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Our Charter MENGAGE is the Australian Male Health Clearinghouse.  We will: Showcase examples of programs, research, publications or other initiatives that demonstrate evidence of good practice in areas of male health mainly in Australia but also internationally if a... 3/2/2012 5:01:04 PM
Summary Practitioners will come into contact with males at every life stage and key transition point. The main messages from this guide emphasise:   Any attention on the individual should not be at the expense of considering the social structures that make problem-focuse...
7/16/2014 1:18:49 PM
Overview This chapter begins by providing a brief overview of masculinity and manhood and of cultural expectations of males. This includes the need to appear masculine and how societal expectations influence this and in turn how this may influence the design of health messag...
7/16/2014 10:57:33 AM
This guide can help a GP provide easy to understand information to a man about prostate cancer screening and the likelihood of being diagnosed with prostate cancer. It is designed as a a practical factsheet for GPs to help them explain clearly and confidently about the risks...
9/11/2012 2:01:37 PM
Effective Male Health Communication How practitioners communicate with males has a significant influence on how men and boys receive health information. In fact, it is only with appropriate communication techniques that practitioners can move past the challenge of 'men don't ... 11/18/2011 11:27:12 AM
Drug Abuse Drug abuse is a male health issue when it intersects with violence, suicide or other issues that are routinely experienced by males. Where resources are available that provide information on this linkage, they provide a useful basis for practitioners to understand ... 11/18/2011 11:47:33 AM
Overview The term 'father' in this guide reflects the different ideas, responsibilities, duties, and activities that men play today in family life. In contemporary society, a father can be both biological and social and described as the significant male role model in a child...
7/16/2014 12:20:46 PM
This document provides techniques for managing depression in young people.  The techniques are grouped by Complementary and Lifestyle Treatments, Medical Treatments and Psychological Treatments. There is useful information targeted at General Practitioners, Psychologists, O...
8/9/2012 1:35:30 PM
Joseph Fleming graduated in 1995 from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Social Work (post-graduate) with the majority in child protection, adult and youth mental health, tertiary education and corrections. As a result of his practice, Joseph had develope...
6/12/2014 10:49:27 AM
Mental Health Problems with mental health is a complex issue that poses enormous costs on the community but it is frequently maligned and misunderstood. Mental health issues cross over into other health areas including physical and social health and this complexity provides b... 8/9/2012 10:55:35 AM
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