The Association of Independent Schools of NSW (AISNSW) will assist up to 50 schools in mental health risk areas to engage more counsellors to improve student wellbeing. Read more
With students back in the classroom while the pandemic continues, levels of anxiety, depression and other mental health issues need to be addressed. Read more
Australian children have been experiencing heightened levels of loneliness and isolation during COVID-19, with 40 per cent of young people reporting concern for their mental health during the pandemic. Read more
The Andrews Labor Government has said secondary school students in Melbourne’s north-west and the Central Highlands will soon have access to the school-based mental health support they need. Read more
Researchers from Turning Point, Monash University and Eastern Health have developed a skills-based intervention – ‘MAKINGtheLINK’ – aimed at helping adolescents overcome barriers to seeking professional help for mental health and substance use problems, and supporting their peers. Read more
National, annual and not-for-profit, the Generation Next seminars bring together leading experts in youth mental health to equip participants with the knowledge, skills and tools to better look after the wellbeing of young people.