The following sites have not paid to appear on this page but represent reliable sites that we recommend you visit to gain further knowledge on Mental Health Information.
Sites providing information about medication:
www.nps.org.au/contact-us/medicines-line Contact NPS Medicine for more information about medication call 1300 MEDICINE (1300 633 424) from anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local phone call (calls from mobiles may cost more).
General Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Sites
www.beyondblue.org.au An Australian initiative to promote information about depression.
www.depressionet.com.au An Australian online resource about depression
www.bluepages.anu.edu.au More information regarding depression
www.blackdoginstitute.org.au Sydney based unit specialising in research and treatment of depression and bipolar affective disorders
www.sane.org An independent organisation offering information and support to all affected by mental illness.
www.ranzcp.org The Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrist website
www.psychology.org.au The Australian Psychologist association website
www.moodgym.anu.edu.au An online CBT program for depression, initially set up for young people but useful to all.
www.druginfo.sl.nsw.gov.au A Government website providing information about drug and alcohol addictions and treatments
www.health.nsw.gov.au A federal Government health site
www.depression.com.au A helpful website for those suffering depression.
www.health4search.com A useful health directory to other medical and health websites
www.smartrecoveryaustralia.com.au A four step CBT program for the treatment of addictions
Site specifically for young people
www.youthbeyondblue.com An Australian site for young people with depression
www.reachout.com.au A fun and interactive site for young people to explore and get information about their emotional problems.
www.kidshelp.com.au Free, confidential and anonymous telephone and online counseling services specifically for young people.
www.somazone.com.au A general site about healthy living for young people
www.itsallright.org A site for young people and their families about mental illness.