The latest news and publications from Asia Australia Mental Health
April 23, 2020
While the current context is different and evolving, previous experiences with pandemics will indicate that preventing suicide needs urgent consideration within the COVID-19 Response.
The Lancet reportsthat suicide is likely to become a more pressing concern as the pandemic spreads and has... Read more
April 2, 2020
Psychology Tools have put together a free online guide called “Living with worry and anxiety amidst global uncertainty.” https://www.psychologytools.com/articles/free-guide-to-living-with-worry-and-anxiety-amidst-global-uncertainty/
Psychology Tools’ is a UK online resource for English... Read more
March 27, 2020
Mental Health and Behavioral Guidelines for Preparedness and Response to Coronavirus
The USA Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress is rapidly developing a range of resources that can be found here:... Read more
March 27, 2020
In a recently article with Lancet Psychiatry, mental health professionals from China, Hong Kong and Australia reflected on some practical strategies for timely mental health care for the 2019 novel coronavirous outbreak.
Read the full article here:... Read more
November 21, 2019
Chairperson of Optimal Health Program Malaysia Dr. Umi Adzlin Silim opened the 1st Asia Pacific Symposium of Optimal Health Program with a well known proverb: ‘if you want to go fast, go alone, but if you want to go far, go together’.
This allegorical message resonates with the innovative... Read more