Suicide Risk Assessment: Alternative Approaches are Needed

The 2018 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium will be held this month over 15-17 October at the Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart,...

A Case Study: Alternatives to Suicide Community Based Support Groups

The 2018 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium will this year be held over 15-17 October at the Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.

Ending the Silence About Suicide

Suicide is one of those mental health issues that is seldom talked about. But talking about it is exactly what should be done.

Supporting Staff Exposed to Suicide in the Workplace

The 2018 International Mental Health Conference is almost upon us again, this year the conference will be held over the 8th – 10th August at the RACV...

"Everything I Wanted is Gone": John Brogden's Journey Through the Darkness

John Brogden spent his life working to become Premier of NSW – until a colossal fall from grace and a very public suicide attempt changed his life...

Facebook should hide suicide live stream videos, mental health advocates say

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Help us beat rural suicide

Suicide rates in Australia's rural farming areas are higher than those of the general population (particularly for males), increasing the likelihood...

Gold Coast groups to alleviate alarming suicide rates in men

Men's groups are playing a key role in addressing depression and the alarming rate of suicide among older men.

Tasmania's youth suicide rate highest in the country.

Tasmania's youth suicide rate has become the highest in the country, with youth workers blaming improperly targeted services and poor social...

Aussie man goes viral in fight against FIFO suicides.

An Australian worker has gone viral on Facebook fighting to put a stop to the high rates of long-distance workers committing suicide.