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Consumers, carers and clinicians had the opportunity to hear how one US organisation has implemented the ‘Open Dialogue’ model of psychiatric care at an information session hosted by the Mental Health Commission of NSW on 5 November 2015
Giant steps towards building the mental wealth of the nation
The National Mental Health Commission today welcomed the Federal Government's announcement on mental health reform as "a major step forward in enabling people to lead more contributing lives and for Australia to grow thriving communities." more...
4 May, 2016
Art therapy classes help Bendigo patients who have mental health issues
An externally-funded art therapy program in Bendigo for people with serious mental health issues aims to reduce stigma, with a call for classes to be an ongoing part of therapy. more...
29 April 2016
New Study Finds Mindfulness Therapy Can Be Effective For Depression
Breathing meditations, yoga, and conquering mindfulness of thoughts and body could be effective in reducing the chance of a relapse in people with depression and anxiety, according to a new study. more...
April 20, 2016
Ulladulla Hearing Voices support group provides a safe space
The Ulladulla Hearing Voices support group is a community initiative to promote recovery for those who hear voices and reduce the stigma associated with hearing voices. more...
April 18, 2016
Current Status of Clinical Practice Guidelines in Schizophrenia
Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines can potentially enhance treatment quality and overcome existing disparities in the management of this disease. more...