Skip To Content

Search resources

  Unemployed males are around 4.6 times more likely to take their own lives than employed males, lending evidence that there is significant correlation between unemployment rates and suicide mortality in males.   Introduction We have always pointed out the importance ...
1/13/2015 3:04:28 PM
  Suicide kills six men a day in Australia. It is the leading killer of men and boys under 45 and claims more lives than road traffic accidents...   Key organisations at Federal and state level are committed to halving the suicide rate in Australia within a decade. The...
3/8/2017 11:27:03 AM
The LIFE Framework is a National Suicide Prevention Strategy project managed by Crisis Support Services on behalf of the Department of Health and Ageing. The project aims to improve access to suicide and self-harm prevention activities in Australia through the promotion of th... 9/12/2012 1:33:19 PM
  Deaths due to suicide significantly exceed fatalities from motor vehicle accidents and homicides combined.   Mengage is delighted to draw attention to this new initiative on the important issue of male mental health and suicide prevention. The number of male suicide...
9/6/2016 11:06:11 AM
  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
Around 2000 Australians per year die by suicide, and many of them are from the farming community. This new online intervention from beyondblue and Movember can help eliminate the stigma around suicide and reduce the number of suicides on farms. The Ripple effect is a way to ... 8/24/2016 10:45:39 AM
A Review Of Male Deaths By Suicide Suicide is perhaps the most gendered health issue with a proportion of around four males for every female. The issues and contexts of suicide are complex and it is a product of many factors which makes it a difficult problem to address. The... 11/18/2011 11:48:04 AM
  Given that unemployment is strongly associated with suicide, labour market reform and local intervention and innovation measures, need to be a crucial consideration and activity of State and local government and corporate enterprise...   Suicide is a significant and ...
9/8/2017 9:39:00 AM
  Improved mental health literacy, accessibility of services and resources, and coordinated initiatives that encourage help-seeking remain central to minimising the risk of suicide...   An important part of addressing male suicide is to have a clear and consistent defi... 8/10/2012 10:07:12 AM
  The recognition of AOD abuse as a mental illness...remains poorly understood by the public and policy makers...   Background Alcohol or other drug (AOD) abuse is a major public health problem worldwide. It is a significant contributor to the global burden of  diseas...
8/14/2012 2:25:21 PM
  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9  

Sign up to our e-newsletter

© 2011-2018 Men's Health Information & Resource Centre, University of Western Sydney. All Rights Reserved. Site by Liquid Vision

The Men’s Health Information and Resource Centre received funding from the Australian Government.

Western Sydney University's Men's Health Information & Resource Centre