Around 140 Australian nursing-home residents took their own lives between 2000 and 2013, our new study shows. Published in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, the study is the first to examine the number and patterns of suicide in...
AHPRA data shows that NSW mental health nurses typically work 34 clinical hours per week. If you work in the Public Health System, please share your views about this here. Click here to complete the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3QKNJ8R Your confidential opinion will help...
Loneliness is an increasing problem in Australia, and it's affecting our physical and mental health.
Scholarships up to the value of $6,810.00 are available to health professionals and managers providing mental health services for infants, children, young people and their families, for units studied in the Applied Mental Health Studies (AMHS) course at HETI. These scholarships are...
Scholarships of up to $8,000 are available to registered nurses who are working in full or part-time permanent positions in mental health services of the NSW public health system. These scholarships are funded by the Nursing and Midwifery Office (NaMO)...
Nurses and midwives aged between 18 and 69 are called to participate in psychological and metabolic research, conducted in the Neuroscience Research Unit, at the University of Technology, Sydney. The experimental protocol is simple, non-invasive and will take approximately 1...
NSWNMA Assistant Secretary, Judith Kiejda, outlines why sexual harassment at work should be considered a safety issue in order to make real change. It’s a year since the stories of now-disgraced Hollywood producer, Harvey Weinstein first began to hit the...
Nurses in rural and remote NSW have expressed concern that they fear their profession is dying.
SBS television program Insight is working on a show looking at anxiety and ways to treat it. They want to hear from nurses and midwives who have seen significant improvement in their anxiety and what worked for them. If you're a nurse...
How can we best help Australians who are at risk of developing a mental health disorder? A new recommendation to expand the Better Access initiative would open up government-subsidised psychological care to this effect.
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