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Articles and stories about mental illness

How Kids experience stress: https://www.kidsmatter.edu.au/health-and-community/enewsletter/how-kids-experience-stress?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=HC+enews+-+Kids+and+stress+November+2014&utm_content=HC+enews+-+Kids+and+stress+November+2014+CID_d99e18edb2947592128672df0ec2632b&utm_source=NewsLetterEDM&utm_term=Read%20more

Associations between sports participation and psychological difficulties during childhood: A two year follow up: http://www.jsams.org/article/S1440-2440(14)00089-9/abstract

Connections: A resource for early childhood educators about children's wellbeing: http://www.himh.org.au/home/our-programs/child-youth-and-wellbeing-program/early-childhood/connections

Young Australian women on Mental Health; ABC Rural- personal stories: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-10-10/young-australian-women-on-mental-health/5802160

When your parent has a mental illness- COPMI: http://www.flipsnack.com/copmi/fu9lvleq.html

How can I help my child? For parents who experience mental illness- COPMI: http://www.flipsnack.com/copmi/fuma7qw2.html

Changing Minds: ABC television series: http://www.abc.net.au/tv/programs/changing-minds-the-inside-story/

Mental health - lack of support pushes fragile parents to the limit: http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/mojo/mental-health-lack-of-support-pushes-fragile-parents-to-the-limit/

Up to 1 in 5 children suffer froma mental disorder, CDC says:http://www.generationnext.com.au/2013/05/up-to-1-in-5-children-suffer-from-a-mental-disorder-cdc-says/

People with schizophrenia 'face more health risks': http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-09/physical-health-worse-among-people-with-schizophrenia/4679506

Study shows ice users at greater psychosis risk:  http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-01-10/study-shows-ice-users-at-greater-psychosis-risk/4459620

Teen cannabis use lowers IQ, despite claims tot he contrary:  http://theconversation.com/teen-cannabis-use-lowers-iq-despite-claims-to-the-contrary-11568

Recognition and Respect - Mental Health Carers Report 2012: http://www.vision6.com.au/download/files/13219/1587615/Dec_Recognition%20and%20Respect.pdf

A surge in cases of eating disorders:  http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/a-surge-in-cases-of-eating-disorders/story-fneuzlbd-1226534047527

Depresion trial to test the truth of happy meals:  http://www.theage.com.au/national/health/depression-trial-to-test-the-truth-of-happy-meals-20121110-29557.html#ixzz3nau8wSHx

Campaign to raise teen awareness of cannabis risks:   http://www.premier.vic.gov.au/media-centre/media-releases/5110-campaign-to-raise-teen-awareness-of-cannabis-risks.html

Family Focus: Children and mental illness - Life Matters audio:  http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/lifematters/family-focus3a-children-and-mental-illness/4291642

Parenting and mental illness: the school years:  http://www.sane.org/images/stories/information/research/1208_info_rb16.pdf

Parents with a mental illness ashamed to ask for help to raise their children:  http://www.sane.org/images/stories/media/2012_media_releases/SANE_MEDIA_RELEASE_-_Parenting_and_mental_illness_23_August_2012.pdf

Youth suicide- There is no 3G in heaven - Four Corners: http://www.abc.net.au/4corners/stories/2012/09/06/3584646.htm

Body image of primary school children: https://www3.aifs.gov.au/cfca/2014/09/22/body-image-primary-school-children

Heavy teenage cannabis use linked with anxiety disorders in late 20's: http://ndarc.med.unsw.edu.au/news/heavy-teenage-cannabis-use-linked-anxiety-disorders-late-20s

The Wesley Report- Keeping minds well: Caring till it hurts: http://www.wesleymission.org.au/home/our-words/the-wesley-report/keeping-minds-well-caring-till-it-hurts/

How brains are built- video: http://blogs.rch.org.au/ccch/2014/09/29/how-brains-are-built-2/

Fathers with mental illness: implications for clinicians and health services: https://www.mja.com.au/open/2012/1/1/fathers-mental-illness-implications-clinicians-and-health-services