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  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
Research from Adelaide University identified some of the cultural and personal constructs that influence how man approach health services. In general, there is often some reluctance to seek assistance which can result in delayed diagnostics and greater problems. The relative...
8/10/2012 4:30:41 PM
Introduction We often see and hear of domestic violence against women in the media, but what we don't hear much about is domestic violence against men. Although there is little statistical data recording men as victims, it is something that happens in Australia and the world...
8/18/2015 10:32:56 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 evaluation identifies, through qualitative and quantitative means to what degree Men’s Sheds:  help men regain a sense of purpose in life enhance self-esteem decrease social isolation facilitate friendship and companionship provide an e...
2/20/2014 12:04:41 PM
  Information provided during pregnancy needs to filter through not just to expecting mothers but to the fathers. Access to information about fatherhood needs to happen earlier, needs to be father-specific, and must be delivered directly to the father..   ...
8/1/2017 11:27:00 AM
Overview This guide provides information and guidance for practice and policy. It outlines a five-step analysis and planning process including a men's health gender tool and other templates. It focuses specifically on men because there are important differences in societal a...
6/25/2015 10:14:57 AM
Although this website is aimed towards Canadian men and boys it applies to any man seeking support and information about depression, from recognising the symptoms to taking action to overcome it. In Canada, almost 3000 boys and men died by suicide in 2012 ( Statistics Canada...
3/2/2016 9:04:35 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
Mengage is happy to draw attention to this excellent advice dads and endorses all efforts to give young fathers more time with their kids. Becoming a father is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting, not quite knowing what to expect. Beyondblue has created this online... 9/7/2016 11:36:32 AM
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