Mental health

Research report
18 April 2017

This report shows more young Australians are in psychological distress than five years ago, with almost one in four young people in 2016 meeting the criteria for probable serious mental illness...

Journal article
7 April 2017

This article calls for solutions that adequately engage Indigenous carers in mental health care.

Article
21 March 2017

A promising federal government homelessness strategy dissipated for lack of funding and political will, writes Lesley Russell.

Website
21 March 2017

We Feel is a project that explores whether social media - specifically Twitter - can provide an accurate, real-time signal of the world's emotional state.

Journal article
9 March 2017

Examines seasonal variation of manic and depressive symptoms in bipoloar disaorder research.

Report
1 March 2017

Outlines research undertaken to gain insights into the mental health and wellbeing of Airds residents in South-Western Sydney during a time of housing renewal from predominantly social housing, to...

Article
23 February 2017

Insights from SVA’s analysis of a peer operated mental health service, which reveals just how and why this approach is so valuable, to both those accessing the service and the local mental health...

Strategy
20 February 2017

The actions outlined in this plan are intended to support the development of the primary health care, community and specialist workforce, so they are well equipped, integrated, competent and...

Article
23 January 2017

This article seeks to provide a more rigorous evidence base for debates about mental health and terrorism.