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Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Last updated:
  • 01 Jul 2019

Resources and Research

Beyond Blue to Green: the benefits of contact with nature for mental health and wellbeing - a report that reviews Australian and international research, and shows there is a significant relationship between people’s mental health and their local environment.

Beyond Blue provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live.

Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services. 

The Queensland Government provides information on topics relating to mental health and wellbeing.

For information and research on depression associated before, during and after addiction rehabilitation refer to Dr. Keenan and Cohen's Depression and Addiction guide