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Weekly CEO Update: Mental health reform has become a key budget priority… and rightly so.

As we await next week’s Federal Budget and the anticipated announcements of future funding and program development for our mental health ecosystem, we do so with the recommendations and reports
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I’ve been struggling with staying on my meds and could use some motivation : mentalhealth

I’ve been on medication for years now but recently have been feeling as if there’s no point taking it. I know it’ll help “take the edge off” and ease my
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Struggling to sleep? Ask the experts

Our Happiful family of experts answer your questions to help you get a restful night Q: Whenever I try to sleep, I can’t stop worrying about the next day –
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Genetic Clues to Autism Heterogeneity

Date/Time: Thursday, May 13, 2021, 3:00–4:00 PM ET Location: Virtual Sponsored by: NIMH Division of Extramural Affairs On May 13, 2021, Elise Robinson, Sc.D., will be the guest speaker for
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International study links brain thinning to psychosis — ScienceDaily

Subtle differences in the shape of the brain that are present in adolescence are associated with the development of psychosis, according to an international team led by neuroscientists at the
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The Top Fitness Advice for 2021 from World-Class Athletes

When I was young, most of my role models were professional athletes. I marveled over Shaquille O’Neal’s dominance on the basketball court and was constantly in awe watching Ken Griffey
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Weekly CEO Update: Housing is key to belonging, mental health and wellbeing

In order to thrive, we need shelter. Like food, water, clean air, and sufficient sleep, shelter is a cornerstone of health and wellbeing. Mental Health Australia in consultation with our
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What is the best way to help someone dealing with depression? : mentalhealth

Hello! First of all, I hope you are all having a good day/night 🙂 English is not my first language, so I’d like to apologize for all the mistakes I
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5 easy-to-grow plants with mental health benefits

5 easy-to-grow plants with mental health benefits

Plants that offer mental health benefits, and how to nurture them Nature is abundant with wellbeing remedies, and you don’t have to be a master herbalist to benefit from them.
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Hippocampal maps predict context-dependent behavior — ScienceDaily

Successful navigation requires the ability to separate memories in a context-dependent manner. For example, to find lost keys, one must first remember whether the keys were left in the kitchen
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A Letter to My Younger Self

You just earned your bachelor’s degree. Well done! You have finally gained some confidence in your academic ability. Your collegiate powerlifting journey was a great feat, as well, and now
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July 2020 Annual Workshop Webinar Series Report

Each year, Mental Health Australia hosts a two-day Annual Issues and Opportunities Workshop for members of the National Register of Mental Health Consumer and Carer Representatives (National Register) and the
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Felt like I was annoying everyone : mentalhealth

Thank you for for sharing. A reminder: if you are seeking resources in your local area, please provide that in the post so that users can share appropriate links and
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Providing mental help support and hope for young homeless people

Providing mental help support and hope for young homeless people

End Youth Homelessness launches the new Health Fund, supported by The Body Shop, to address the growing demand for mental health support amongst homeless young people Over past year and
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Researchers identify protein produced after stroke that triggers neurodegeneration — ScienceDaily

Researchers with the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern have identified a new protein implicated in cell death that provides a potential therapeutic target that could prevent or
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Your Year in Fitness 2020

Bodybuilding.com is the largest and strongest fitness community in the world. It’s where people like you come to find trusted supplements at great prices, workouts, recipes, motivation, comprehensive plans (BodyFit),
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Weekly CEO Update: Anzac Day can inspire the spirit in many with lived experience

Glenda Weston from Charters Towers in Queensland has bravely told her story many times over the last two years and has been a key voice in the campaign for a
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Goodbye thanks for trying to help

Bye submitted by /u/lord_zrevd_of_nadrik [comments] We hope you enjoyed checking this post about the latest Mental Health news items published as “Goodbye thanks for trying to help”.
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How the sun can benefit your wellbeing

Sunny days are on the way, and the natural world isn’t the only thing that will start to flourish… With what often felt like one of the longest winters in
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NIMH » NIMH Livestream Event on Borderline Personality Disorder

Date/Time: Friday, May 21, 2021, 1:30–2:00 PM ET Location: Virtual In recognition of National Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month in May, NIMH is hosting a livestream event on Friday, May
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Fast reactions are based on estimates of whether and when events will occur — ScienceDaily

Fast reactions to future events are crucial. A boxer, for example, needs to respond to her opponent in fractions of a second in order to anticipate and block the next
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Ask the Ripped Dude: How Can I Set Realistic Weight-Loss Resolutions?

Q: For the past few years, my weight-loss resolutions have failed. How can I set resolutions that I can fulfill? Why do people need a New Year’s resolution as motivation
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Draft National Preventive Health Strategy 2021-2030: Submission to Department of Health consultation

Mental Health Australia congratulated the Department of Health on the development of the Draft National Preventive Health Strategy 2021-2030, and particularly welcomed the inclusion of a new focus area on
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I’m feeling extremely sad for the past month and a half, what should I do ? I feel like I can’t continue on with this : mentalhealth

So I’m suffering a lot through the past month and a half with depression. The love of my life, my crush, got engaged and I feel so terrible. I regret
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Back to our roots: the benefits of self-sufficiency

Can a simple, more self-sufficient lifestyle help us to feel grounded? The afternoon sun is in the sky, through an open window you can hear the sound of chickens gently
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Neural plasticity depends on this long noncoding RNA’s journey from nucleus to synapse — ScienceDaily

Making memories involves more than seeing friends or taking photos. The brain constantly adapts to new information and stores memories by building connections among neurons, called synapses. How neurons do
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The Secret to Achieving Your Gym Goals? Join a Fitness Community

Are you a lone wolf in your journey to your fittest, fastest, strongest self? Many fitness enthusiasts, as well as weightlifters, runners, cyclists, and swimmers, train in solitude and work
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Weekly CEO Update: We cannot wait another generation or more, for action

Already this year we’ve seen two key Royal Commission Reports handed down that have the ability to impact the future of mental health reform and service delivery and the lives
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