Community resilience following natural disasters

In March 2010, rural and remote Queensland experienced major flooding from Springsure, west of Gladstone in Central Queensland, west to Bedourie and south along the NSW border which equates to an area the size of Victoria. Charleville was...

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E-mental health research & development

E-hub is an initiative of the Centre for Mental Health Research at the Australian National University. e-hub develops and evaluates websites that deliver psycho-education and psychological nterventions for common mental health problems, as well...

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Queensland leads the Way…

Over a year ago the National Health and Hospitals Reform Commission identified the need for a national anti-stigma campaign focusing on mental health. It was one of twelve recommendations made in relation to mental health, a recommendation...

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Australian Rural Mental Health Symposium

SYDNEY, Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach – Wednesday 29th September – Thursday 30th September 2010 New Perspectives on Rural and Remote Mental Health• Policy initiatives• Primary interventions• Promoting recovery• Preventing relapseThe...

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Plea made for mental health funding

Lanai Vasek From: The Australian May 01, 2010 12:00AM A NATIONAL health body devoted solely to mental health research is desperately needed if Australia is to advance treatment of psychotic illnesses and relieve pressure on the hospital system...

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