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Summary   If we are to understand suicide in men we must acknowledge the psycho-biological and cultural realities and demands on men’s lives   Nearly 80 per cent of all suicides in Australia are men (1,816 of 2,361 in 2010). Suicide is the cause of deat... 7/18/2014 10:30:52 AM
The LIFE Framework is a National Suicide Prevention Strategy project managed by Crisis Support Services on behalf of the Department of Health and Ageing. The project aims to improve access to suicide and self-harm prevention activities in Australia through the promotion of th... 9/12/2012 1:33:19 PM
The perception that eating disorders are only women's issues, and lack of information or education may cause medical professionals to overlook or misdiagnose eating disorders. Male sufferers may not recognise the signs and symptoms of eating disorders, therefore the number of...
10/26/2016 12:33:34 PM
Introduction The Aboriginal Cultural Contact Program has been developed and implemented by Mr Rick Welsh at The Shed in Mount Druitt, NSW to engage Aboriginal Fathers and their famlies with their children. The program introduces and teaches the children about their Aborigi...
8/25/2014 11:15:06 AM
Overview James Macready-Bryan was assaulted in the Melbourne CBD on 13th October 2006 while out with friends celebrating his 20th birthday. James, or MB as his friends call him, was knocked to the ground by a one-hit punch, his head smashed against the pavement and he suffer... 8/7/2015 11:31:41 AM
There has been a trend towards active engagement and involvement of men in programs to address other men's violence against women. The author examines the background of these programs and offers evidence about the processes of working with men in this setting. The author out...
9/24/2012 10:16:15 AM
A Review Of Male Deaths By Suicide Suicide is perhaps the most gendered health issue with a proportion of around four males for every female. The issues and contexts of suicide are complex and it is a product of many factors which makes it a difficult problem to address. The... 11/18/2011 11:48:04 AM
  Improved mental health literacy, accessibility of services and resources, and coordinated initiatives that encourage help-seeking remain central to minimising the risk of suicide...   An important part of addressing male suicide is to have a clear and consistent defi...
8/10/2012 10:07:12 AM
  Suicide kills six men a day in Australia. It is the leading killer of men and boys under 45 and claims more lives than road traffic accidents...   Key organisations at Federal and state level are committed to halving the suicide rate in Australia within a decade. The...
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