SANE Australia in partnership with the National Mental Health Commission is pleased to share a new research report: Understanding how best to respond to the needs of Australians living with personality disorder.
SANE Peer Ambassador Cameron took part in the two-part SBS documentary How 'Mad' Are You? Cameron, who lives with schizophrenia, shares his thoughts on a series that questions society's assumptions about mental illness.
Psychiatric medications play an important role in the treatment and management of mental illness. Yet despite being commonplace there are many myths.
It's a sad reality that people living with mental illness will hear inappropriate comments. So, what's the worst thing you can say to someone living with a mental illness?
'The intrusive thoughts that define OCD are constant. They don’t take a break when you’re at work, with friends, on weekends or holidays.'
Real-life stories from people who live with mental illness, their families, friends and carers.
'It’s a scary illness, but it doesn’t mean the people who have it are scary. We’re human, just like everyone else.'
All you need to know about the symptoms, treatments and finding help for yourself and others.
These easy-to-read, practical guides have been reviewed by clinicians and members of the community.