Developed by and for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the course is for any interested adult to learn how to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people who... read more →
Policy on youth specific early intervention and support services, including context and commentary
Policy on providing culturally appropriate services for suicide prevention, including policy, context and commentary.
Policy on Moral injury management, and suicide prevention for military veterans.
Refugees report elevated rates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but are relatively unlikely to seek help for their symptoms. Mental health stigma is a key barrier to help-seeking amongst refugees.... read more →
A large proportion of ambulance callouts are for men with mental health and/or alcohol and other drug (AOD) problems, but little is known about their experiences of care. This study... read more →
LGBTQI people have higher rates of mental ill-health and suicide than the general population in Australia. This statement includes a position and context and commentary.
This statement focuses on the need for a targeted policy and funding attention for male suicide.
Self-directed, online Training - which teaches human service workers how to identify and support people from culturally diverse backgrounds who are experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviours. Outline: The training course... read more →
A self-directed, online training course to upskill media professionals working with culturally diverse media outlets on how to report suicide safely in the media.
Booklet to help you: Recognise the signs of suicide; and Talk with someone you are worried about who may be thinking about suicide or showing signs of wanting to end... read more →
Designed to improve assessment and treatment of mental illness through effective communication between a mental health practitioner and an individual through the engagement of an interpreter. Language can be a... read more →
This report describes three inter-related studies that explored the relationship between different mental health care pathways and repeated presentations to emergency departments in over 2,000 young people experiencing self-harm in... read more →