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Low cost or free mental health services

Trusted information about low cost or free mental health services, including who can use the Better Access or ATAPS programs, exceptional circumstances, how I would start and other mental health services from leading Australian health organisations.

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Depression in teenagers

One in five children and adolescents is affected by mental health problems and disorders. Discover the signs by reading this page.

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Types of autism

Trusted information about autism, including types of autism from leading Australian health organisations.

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Kids and mental health

Trusted information about kids and mental health from leading Australian health organisations.

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Mental health helplines

The main groups throughout Australia that can help with mental health problems, including healthdirect partners and leading Australian health organisations.

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Self-esteem and mental health

Discover trusted information, online programs, fact sheets and resources on self-esteem and mental health from leading Australian health organisations.

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Online therapy (eTherapy)

Trusted information about online therapy (eTherapy), including what online therapy is, the benefits and disadvantages of online therapy, costs and other considerations and where to start from leading Australian health organisations.

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Diagnosis of ADHD

An ADHD diagnosis is usually made by a specialist paediatrician or child psychiatrist who assesses the child's behaviour, interviewing parents and teachers.

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Bullying

Bullying occurs in many ways, all of which cause distress and pain to the person being bullied. Learn more here about where to go for advice and support.

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Cyberbullying

Cyberbullies work together or alone and attack their victim via electronic means, such as by email or social media. Get tips on how to deal with cyberbullying here.

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