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.
Indigenous-led program tackling suicide in Queensland’s rural and remote communities.
The $2.4 million Safewards program is being rolled out across all Victorian public mental health units.
Treatment-resistant anorexia has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder. Deep brain stimulation is giving patients hope.
Feedback is being sought from pharmacists, pharmacy organisations and non-pharmacy health organisations or individuals on the pharmacists' competency standards review.