Growth

Useful information

WHAT MAKES US HAPPY?

GENERATION NEXT - information for parents and teachers regarding issues facing Australian teens.

BRISBANE KIDS BRISBANE KIDS - resources on living in Brisbane with children

KIDS HELPLINE KIDS HELPLINE - a fun website with info for all ages of children and parents. Open at a page on resilience

THE BUTTERFLY FOUNDATION THE BUTTERFLY FOUNDATION - worldclass support and information on eating disorders and body image.

ADULTS SURVIVING CHILD ABUSE (ASCA)ADULTS SURVIVING CHILD ABUSE (ASCA)find out about this great organisation and their resources and information for survivors

HELP FOR CHILD ABUSE (THE AUSTRALIAN CHILDHOOD FOUNDATION)     

CHILDREN OF PARENTS WITH A MENTAL DISORDER

ITS ALL RIGHT ITS ALL RIGHT resources for children coping with mental illness

MY FAMILY IS SEPERATING - WHAT NOW?

TEEN CHALLENGE

PERINATAL DEPRESSION SUPPORT

PREVENTING CHILD ABUSE - be part of the solution

ACT for KiDS - treatment and prevention of child abuse 

STEPPING STONE CLUBHOUSE

WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH - a US based website full of useful info

INFO ON DRUGS IN PREGNANCY

WORRIED ABOUT A FRIEND WITH DEPRESSION? 
Fact sheet and information if you are worried about someone who is feeling depressed

KNOW SOMEONE WHO IS SUICIDAL?
Info about helping you to look for, decide what to do and learn what help is available if you know someone who is feeling suicidal.

SMILING MINDS      A modern meditation tool for young people

LIVING WELL       Comprehensive site to encourage men in their journey of mental wellness

HEADSPACE 
Comprehensive online information for young people, their carers and friends, about mental health and substance abuse and how to get help. Created by the National Youth Mental Health Foundation.

REACHOUT 
Youth information and online community regarding mental health.

KIDS HELP LINE 
Kids Help Line is a 24-hour telephone and online counselling for 5 to 25 year olds in Australia.   Phone: 1800 55 1800

LIFELINE AUSTRALIA
Lifeline provides 24-hour confidential telephone counselling to anyone within Australia. You can talk to them about any problem, big or small!  
Phone: 13 11 14

ALCOHOL AND DRUG ONLINE COUNSELLING 
Free alcohol and drug counselling online 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week.  Provides support for alcohol and other drug users, and others affected by alcohol and drug use in the community, including family members, relatives and friends.

DO I HAVE ANTE OR POST NATAL DEPRESSION?
Helpful information and an online self test for mothers and fathers who are worried that something is wrong with Mum’s mood.

PERINATAL DEPRESSION
A personal story

POST AND ANTENATAL DEPRESSION ASSOCIATION (PANDA) Well organised support website with info, factsheets and helpline.

MOOD GYM Online CBT programme.

HELP FOR ANXIETY 
ABC site with useful overview of anxiety and its treatment.

DO I HAVE BIPOLAR? 
A self test from the blackdog institute. Please consult your GP if you are concerned.

PARENTING TIPS
Helpful advice including practical information on support in your local area and parenting a disabled child.

TRIPLE P PARENTING 
Well researched information on parenting.

QUITTING SMOKING – IS IT POSSIBLE? 
A useful drug company’s website for people thinking about quitting – includes online checklist of your smoking profile and practical quitting ideas.

FAMILY DRUG SUPPORT HELPLINE: 1300 368 186

NATIONAL CANNABIS INFO AND HELPLINE: 
1800 30 40 50 Confidential counselling, information and referral service for cannabis users, friends and family.

ALCOHOL AND DRUG HELPLINE: 
(07) 3837 5989 (Brisbane) 1800 177 833 (Free call within Queensland outside Metro area)

MENSLINE 

ARE YOU A TIRED CARER? Information on caring for yourself.

NEW WEBSITE ESPECIALLY FOR SUFFERERS OF DISSOCIATION