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Youth suicide

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, it’s important not to ignore the warning signs. There are things you can do to keep safe. Learn more here.

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How you can help prevent suicide

More than 65,000 Australians attempt suicide every year, and 3,000 will die. But suicide can be prevented. Here's what you can do to help someone at risk.

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Suicide warning signs

By knowing the warning signs of suicide, those who are most at risk, and by being aware of how to access support, you could help save a life. Find out more.

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New phone app could reduce suicide risk

A new app could help mental health patients and reduce suicide risk, by sending counsellors data on mood, activity and adherence to medication.

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Rural men face greater risk of health problems, including suicide

Men who live in rural and remote Australia are more at risk of many health issues, such as obesity and suicide. Even in the outback, help is available.

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BeyondNow by beyondblue

beyondblue’s free BeyondNow app helps you prepare a safety plan to help get you through the tough times. It's at the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

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Are you experiencing suicidal thoughts?

If you’re thinking about suicide, you’re not alone and there is hope. There are things you can do, people you can talk to, and help is at hand. Learn more here.

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Symptoms of psychosis

Someone affected by psychosis may experience symptoms such as confusion, delusions, hallucinations or suicidal thoughts.

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Alcohol injuries

Excessive alcohol consumption is a major cause of road and other accidents, violence, crime, liver injury and brain damage. Here is some statistics.

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Types of mental illness

There are nearly 300 mental disorders listed in the DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders). This is a handbook used by health professionals to help identify and diagnose mental illness.

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