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  1. Depression in young people

    26 Apr 2018

    Young people can feel sad and worried about life events but with depression, the feelings of sadness go on for weeks or months and affect everyday life...

  2. Anxiety disorders

    08 Apr 2018

    Anxiety disorders are common mental health problems that affect many people...

  3. Mental health care plans

    09 Mar 2018 Mental health care plans

    A mental health care plan explains the support provided by each member of a person's healthcare team...

  4. Suicide

    09 Mar 2018

    In Australia, suicide is the leading cause of death for males and females aged between 15 and 44. We can all play a role in preventing suicide by looking out for possible warning signs, reaching out...

  5. Suicide and mental illness

    09 Mar 2018

    A suicide attempt may be an early warning sign that a person is developing a mental illness...

  6. Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)

    09 Mar 2018

    ECT can be an effective treatment for some types of mental illness...

  7. Mental health services - case managers

    09 Mar 2018

    A case manager looks after your interests while you are a client of public (government) mental health services...

  8. Suicide - family and friends

    09 Mar 2018

    The grief felt by family and friends can be deeper when the cause of death is suicide...

  9. Youth suicide – the warning signs

    09 Mar 2018

    All suicide threats are serious. You don't have to be a trained professional to help a person contemplating suicide...

  10. Mental health problems - early care helps

    09 Mar 2018

    If emotional or behavioural problems are disrupting your life, it's important to seek professional help early...