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Mental Health Problems with mental health is a complex issue that poses enormous costs on the community but it is frequently maligned and misunderstood. Mental health issues cross over into other health areas including physical and social health and this complexity provides b... 8/9/2012 10:55:35 AM
Resources For Men and Mental Health Helping men to manage their mental health in an effective way requires some specific knowledge of how to engage with men in a non-threatening and positive manner. These programs and resources provide some examples of ways to become more ef... 11/18/2011 11:31:52 AM
Summary Practitioners will come into contact with males at every life stage and key transition point. The main messages from this guide emphasise:   Any attention on the individual should not be at the expense of considering the social structures that make problem-focuse...
7/16/2014 1:18:49 PM
  Initiatives that encourage a reduction in stigma and an increase in help-seeking, remain central to minimising the risk of suicide...   One of the most common myths perpetuated about suicide is that all people who take their own lives have a mental illness.  This pap...
8/10/2012 11:52:34 AM
  The community must support the engagement of young men to achieve higher levels of education...   This report was commissioned by the Inspire Foundation and undertaken by Ernst and Young. It set out to quantify the likely cost of young men's (aged 12-25) mental illne...
8/9/2012 11:00:01 AM
Introduction Many Australians spend more than a third of their day at work and often endure long commutes, in addition some men are obliged to undertake the most dangerous and strenuous work in unsafe environments. Factors contributing to work stress include: high demands, l... 10/21/2014 11:11:15 AM
A situational approach to mental health literacy, centres around the idea of situational distress which encompasses a significantly challenging or troubling mixed experience of mind, thoughts, emotions, bodily sensations, or behaviours, most often associated with an apparent ...
6/4/2017 1:40:12 PM
This a set of poster and factsheet resources with supporting video content that promotes the role of an involved father in managing child and personal health within families with a mental illness. Resources provided for fathers cover physical and emotional wellbeing, managin...
8/27/2012 9:33:02 AM
  Male friendship groups may have a particular part to play here, as may men prepared to talk about their personal experience of mental health problems...   The publication is divided into seven sections described as follows: Treating men as individuals Gender is per...
8/14/2012 12:32:11 PM
For many men work is an integral part of their lives which gives them part of their identity. Without work life would lose some of its meaning. Work can provide structure and a purpose for the day, as well as providing the satisfaction of doing something well. It also helps c... 10/21/2014 12:54:20 PM
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