Life in Mind eNews, June 2022

Posted 30th June 2022 in eNews

Welcome to the June edition of the Life in Mind eNews.

This edition features details on a new guide by the Centre of Best Practice in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention (CBPATSISP) and Orygen, that supports Aboriginal young people who self-harm; as well as a support program through Australian charity organisation, Feel the Magic, for youth bereaved by suicide.

Read two interviews that were conducted during Men’s Health Month. The first is with Joe Ball, a proudly trans community leader and the CEO of Switchboard, who provides insights into LGBTIQA+ suicide prevention. The second, with Dr Zac Seidler, clinical psychologist, researcher and male mental health expert and advocate, shares his thoughts into male suicide prevention activity in Australia.

This eNews also includes information on a mental health crisis support app created by Sayf; and a new guide developed by R U OK? and Healthy Heads in Trucks & Sheds that aims to drive conversations in transport and logistics.

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