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What GPs need to know about e-mental health

What GPs need to know about e-mental health

 A variety of e-mental health resources are available to help GPs better manage patient needs. The Black Dog Institute (BDI) is providing e-mental health training and support specifically to GPs.

Evidence-based support in palliative care

Evidence-based support in palliative care

Do you provide care for older people who may be nearing end of life? The ELDAC Helpline has been established to quickly connect you with the latest resources.

Connect for Kids: child telehealth service in Southern NSW and the Shoalhaven

Connect for Kids: child telehealth service in Southern NSW and the Shoalhaven

Connect for Kids is a free service for children aged 0-15 years with mild to moderate mental health needs. It is delivered by psychologists via videolink and available throughout Southern NSW as well as in the Shoalhaven.

Introducing the GP Support Program

Introducing the GP Support Program

From time to time issues arise in our lives that cause concern. They can lead to sleepless nights, an inability to stay focused, feeling down generally and a sense that we have no control.

Crisis support services – just a call or click away!

Crisis support services – just a call or click away!

We all have good days and bad days. But for some, those bad days can mount up to a crisis point and you feel like life is no longer worth living.

Virtual Psychologist for farmers and their families

Virtual Psychologist for farmers and their families

Do you have patients who are farmers affected by drought? 

It is well recognised that farming is a physically and psychologically-demanding occupation. In Australia, farming is now characterised by high rates of stress, injury and suicide.

GP  Psychiatry Support Line has 500 users and counting!

GP  Psychiatry Support Line has 500 users and counting!

The GP Psychiatry Support Line is a free service for GPs aimed at helping them manage the care of their mental health consumers.  Since its launch on 2 July 2018, the response has been overwhelmingly positive, with more than 500 registrations.

Practice management software advice following the NIP changes

Practice management software advice following the NIP changes

With recent changes to the National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule on July 1 2018, a resource has been developed which summarises the current status of some of the commonly used practice software.

Women want to know about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

Women want to know about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

Did you know that 97% of Australian women want to be asked about alcohol use in pregnancy? (Women Want to Know - Foundation Alcohol Research and Education)  

Alcohol consumption during pregnancy is associated with a range of adverse consequences including Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).

National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule changes - from 1 July 2018

National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule changes - from 1 July 2018

From 1 July 2018, there were significant changes to the National Immunisation Program (NIP) schedule and we are keen to ensure you have access to the information you need to implement the new schedule.