National Mental Health Commission

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23 Sep 2019

This report examines Australia’s mental health and suicide prevention system, including recommendations to improve outcomes. The National Mental Health Commission continues to recommend a whole-of-government approach to mental health and suicide prevention.


4 Oct 2018

This report considers the status of Australia’s core national mental health and suicide prevention reforms, and their impact on the wellbeing of consumers and carers.

Audio interview

5 Aug 2015

Mental illness carries enormous emotional and social costs for individuals and communities. But what about its broader impact on the economy?

According to the OECD, as many as one in two people will experience mental illness at some point in their lives. It can...


15 Apr 2015

The Commonwealth Government tasked the National Mental Health Commission with conducting a national review of mental health programmes and services. The focus of the review was on assessing the efficiency and effectiveness of programmes and services in supporting individuals experiencing mental ill-health and their families...

Literature review

1 Nov 2014

The aim of this report is to provide a detailed review of the academic literature around what constitutes a mentally healthy workplace as well as to identify the practical means by which workplaces can enhance and support the mental health and wellbeing of employees.

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