Mental health insurance claims delayed

For the $44 billion life insurance industry, mental health is proving to be one of its greatest challenges. One in five Australians will experience at least one bout of mental illness and, according to the World Health Organisation, by 2030...

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Student mental health: a new model for universities

Going to university is never easy. It’s one of the greatest leaps of faith anyone ever makes, and it comes at a vulnerable time in an individual’s psychological development. It is difficult, and for some it can be life-threatening. A recent...

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No 2 Bullying Conference Program Released

The program has now been released for the 4th National No 2 Bullying Conference: Creating a generational change towards bullying: principle and practice. Hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association, the 2016 Conference will...

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Violence against women in time of disaster

Webinar Invitation Date: Wednesday 16th December 2015 Location: Online, at your computer! Presenters: Dr Debra Parkinson, Adjunct Research Fellow, Women’s Health in the North (WHIN), Rachael Mackay, Bsafe Coordinator and Family Violence...

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New FIFO Mental Health Research Released

Australian Mining A recently released research paper has shown that levels of depression, anxiety and stress among FIFO workers are higher than those experienced by non-FIFO workers, and that such mental health problems are not determined by...

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