Help tackle the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide.
Promoting responsible reporting of mental illness and suicide in the Australian media.
Alert SANE to media items.
SANE's mythbusting series:
Mental illness basics
Treatment & recovery
Mental illness & violence
Practical suggestions on what you can do to reduce stigma.
‘Why did we ever discriminate against people based on that?’
People affected by mental illness and suicide, their families, and other carers tell their stories and speak out about the impact of stigma on their lives.
Watch the videos.
RT @ANUausi: If you or anyone you know needs help:
@LifelineAust on 13 11 14
@KidsHelplineAU on 1800 551 800… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
RT @DivCouncilAus: Actor /comedian @Lawrence_Leung & Karen Mundine @RecAustralia take on @jackheath @SANEAustralia… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
What lithium can tell us about #bipolar disorder ... Prof @ian_hickie writes in #MJAInSight ... "For bipolar disord… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
RT @MrsTucciAngell: I Need Medication to Treat My Mental Illness. Why Can't People Accept That? broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/… via @broadly
22 years ago today the Schizophrenia Australia Foundation changed its name to @SANEAustralia - still going strong
What is the DSM? And does it help or hinder mental health? sane.org/the-sane-blog/…
Incredibly powerful video this. Hats off to @oshergunsberg for the incredible honesty and for making such a differe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
RT @ruokday: Tired? Unmotivated? Sad? If you've noticed any of these signs in a new or expecting parent, they could… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
RT @MensLine_Aus: '...if we discount hormonal factors in new mothers, the remaining risk factors for postnatal depr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
"There is a stigma, or some sense of embarrassment, to acknowledge that you're lonely." ab.co/2Dm0dJ4
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The Life Without Stigma report examines the impact stigma has on the lives of people affected by mental illness.
Say no to stigma! is a YouTube campaign to spread the word that this prejudice is unacceptable in Australia today.
SANE StigmaWatch is part of the Australian Government’s Mindframe National Media Initiative