Beyondblue is a national, independent, not-for-profit organisation working to address issues associated with depression, anxiety and related substance misuse disorders in Australia.
Black Dog Institute
YBBlue is a youth website of Beyondblue. It focuses on developing anxiety and substance abuse issues. This site also provides tips, personal stories and links.
This site provides information on the symptoms of depression, its causes, how to prevent and treat it – as well as links.
The Moodgym site delivers cognitive behaviour therapy for preventing depression.
- Heads Up gives businesses like yours the tools and resources needed to create a mentally healthy working environment
Trauma Information Links
The Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health at the University of Melbourne undertakes world class trauma related research, policy advice, service development and education. Their innovative services help organisations and health professionals who work with people affected by traumatic events.
Home site of the Trauma Center, a leading center in the treatment and research of trauma in the USA, headed up by Dr. Bessel van der Kolk. The purpose of this site is to help trauma victims renew their sense of security and to give them up-to-date tools for coping.
Home site of the National Center for PTSD (USA). The site contains a wide variety of information and resources on trauma, diagnosis and treatment of children and adults. The site highlights trauma among soldiers and members of the security forces