Archive for posts tagged with 'mental health'

Norway

International

The world’s happiest countries revealed

Norwegians have just been given another reason to smile. After finishing in fourth place for the last two years,…

The Pleasure Of Sad Songs

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The Pleasure Of Sad Songs

Join singer Leah Cotterell as she courageously shares her life story as a mental health carer: fighting stigma and…

Postnatal depression

Parenting

Mum’s the word

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, we are bombarded with ads telling us how wonderful motherhood is. While…

Stephen Fry

Health & Fitness

Stephen Fry sparks outrage by slamming outrage culture

The increasingly controversial Stephen Fry has stirred up a hornet’s nest by saying that victims of rape…

Lockyer Valley Health and Wellbeing Expo

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Lockyer Valley Health and Wellbeing Expo

The expo brings together providers relating to health and wellbeing, including but not limited to sport, fitness and…

Mental Health Essentials

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Mental Health Essentials

Learn vital first aid skills for mental health at work, in our new Mental Health Essentials 1 day course. Mental…

Three ways to live a happy life

Health & Fitness

Three ways to live a happy life

The latest findings from one of Australia’s largest wellbeing surveys has found that there are three simple…

Mental health

Health & Fitness

It’s the thought that counts

It’s Mental Health Week again and we’re all being reminded to take care of our minds. But what does this…

North Brisbane Mental Health Community Resource Expo

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North Brisbane Mental Health Community Resource Expo

The purpose of this annual event, now in its sixth year is to bring together government, non-government and private…

Children who have trouble sleeping are more likely to develop mental health problems

Parenting

Children who have trouble sleeping are more likely to develop mental health problems

Your child’s sleeplessness could be an early warning sign of future mental health problems, according to a new…

Futures Unthreaded Fashion Festival

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Futures Unthreaded Fashion Festival

A fashion show with a difference, Futures Unthreaded is designed to change the dynamic and culture of the Australian…

Feed Your Mind Festival

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Feed Your Mind Festival

Feed Your Mind Festival is a food and mental health event on 13th June that aims to inspire enhanced mental health and…

More sex, more problems?

Health & Fitness

More sex, more problems?

Think that more sex equals more bliss? Well, apparently not. A new American study has found that frequent sex…

Plus-size superheroes

Health & Fitness

Plus-size superheroes

Ever wondered what your favourite comic book heroes would look like with an average body shape? Now you can find…

Mental Health First Aid Training Course

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Mental Health First Aid Training Course

Mental Health First Aid is the help provided to a person who is developing a mental health problem, or who is in a menta…

Ross Gillam (St George) with the members of Group 61

Brisbane Extra

Community heroes recognised

The spotlight shines on people that are selflessly contributing to our community. They walk amongst us with little or…

Hush

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane breaks the last taboo

In a society that seems happy to put everything else on display, talking openly about mental health still makes people…

Grief

Health & Fitness

Grief and loss: How to be helpful

Grief and loss are inevitable parts of a full and meaningful life, but what do you say to someone going through this?…