Tag Archives: Mental health

Tips for talking to someone you’re worried about

Source: Rural Adversity Mental Health Program (RAMHP)  As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual We all know someone who has experienced a mental health issue. It might be your father, a neighbour, your bank manager, your best friend’s daughter, … Continue reading

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Online forum today 2-3pm – The impact of drought on mental health’


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Can $70,000 and 7 ideas improve regional Australia

I had to share this fantastic example of our rural and remote youth taking action to improve our communities… The ideas developed by young people who took part in February’s Heywire Regional Youth Summit have been brought together in one … Continue reading

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Country Autism Network helping families

Sharing this post from the BushBelles Blog, 22 May … The Country Autism Network is helping country families find their way through the maze of ASD therapies and to promote autism awareness more broadly. It is a place where country … Continue reading

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Depression is an illness, not a life choice

Depression is an illness, not a life choice. This very powerful statement centres on an excellent article by Kim Lester from the ABC. She openly and honestly describes life with this illness and how pretending it isn’t happening can lead … Continue reading

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