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  • A new website that links Australians to online and phone mental health services, information and resources was launched in October 2017. Head to Health connects people to trusted online and phone mental health services appropriate for their individual needs.

    Services and resources listed on Head to Health are delivered by Australia’s trusted mental health service providers. They include free or low-cost apps, online support communities, online courses, and phone services that are pr ...

  • I am delighted to let you know that on Tuesday 26 September the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet officially celebrated its 20th birthday. Established in 1997 by former GP and public health specialist, Professor Neil Thomson, the widely used web resource acts continues to provide high quality, evidenced based knowledge and information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health to the health sector.

    Speaking at the official 20 year anniversary event held earlier ...
  • Chronic pain is something that can sap the joy from life but there are ways to help deal with it in an effective and positive way.

    Several Australian online treatment programs offer self-help CBT for chronic pain that is easily accessible – allowing patients to bypass the long frustrating queues at pain management clinics and potentially providing early intervention to prevent long term disability from chronic pain and drug dependence.

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