Lessons for Digital Mental Health Reform

‘The 2014 Report by the National Mental Health Commission recommended increasing access to digital mental health services (DMHS). Such services have been shown to reduce barriers for people who won’t or can’t access traditional...

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Introducing Scientia Professor Helen Christensen

Scientia Professor Helen Christensen, is an Australian mental health researcher with an interest in using the Internet to prevent suicides. She is Director of the Black Dog Institute, at the University of New South Wales and a National Health and...

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Introducing Session Speaker Dr Alison Kennedy

Dr Alison Kennedy, Research Fellow, National Centre for Farmer Health will present at the upcoming 8th Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium on The Ripple Effect: An Innovative Digital Response to Reducing Suicide Stigma Among Farming Men...

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Hobart’s Headspace centre minds when it matters

Awareness  of mental health and wellbeing has led to soaring demand for a Hobart youth health service. Hobart’s Headspace centre, a mental health service for 12 to 25-year-olds, has seen demand increase as stigma in the community has reduced...

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