With their mental and physical wellbeing on the line, younger doctors need to be protected from burnout by their more senior colleagues.
The number of adolescents presenting to emergency wards with mental health crises has increased by over 50% in the past decade.
UK-based charity Turning Point has one goal: to save lives. It is leveraging technology-led innovation to do so.
A major study finds that the risk of dementia increases with the number and severity of brain trauma injuries.
A new study has found that children as young as four with ADHD symptoms have reduced brain volumes in areas essential for behavioural control.
Patients who conversed with avatars in this study experienced significant improvements.
A UK study has mapped the feelings people associate with types of tipples.
According to researchers, not all gossip is bad.
New research has found apps could provide safe and accessible interventions for millions of people.
Research into depression in children has revealed alarming results.
The impact has been particularly beneficial in the area of preventative medicine.
GPs may not have the confidence to detect and manage domestic violence.
Scientists are seeking 10,000 Australian volunteers to complete the world's largest genetics of depression study.
Professor Allan Fels, Chairman of the National Mental Health Commission, launched 'The Economic Value of Informal Mental Health Caring in Australia Report'1 (Carer’s Report) at Parliament House in Canberra earlier this year. This is the first time an attempt has been made to put a 'value' on informal caring for those with mental illness.
The $2.4 million Safewards program is being rolled out across all Victorian public mental health units.