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Nurses professional practice highlighted on International Nurses Day 2017

Metro South Addiction and Mental Health Services (MSAMHS) marked International Nurses Day 2017 with the launch of the organisation's Nursing Professional Practice Model (PPM).

Are your kids stressed?

Experts say Australians are increasingly affected by stress. So how can you tell if your child’s behaviour is a normal response to everyday situations or if they would benefit from professional help?

Mental health in the aftermath of ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie

Executive Director Metro South Addiction and Mental Health Services Professor David Crompton today encouraged the community to look after their mental health in the wake of ex-tropical cyclone Debbie and following recent weather events.

New Director appointed at the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Executive Director Metro South Addiction and Mental Health Services Professor David Crompton OAM was recently appointed Director of the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP). Based in Brisbane, the organisation supports programs of research for the prevention of suicidal behaviour.

Less noise and more music this Christmas at Wisteria

Metro South Health’s Wisteria Unit in Casuarina Lodge at Wynnum West has created a new music therapy treatment space for its clients just in time for Christmas.

Positive Mindset Creative Arts Dance Winners

Students showcase creative talent to boost mental health awareness

Students from 16 schools in Brisbane’s south east descended on Logan Entertainment Centre for the second annual Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival Grand Final.

Mental Health Week 2016 expert opinion

Director Addiction Services with Metro South Addiction and Mental Health Services, Linda Hipper highlights some of the more challenging mental health illnesses faced by our community during Mental Health Week.

Your vote counts!

The public will have a chance to see their favourite piece of artwork when entries into the Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival go on display next week at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, marking the start of Mental Health Week in Queensland.

You can vote now for your favourite artwork on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/positivemindset2016artexpo/photos

Logan Hospital School

Logan Hospital School supports vulnerable students

A school based at Logan Hospital is supporting vulnerable young people with complex mental health problems by ensuring they can continue their education while they recover in hospital.

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Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival 2016

Logan youth will have the chance to show off their creative talents and help raise awareness of addiction and mental health concerns this October at the Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival 2016.

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