that the psychosocial aspects of a person's job can impact their mental health. These psychosocial factors include...

Measuring mental health and cannabis use in remote Indigenous communities: better data for better intervention

Dr India Bohanna Drug use and the associated mental health impacts are a major health issue in remote Indigenous communities exacerbated...

Government announces initiatives for people with dementia

The impact of multimorbidity on GP diagnosis and treatment of depression: A qualitative approach

ObjectivesPrimary care providers often struggle to identify depression in older individuals, with patients with multiple chronic conditions...

A chronic disease management or rehabilitation approach to dementia 2012

Australia’s population is ageing and over the next 20 years the number of people with dementia is predicted to more than double. Early diagnosis and...

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Public Consultation on the Draft Clinical Practise Guidline for the Management of Borderline Personality Disorder (April 2012)

The National Health and Medical Research Council is pleased to invite comments on the consultation draft of the Clinical Practice Guideline for the...

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