Young mental ill health – what to do about 13 reasons why
Just last week, two seemingly unrelated events received considerable attention – the release of the latest Mental Health Report by Mission Australia; and heated discussions about a new Netflix series produced by a number of people including pop-star Selena Gomez.
Strength in the herd; batyr raises help seeking rates
In the wild, elephants can hear each other’s calls from nearly eight kilometres away. This communication helps to keep the herd together and makes sure each elephant’s call is easily heard.
Sign posts: How to know if someone is struggling and how to best support them
By Dr. Tim Sharp
‘Negative emotions’ like stress and anxiety are normal aspects of life. You wouldn’t be human if you didn’t feel upset from time to time.
Universities need to take a collaborative approach to preventative mental heath education
David Lt, University Teams Manager
In response to the Huffington Post Article ‘Universities Need An Education In Youth Mental Health’
It’s time to give a voice to young people with a lived experience
In the last week there have been 2 separate reports which both point towards the fact that mental health and suicide are amongst the top issues facing young Australians.