Is Social Media Really Bad for Mental Health?

We see it plastered over the headlines time and again – social media is wreaking havoc on our mental wellbeing. But, what’s the link between social media and mental health? Is social media really bad for mental health? Social media and mental...

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Overcoming Stigma: Migrants’ Use of Social Media

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 Royal Pines on the Gold Coast, Queensland. This annual conference is now in its 19th year and...

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Suicide and social media: Youth mental health

Social media has much potential for raising community awareness about the problem of suicide due to the capacity for expression of emotion, care and support for those affected as well as a way of channelling and managing grief. However, it can...

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