Supporting Mental Health: A New Study by Phoenix Australia on Emergency Service Workers
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Supporting Mental Health: A New Study by Phoenix Australia on Emergency Service Workers

Phoenix Australia’s new research sheds light on the unique needs of mental health providers treating first responders, paving the way for better care through Responder Assist….

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Mental Health Statewide Trauma Service – Invitation to participate in co-design and provide feedback
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Mental Health Statewide Trauma Service – Invitation to participate in co-design and provide feedback

We’re seeking clinicians and people with lived experience of trauma to participate in a co-design process for our Statewide Trauma Service…

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The mental health impacts of family violence
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The mental health impacts of family violence

Family violence is common in Australia. For everyone involved, the physical, social and mental health effects can be devastating…

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Are you ready to respond to a mental health incident?
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Are you ready to respond to a mental health incident?

Our latest initiative here at Responder Assist is a mental health planning campaign aimed at emergency workers…

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How understanding alexithymia can improve PTSD treatment outcomes
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How understanding alexithymia can improve PTSD treatment outcomes

Alexithymia is a construct characterised by a lack of emotional awareness, which is similar to and can be confused with emotional numbing…

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A voice for emergency worker mental health
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A voice for emergency worker mental health

When Paul Milne became a police officer in the Northern Territory, he had no idea of the toll his career would take on his mental health…

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Demystifying the mental health of emergency workers
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Demystifying the mental health of emergency workers

The Emergency Workers: Responder Assist podcast is a four-part series highlighting key issues facing mental health professionals supporting emergency workers….

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Stepping up for mental health
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Stepping up for mental health

Tony’s Trek will raise awareness of the impact of mental health issues faced by Victoria’s emergency workers…

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How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect the mental health and well-being of communities impacted by multiple disasters?
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How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect the mental health and well-being of communities impacted by multiple disasters?

Following a disaster, initial feelings of shock, sadness and anger are common…

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