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Winston LaRose, champion of Toronto’s Black community, receives honorary degree
Honouring our mental health heroes: Nominations open for Australian Mental Health Prize 2022
Brain differences in pain modulation in people with self-injury behaviour
Study shows strong link between COVID‑19 and worsening mental health
Research reveals that over 10% Hong Kong people exhibit PTSD symptoms one year after onset of pandemic
Excellence in patient care honored at Baylor College of Medicine
Children’s stress declined with vaccine rollout
Some autism spectrum disorder symptoms linked to astrocytes
Prairie Health and UWA collaborate to accelerate precision psychiatry
Addressing long-term pandemic anxiety in children
Dedicated nurse returns “home” to Brownesholme
Docs got talent: Choir made up of physicians impresses in TV singing debut
Labor Will Restore Regional Mental Telehealth Services
Study finds genetic link between childhood and adult anxiety and depression
Mental health facilities opened, but ignored workforce shortages mean no-one’s home
Pandemic ‘shielding’ led to two-fold rise in depressive symptoms in over 50s
Australian women suffering high levels of mental distress due to financial insecurity
Enhanced CBT can radically reduce long-term depression, finds study
Smart eating disorder options
Study finds high rates of postpartum depression and anxiety in Canadian fathers
Alcohol Dependence Significantly Increases Suicide Risk – Otago Study
Researchers identify new potential neural signature of resilience in adults who have experienced early life stress
Pregnancy linked to lower rates of self-harm
Bond between mothers and their babies integral to infant development, Deakin study finds
Western Australia’s First Private Outpatient Ketamine Infusion Clinic for Pain Management
Indigenous Medical Scholarship recipient featured on ABC
Enhancing cross-cultural dialogues with AI
Prescribing of psychiatric drugs to Australian kids on rise
UQ community shines in Australia Day Honours
To beat depression, researchers hunt for perfect brain stimulation therapy ‘rhythm’
Innovative mental health grants awarded to Sydney Researchers
WHO psychological intervention effective in preventing mental disorders among Syrian refugees in Turkey
Northern Territory has announced ‘lockout’ until midday on Monday. But is it too little
Twins Study Indicates Environmental Factors Significant in Alzheimer’s Pathology
Destiny Kynuna awarded AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship
Take your kids on Story Walk these school holidays
Housing for people living with dementia must reflect their specific needs – finds new Greater Manchester report
Heavy impact of mental health disorders on school completion rates
Most adolescents dying by suicide or harming themselves known to health services
People with schizophrenia five times more likely to die from Covid
Researchers at CDU still some of most influential in their fields
More Mental Health Beds And Better-Trained Doctors
Mental health during Covid
Novel Brain Stimulation Approach Treats Severe Depression
Kids need nature, urges prize-winning children’s book author
Studies on risks versus benefits of antidepressant use during pregnancy should be clearer, University of Toronto researchers say
Reduce air-rage this holiday season
Leading psychiatrist bags lifetime achievement Award