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Talking meds

14 December 2018

Consumers talk about coming to terms with and learning to live with the benefits and side effects of their medication.

What a shame! Dealing with myths and stigma

14 December 2018

We talk about mental illness more now but stereotypes and discrimination still happen. Hear about how it happens, how to deal with it, and how to stay true to yourself.

Getting paid for having a lived experience

14 December 2018

Living with or having lived through mental illness gives you unique insight that can help others going through it. This lived experience is highly desirable in consumer and carer roles, including peer support.

What works, how and why

14 December 2018

Consumers talk about what was most helpful in their recovery journey and share their top tips and practical advice for those starting out.

Five ways to wellbeing and a healthy mind

25 July 2018

We created the 5 Ways to Wellbeing as an easy guide to help you improve your psychological and emotional health every day.

Lancet study debunks one of the greatest mental health myths

28 June 2017

Research published in the June Lancet Psychiatry 2017 journal showed that physical assaults in a UK psychiatric hospital reduced by 39% when a smoke-free policy was introduced and supported with proper clinical treatment of nicotine withdrawal.
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