Mindframe and LGBTI National Health Alliance Training - 28 March 2013

Representatives from Australia’s leading lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and other sexuality (LGBTI) media attended a Mindframe National Media Initiative and LGBTI National Health Alliance’s MindOUT! training session in Sydney.

ABS release 2011 Causes of Death data - 15 March 2013

Today, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released its Causes of Death, Australia, 2011 data - which includes annual national suicide information.

Young people, social media and suicide prevention roundtable - 26 February 2013

More than 50 representatives from Australia’s leading youth, mental health, media and technology providers will come together in Melbourne on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 to tackle the risks, challenges and opportunities presented by social media to promote mental health and suicide prevention in young people.

Scoping reports into social media use by Australian health and news media - 5 March 2013

The Mindframe National Media Initiative has published two scoping reports on the social media use of Australian mental health and suicide prevention organisations and news media.

Mindframe sponsors National Screenwriters Conference 2013 - 22 February 2013

Mindframe Stage and Screen is a Gold Sponsor for the conference and staff of the Hunter Institute will participate in a workshop on character development as part of the conference.

Mindframe Key Achievements Summary June - December 2012 - 8 January 2013

The summary provides an outline of key achievements for the Mindframe National Media Initiative between June - December 2012.

MEDIA ALERT: Mindframe advice for Australian media re: death of UK nurse - 11 December 2012

Mindframe media alert distributed nationally to media professionals on Monday 10th December 2012.

Ossie Awards 2012 - Mindframe for journalism education winner - 11 December 2012

University of Technology Sydney journalism student Lucie Robson has won this year’s Ossie Awards 2012 Mindframe for journalism education prize for her radio story on ‘Prenatal Depression: the unknown illness’.

Minister launches new Mindframe website platform - 5 December 2012

Federal Minister for Mental Health and Ageing Mark Butler officially launched the new Mindframe National Media Initiative (Mindframe) website platform and the re-branded journalism education resources.

Changing roles within the Mindframe National Media Initiative - 3 December 2012

As of November 2012, Jaelea Skehan has transitioned to the position of Acting Director of the Hunter Institute of Mental Health (HIMH).  The HIMH substantive Director, Trevor Hazell, is on secondment to the University of Newcastle until the end of 2013.