Mental Health is an important issue at all stages of life, and we see more patients needing support for their wellbeing due to the increasing pressures at work and home. Our doctors are skilled at managing mental health problems for all ages. Reydon Street Medical Centre can refer you to a local, trusted psychologists where requested, and help you access support from Medicare under its “Better access to mental health care”. Access more information and facts sheets here.
There are many great organisations that can help if you are concerned about your own or someone else’s mental health and wellbeing.
For our younger patients, headspace prompts well being and provides early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds.
Bite Back is the Black Dog’s first online positive psychology program designed to improve the overall wellbeing of young Australians between 13 and 16 years old.
Check out our Technology and Apps page for some more apps from the Black Dog Institute.