postnatal depression

Anxiety and depression in first-time fathers

There’s been a significant body of research into the experiences of women going through childbirth. They can face serious health

Post-natal depression affects dads too

Post-natal depression in women gets attention from health professionals and the research community. How pregnancy and the time after birth

Can online intervention reduce the risk of MDD?

Can online intervention reduce the risk of MDD?

Major depressive disorder (MDD) involves low mood and related symptoms occurring on most days and persisting for at least two

Anxiety and depression in pregnancy and early parenthood

If you are reading this, you may have concerns about your thoughts, feelings or behaviours, or those of your partner

Outcomes for children with a parent with depression

Outcomes for children with a parent with depression

Researchers identify the protective factors that predict good mental health outcomes in adolescents with a parent with depression. Depression is

Co-morbid depression

Co-morbid depression refers to depression that occurs in the presence of another illness. People with chronic (long-term) physical illnesses, especially

Schizophrenia medicines

Medicines called antipsychotics are the core of treatment for schizophrenia. If you or a family member have been diagnosed with

Owner of a lonely heart

When Theresa May was the UK Prime Minister, she appointed a Minister for Loneliness – charged with developing a strategy

The health risk of loneliness

Socially isolated and lonely people have been found to have a higher risk of death compared to their socially connected

Prescribing exercise for mental health

It’s estimated that around 45% of Australians will experience a mental health issue like depression, anxiety or substance use disorder

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