Information about alcohol-related health issues and Australian Government policy, as well as Alcohol and Drug Information Services in each State/Territory.
July 2018. The Primary Care and Mental Health elearning modules are available for nurses working in primary health care. The modules cover mental health screening, assessment, planning care, referral and documentation and are developed by the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN). Mental Health Practice Standards for Nurses are also available.
E-mental health is services, programs or applications that may be self-driven, involve real time or delayed interaction with a clinician or support person.
Practitioners can use e-mental health programs with their clients.
Mental Health Online is an internet-based treatment clinic for people with mental health problems. It is an initiative of the National eTherapy Centre (NeTC).
August 2018. First reports of Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) and Department of Defence-funded Transition and Wellbeing Research Programme have been published. The $6 million programme is the most comprehensive study undertaken in Australia on the impact of military service on the mental, physical and social health of current and ex-serving Australian Defence Force (ADF) members and their families. Find out more...
About Australian National laws and standards on mental health
An organisation focused on mental health training and research, including mental health first aid.
This course focuses on the role of the various members of the mental health team, mental disorders, mental health problems and issues of early intervention, assisting clients to achieve and maintain good mental health.
The ONTRACK model will provide guidance to health professionals to support patients' emotional recovery after an acute health event.