Category: MindOUT

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Media Statement: National LGBTI Health Alliance welcomes Draft Productivity Commission Report into Mental Health

Thursday 31 October 2019 The National LGBTI Health Alliance (the Alliance), the national peak health organisation in Australia for organisations and individuals that provide health-related programs, services and research focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people (LGBTI) has welcomed the release of the Draft Report by the Productivity Commission’s Inquiry into Mental Health,… Continue reading Media Statement: National LGBTI Health Alliance welcomes Draft Productivity Commission Report into Mental Health »

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: PRIORITY POPULATIONS REFERENCE GROUP

Summary: The National LGBTI Health Alliance seeks applications for a new Priority Populations Reference Group. About this group: The role of the Priority Populations Reference Group is to provide advice, lived experience, and support to the MindOUT project team on the development and delivery of the following activities: Contribute to developing an evidence-base to enable… Continue reading CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: PRIORITY POPULATIONS REFERENCE GROUP »

National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

Implementation of the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

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 Implementation of the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy »

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 »