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  1. Mental health services - case managers

    28 Feb 2019

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

  2. Borderline personality disorder

    20 Feb 2019

    People with borderline personality disorder may exhibit extreme behaviour, such as repeated self-mutilation or taking overdoses of medication...

  3. Bipolar disorder

    17 Jan 2019

    Bipolar disorder is a type of psychosis, which means the person?s perception of reality is altered. It is characterised by extreme mood swings...

  4. Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)

    08 Jan 2019

    People with body dysmorphic disorder constantly worry about the way they look...

  5. Anxiety disorders

    15 Nov 2018

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

  6. Mental health care plans

    22 Aug 2018 Mental health care plans

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

  7. Depression explained

    22 Aug 2018

    The most important thing is to recognise the signs and symptoms and seek support...

  8. Mental illness explained

    22 Aug 2018

    The relationship between stress and mental illness is complex, but it is known that stress can worsen an episode of mental illness...

  9. Suicide

    24 Jul 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...

  10. Paranoia

    05 Jul 2018

    Paranoia is the irrational and persistent feeling that people are ‘out to get you’ or that you are the subject of persistent, intrusive attention by others...