National health regulator AHPRA accused of not investigating medical complaints properly – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email National health regulator AHPRA accused of not investigating medical complaints properly 7.30 By Madeleine Morris and Andy Burns Updated July 09, 2019 17:27:43 Photo: Mrs Robertson feels AHPRA failed to properly investigate after she complained about a doctor. (ABC News: Chris Gillette) Related Story: Medical regulator promises changes after Continue Reading

Just how effective are mindfulness apps? We asked two experts — and they didn't agree – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Just how effective are mindfulness apps? We asked two experts — and they didn't agree RN By Anna Kelsey-Sugg and Joanna Crothers for Life Matters Posted August 18, 2019 08:30:00 Photo: Can a quick mindfulness session really reduce stress? Not everyone is convinced. (Getty: Caiaimage/Tom Merton) Related Story: How Continue Reading

Victorian mental health system overburdened, Andrews Government tells royal commission – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Victorian mental health system overburdened, Andrews Government tells royal commission By state political reporter Richard Willingham Updated July 09, 2019 20:56:23 Video: Sharon Witt speaks about losing her former husband to suicide (ABC News) Related Story: 'Greeted with silence': Amelia says her pleas for help were ignored Related Story: Continue Reading

Mental health care 'diminished dramatically' by bed shortages, royal commission told – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Mental health care 'diminished dramatically' by bed shortages, royal commission told By James Bennett Updated July 08, 2019 23:52:29 Photo: Erica Williams says compulsory treatment orders saved her life. (ABC News: James Bennett) Related Story: 'Greeted with silence': Amelia says her pleas for help were ignored Related Story: Victoria's Continue Reading

Flu cases in South Australia set to hit 20,000 as SA Health reveals there have been 82 deaths – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Flu cases in South Australia set to hit 20,000 as SA Health reveals there have been 82 deaths By Meagan Dillon and Gabriella Marchant Posted July 08, 2019 14:58:52 Photo: SA Health says 82 people have died from the flu this season. (ABC News: Kym Agius) Related Story: Flu Continue Reading

Donald Trump says mentally ill people "pull the trigger, not guns" – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Donald Trump says mentally ill people "pull the trigger, not guns" Posted August 16, 2019 10:42:43 US President Donald Trump repeated his call for “strong, meaningful background checks” especially targeting the mentally ill on gun ownership. Source: ABC News | Duration: 36sec Topics: mental-health, world-politics, united-states

Gold Coast Marathon Fun Run part of incredible journey for quadriplegic Brett Morris – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Gold Coast Marathon Fun Run part of incredible journey for quadriplegic Brett Morris By Jennifer Huxley Updated July 06, 2019 11:38:12 Photo: Mr Morris crosses the finish line after the 5.7-kilometre event. (ABC News: Blythe Moore) Related Story: Before and after a life-changing accident: The two worlds of Dan Continue Reading

Mental health royal commission hears suicidal young woman was 'greeted with silence' – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Mental health royal commission hears suicidal young woman was 'greeted with silence' By James Bennett Updated July 05, 2019 17:29:29 Photo: Amelia Morris has said “there was nothing there” for her as a suicidal 16-year-old. (ABC News: Zalika Rizmal) Related Story: 'I was trying to ring every service': Melanie's Continue Reading

Victoria's mental health system failed 'incredibly terrified' girl, royal commission told – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Victoria's mental health system failed 'incredibly terrified' girl, royal commission told By Zalika Rizmal Updated July 04, 2019 23:35:33 Photo: Natasha was subjected to years of “systemic failure” by Victorian health services. (ABC News) Related Story: Victoria's mental health system 'punitive', royal commission told Related Story: Former AFL player Continue Reading