Psychology and Allied Health Services

Archive for October, 2020

Sock It to Suicide Week

Sock It to Suicide Week    18th – 24th October, 2020 Suicide is one of the leading causes of death in Australia and affects people from all ages, genders, ethnicities and backgrounds.  Every suicide has devastating effects on families, friends and whole communities.  The good news is suicide is preventable with evidence-based interventions and the risk […]

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October – Mental Health Month

What is Mental Health? According to Beyond Blue, the term ‘Mental Health’ is frequently misunderstood. It is commonly used to refer to mental health conditions, such as depression, anxiety and others. However, mental health is more about well-being and wellness rather than illness. The World Health Organisation defines mental health as “a state of well-being […]

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