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Materials and research for mental health workers and health professionals.

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SANE Australia Suicide Prevention Workshops

Melbourne 2018

This six-hour workshop builds on SANE’s Suicide Prevention and Recovery Guide to help health professionals reflect on suicide prevention in a recovery-oriented framework.

Suicide prevention

SANE works to prevent suicide by providing tools and support to mental health workers, and people affected by suicide.

Contact:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Manager of Suicide Prevention

The Suicide Prevention and Recovery Guide helps health professionals with suicide prevention strategies.

Real stories of recovery
A research project, examining the impact of supporting someone who has attempted suicide.
Mind & body

Physical health is especially important for people living with a mental illness, as research shows they are at a higher risk of physical health conditions.

SANE Australia partnered with Neami National to develop and pilot a unique Peer Health Coaching program at Neami sites around Australia.

Resources for health professionals.

For mental health NGOs.
Good mental and physical health matter for all of us. SANE's Healthy Living Factsheet and Guide provide practical advice for getting and staying healthy.

Long-term health conditions

Materials on good mental health for people with chronic physical health conditions.

Aged care

Planning ahead for the later years is important for all of us. It’s especially important for people affected by mental illness who need special support.

The SANE Guide to Ageing Well provides essential information and advice for older Australians living with mental illness and their families, on accommodation, support, and legal affairs.

An Australian government service designed specially to help you navigate the aged care system.
Aged Care training pilot.
Get the facts on mental illness. All you need to know about about treatments, support, and helping yourself.
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What is stigma?

Learn more about stigma of mental illness and suicide and how it affects people

More to discover
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Get Help

Where to get help for you or someone you know.

factsheets and guides

Facts and Guides

Authoritative and up-to-date explanations of a range of mental health problems and related issues.

People like us

People who live with mental illness, their families, friends and carers, in their own words.

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SANE Forums

Peer support for people living with a mental illness and their carers.