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  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...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Suicide/AIMHS-Menswatch-Promoting-Male-Men
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9/6/2016 11:06:11 AM
  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 ...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Employment-Work/Unemployment-And-Suici
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1/13/2015 3:04:28 PM
In analysing deaths from suicide in Aboriginal people, one is struck by the great disparity between the genders but particularly by the huge peak of young Aboriginal men that peaks from about 20-35 years of age that take their own lives. The Discussion Paper attached is p...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Suicide/Indigenous-Suicide-Discussion-Pape
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12/18/2012 4:13:54 PM
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...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Suicide/Evidence-On-Suicide-And-Men 9/12/2012 1:33:19 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...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Suicide/AMHF-Need-For-Male-Friendly-Approa
ches-to-Suicide
3/8/2017 11:27:03 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 ...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Suicide/Beyondblue--The-Ripple-Effect 8/24/2016 10:45:39 AM
The policy document pack begins with a discussion of male health issues and the public consultations conducted in its development. The consultations and an extensive review of the literature, led to the following underpinning assumptions: The health of Australian mal...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Policies/National-Male-Health-Policy 4/18/2012 4:03:48 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...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Mental-Health/Suicide-Prevention-Position-
On-Male-Suicide
8/10/2012 11:52:34 AM
Man Therapy is a website for the 5.5 million Australian men aged 18 to 54. In particular, the site aims to reach young men aged 18 to 24, fathers aged 25 to 54, men living and working in urban growth areas, men living and working in regional and remote areas, men who are...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Mental-Health/Man-Therapy-Evaluations 3/5/2014 11:16:50 AM
  In what ways can health services ensure that they better understand and meet the health needs of men?...   The Victorian Department Of Health has taken a positive approach towards male health and recognises that there is a gendered difference in male health outcomes ...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Population-Reviews/Mens-Health-And-Wellbe
ing-Strategy-Background
8/22/2012 12:11:45 PM
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