Student mental health: a new model for universities

Going to university is never easy. It’s one of the greatest leaps of faith anyone ever makes, and it comes at a vulnerable time in an individual’s psychological development. It is difficult, and for some it can be life-threatening. A recent survey found that 78% of students reported having had a mental health problem over the past year, and 33% had had suicidal thoughts. Those who are unable to cope …

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Call for Abstracts for The 16th International Mental Health Conference closing 10 April

The 16th International Mental Health Conference will be held at the QT Hotel, Surfers Paradise from Thursday 13 August to Friday 14 August 2015.  An optional half day of workshops will held on Wednesday, 12 August 2015.  This conference will bring together leading clinical practitioners, academics, service providers and mental health experts to deliberate and discuss Mental Health issues confronting Australia and New Zealand. You are invited to join us …

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