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Reach Out

www.reachout.com

Great website for young people. Topics include mental health difficulties, exam tips, fighting with your parents and bullying. Also includes an online community forum you can participate in.

 

Beyond Blue

http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?

The national depression initiative. It’s a good first point of call for information and support regarding all forms of depression & anxiety. You can also get involves through BlueVoices, the consumer & carer group.

 

Black Dog Institute

http://www.blackdoginstitute.org.au/

Good information on mood disorders. There is information on their specialist clinics, current research and education programs. They also hold interactive opportunities including writing competitions, the publishing of books and volunteering.

 

SANE Australia

http://www.sane.org/

National mental health charity. Runs stigma watch and campaigns for positive change for mental health. Has fact sheets and other multimedia available. Features the “SANE Helpline”. This is not a counselling service, but it does provide confidential  information about symptoms, treatments and where to go for support for sufferers and carers.

 

DepressioNet

http://depressionet.org.au/

“dNet” Website focused on Depression. It aims to empower “people like us” to make informed choices & find solutions to deal with the challenges of Depression. Has Message Boards and chat services for 24 hour peer support and care. (NOT a professional counselling service.)

 

Lifeline Australia

http://www.lifeline.org.au/

Lifeline provides round the clock phone support to the public. It also provides a range of other services. If you should find yourself in crisis please call

13 11 14 

 

Kids Help Line

http://www.kidshelp.com.au/

Offers round the clock phone counselling to Australians aged 5-25. Also offers online counselling services (restricted hours) and email counselling. An online forum is available. Calls from land lines and pay phones are free and will not show up on your phone bill. It differs for mobile phones depending on your service. Call

1800 55 1800

 

It’s All Right

http://www.itsallright.org/

This is a youth arm of SANE. It is very user friendly and has basic facts designed for young people and there are a series of stories following characters affected in various ways by mental illness.

 

EPPIC

http://www.eppic.org.au/

Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre. This website provides more detailed about the early detection of psychosis and intervention.

 

Kids in Mind

http://www.kidsinmind.org.au/

This is the website for the Mater CYMHS service. Has good information about what to expect from  a CYMHS service.

 

Butterfly Foundation

http://www.thebutterflyfoundation.org.au/

Supports Australian with eating disorders. Butterfly Foundation aims to change culture surrounding eating disorders, their prevention and treatment. Has a good support network.

 

Inspire Foundation

http://www.inspire.org.au/

The organisation behind Reach Out. Inspire looks to equip people with the power to lead happier lives. It has some good resources and is very practically orientated.

 

Bullying No Way!

http://bullyingnoway.gov.au/

National anti-bullying campaign promoted in schools. Provides information about dealing with bullying in all its forms. The page is designed for students, parents and teachers.

 

Open minds

http://www.openminds.org.au/

People Supporting People. A local organisation with programs aimed to empower people with mental illness or brain injury in the community. (Lifestyle support) The website lists all of the services available.

 

MHAQ

http://www.mentalhealth.org.au/

Mental Health Association. A practical website with support groups, service directories etc. Features  live chat and online support, fact files and “find a support group” services.

 

Stepping Stone Clubhouse

www.steppingstoneclubhouse.org.au/

 Stepping Stone Clubhouse is a Brisbane based organisation providing a non-institutional setting where adults with a mental illness give each other support as they work to rebuild their confidence, stamina, concentration, social and vocational skills.

 

The Desk

https://www.thedesk.org.au/login?login

 “thedesk” aims to support Australian tertiary students to achieve mental and physical health and wellbeing. Providing resources online means that more people will be able to get help to improve their wellbeing and be able to study more effectively. thedesk offers free access to online modules, tools, quizzes and advice.

 

Mood Gym

https://moodgym.anu.edu.au/welcome

An online, interacrtive Cognitive Behaviour Therapy skills program for young people aimed at preventing and coping with depression. Part of the ANU Centre for Mental Health Research.

 

Useful Apps:

Smiling Mind:

A free, modern mindfulness meditation program with exercises that can help you reduce stress and relax. It provides an easy to follow program that will help with the three C’s, “clarity, calmness and contentment”. The program is based on techniques that have been proven to work and was created by a group of psychologists who know their stuff when it comes to youth psychology.

Link to appstore

 

WorkOut:

An online training program that tests and improves your mental fitness. Kick start your brain with training programs that are fun, easy to understand and improve the quality of the mind

Link to appstore

 

Talking Anxiety:

Learn how to manage anxiety face-to-face with people who’ve “been there” and discovered techniques that work and compliment therapy. Features lots of videos of people sharing their experiences, quizzes, the ability to track your progress and a daily tip that can be sent to your phone. Produced in association with SANE Australia.

Link to appstore


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