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Crisis Support: How to help in a crisis

How to help when someone experiences a mental health crisis When caring for someone with a mental illness, there may be times when their health deteri...

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For new mums

If you're pregnant or a new mum who experiences mental illness or mental health problems, this information is important. See helpful external resources for additional support.

Read more on COPMI – Children of Parents with a Mental Illness website

Do pets have an impact on our mental health? - The SANE Blog

Did you know that Australia has one of the highest levels of pet ownership in the world?Around 36% of households own a dog and 23% include a cat as part of the family. And then there are horses, guinea pigs, fish, birds . . .

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Anorexia nervosa in children and young people | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is anorexia nervosa? Anorexia nervosa is a mental illness in which there is a disturbance in the way a person experiences their body shape or weight as well as unhappiness with their body

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Hospital care: before, during and after | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government

Going into hospital can be a stressful time for both patients and families. Knowing as much as possible beforehand can help ease the stress.

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For family & carers

For Family and Carers The experience of caring for someone with diabetes is different for everyone

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Postpartum Psychosis | Peach Tree

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Delirium

This brochure provides information for people who are at risk of, or have experienced delirium, and for their families and carers.

Read more on ACI - Agency for Clinical Innovation website

Stephen Hawking - BluePages

Read about Stephen Hawking's experience with depression.

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Delirium and dementia

This Q&A sheet provides information about what delirium is, and, how it relates to people with dementia.

Read more on Dementia Australia website

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