Category: MindOUT

The home page for this category is the Mind OUT! project page.
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National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy Implementation Plan

In 2017 the National LGBTI Health Alliance released the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy, a national plan for coordinated action and strategic response to prevent mental ill-health and suicide, and promote mental health and wellbeing for LGBTI populations. After its release, MindOUT facilitated a series of roundtables around Australia.  At these we heard… Continue reading National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy Implementation Plan »

The hands of Crystal Johnson, a Sistergirl from the Tiwi Islands.

Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls

An Update About this survey Thank you for your interest in completing the survey. When we launched this survey, it was to inform the best way for the National LGBTI Health Alliance to work with people who are Aboriginal, Torres Strait and Australian South Sea Islanders and improve social and emotional wellbeing.    The first week… Continue reading Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls »

Going Together: The MindOUT! Specialist Youth Services Project

Across Australia there are youth services that hold specialist skills in offering support to the full diversity of human bodies, genders, sexualities, and identities. These organisations provide essential, life-supporting care to young people who might describe themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer, or for whom the dominant cultural labels for sexuality, or gender,… Continue reading Going Together: The MindOUT! Specialist Youth Services Project »

Courageous Voices

MindOUT! conferences

MindOUT! conferences and symposiums, including the Courageous Voices conference, 2014, and the MindOUT! National Symposium 2012.

MindOUT! Training: Rainbow Blues

A training session provided by the MindOUT! Project. Target Audience: LGBTI community leaders LGBTI persons Partners, friends and family of LGBTI persons living with depression About this workshop: While depression and anxiety is generally becoming a more common experience in people’s lives, for LGBTI people the rates of depression and anxiety are significantly higher. Designed… Continue reading MindOUT! Training: Rainbow Blues »

MindOUT Training: Equal, not the same

A training session provided by the MindOUT! Project. Target Audience: Service Managers in mainstream mental health & suicide prevention organisations Clinical Managers or supervisors Workers in mental health, community health, primary health, social and community services, education About this workshop: The over-representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people living with a mental… Continue reading MindOUT Training: Equal, not the same »

MindOut Champions

MindOUT! Champions Project

Established in 2013, the MindOUT Champions project works to improve the capacity of the mental health and suicide prevention organisations to identify, respond and address the mental health and wellbeing needs of LGBTI people. A pilot of the project with 11 organisations over 10 months in 2013-14 resulted in the development of Championing Inclusion: A Guide… Continue reading MindOUT! Champions Project »

Network MindOut

Network MindOUT!

NETWORK MINDOUT! – LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Network MindOUT supports the professional development of the mental health and suicide prevention sectors to practice and implement strategies that support inclusive and accessible services to LGBTI people and communities. The network supports members to stay informed about resources, activities, initiatives, professional development training and research… Continue reading Network MindOUT! »