February 1, 2017

On the Couch Podcast

The voice of lived experience is critical to achieving a mental health system that truly meets the needs of the community. At our 2016 six people […]
February 1, 2017

A Survey Examining the Relationship between Gratitude and Caregiver Burden

Murdoch University are conducting a study to establish whether feelings of gratitude influence the burden experienced by carers of people with severe mental illnesses. They would […]
January 25, 2017

Executive Director February Update

Hope you had a great end of year and welcome to 2017. NDIS is coming to SA for adults with psychosocial disability. If you or someone […]
December 14, 2016

5th National Mental Health Plan Submission

The Federal government sought out feedback to the Fifth National Mental Health Plan in October 2016. Its aim was to establish a national approach for a […]
December 5, 2016

Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work

TAFE SA are pleased to offer the Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work CHC43515 in 2017, for people currently working in designated consumer or carer […]
October 5, 2016

Borderline Personality Disorder Week

This year marks the inaugural Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Week. Set to run annually in the first week of October its aim is to raise awareness […]
August 30, 2016

What can SA gain from a Mental Health Commission?

South Australia‚Äôs new Mental Health Commission must ensure that people living with a mental illness are given a genuine voice. Health Minister Jack Snelling has announced […]
August 30, 2016

Partners in Recovery

Central Adelaide and Hills Partners in Recovery (CAH PIR) With the replacement of Medicare Locals by new Primary Health Networks, Central Adelaide and Hills Partners in […]
August 30, 2016

Substance Abuse and the LGBT Community

Factoring Substance Abuse In addition to early childhood experiences, substance abuse within the LGBT community has been linked to social and interpersonal relationships, coming out, gender […]