This report has been developed by an expert reference group of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists’ (RANZCP) Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and determines key strategies to promote and develop cohesive and evidence-based prevention and early intervention strategies with the aim of decreasing the prevalence and harmful impact of mental illness in infants, children and adolescents.
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists’ (RANZCP), 2010
The Young and Well CRC in collaboration with The University of Sydney’s Brain & Mind Research Institute is conducting an important national survey on young people’s health, wellbeing and use of technology. Young people aged 16 to 25 are encouraged to participate. Original article
New research by headspace has uncovered a disconnect between the concerns parents have for young people and the issues young people say they are most likely to be facing. The research marks the launch of a new campaign designed to help parents recognise the early warning signs that their son or daughter may need support for a mental health problem. Original article
The 'Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage: Key Indicators 2014' report measures the wellbeing of Australia’s Indigenous peoples, and includes information on education and training, healthy lives, economic participation, home environment, and safe and supportive communities. Original article