Jennifer Doggett writes: Scott Morrison has called the final report of the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into the economic impact of mental ill health “the most comprehensive report of i... Read more
Below is a map showing the itinerary for a virtual walk exploring the health impacts of gambling, from 11am AEDT on Monday, 19 October. Register here to participate in this free event, which... Read more
How do presidential contenders Donald Trump and Joe Biden stack up when it comes to COVID-19? How will the pandemic continue to affect us, even if a vaccine is developed? And how are bilbies... Read more
The Federal and Victorian governments have signalled plans to provide additional mental health supports to Victorians (and any others subject to further lockdowns in future), as Melbourne en... Read more
The pandemic has brought many stresses for health professionals and service providers, and more support is needed for the domestic violence workforce, who are under increased pressure, accor... Read more
There are many horses in the race towards mental health reform in Australia, and it’s hard right now to have the confidence to bet on a good outcome, writes Dr Sebastian Rosenberg, fro... Read more
Social inclusion is essential to recovery from even a severe mental illness, such as schizophrenia, say Dr Julia Brown and Dr Gabrielle Carey, of the University of Technology Sydney. As Schi... Read more
Introduction by Croakey: Victorian health authorities announced on Friday they were investigating a novel coronavirus outbreak at a private inpatient psychiatric facility, with 14 known case... Read more
Australia faces huge challenges in addressing the mental health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is bringing trauma, grief, fear, isolation, disruption, loss, and economic hardship, a... Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our mental health and wellbeing in so many ways; no doubt entire textbooks will be devoted to this subject in years to come. Anxiety and distress around th... Read more
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