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QMHC eNews – Issue 44

QMHC eNews – Issue 44

Commissioner’s viewpoint Strategic Plan renewal: next steps Those who took part in consultations in recent months have given us valuable insight for renewing the mental health, alcohol and... Read more >


New grants boost to QMHW

New grants boost to QMHW

MEDIA RELEASE Grants totalling $85,000 are available to communities across the State to host Queensland Mental Health Week (QMHW) community awareness events. Individual grants up to $2,500 are... Read more >


QMHC eNews – Issue 43

QMHC eNews – Issue 43

Commissioner’s viewpoint First impressions Two weeks into the Queensland Mental Health Commissioner role and I am overwhelmed by the level of commitment and motivation that has been expressed... Read more >


Hello from the Mental Health Commissioner

It is with great humility and commitment that I have accepted the Queensland Mental Health Commissioner position and I am fully aware that the ongoing reform of mental... Read more >


Nine vital actions we must take following Royal Commission

Nine vital actions we must take following Royal Commission

The winding-up of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse provides an unprecedented opportunity for Governments across Australia to rise to the challenge posed by... Read more >


QMHC eNews – Issue 42

QMHC eNews – Issue 42

Commissioner’s Update New mental health commissioner I would like to take this opportunity to thank all our readers for their support for the Commission in its first four... Read more >


Inaugural Commissioner’s final speech

Lesley van Schoubroeck, Queensland Mental Health Commissioner July 2013 to June 2017. It’s been a while. 1969 I started teaching, that makes almost 48 years working in the... Read more >


Expression of interest: Stigma and discrimination

We are seeking proposals to undertake research into the impact of stigma and discrimination related to problematic alcohol and other drug use and perceptions of use on Aboriginal... Read more >


Council welcomes new Mental Health Commissioner

The Queensland Mental Health and Drug Advisory Council has welcomed the appointment of the new Mental Health Commissioner. On behalf of council members, Professor David Kavanagh said the appointment... Read more >


QMHC eNews – Issue 41

QMHC eNews – Issue 41

Commissioner’s Update Help inform our activities and priorities Our fourth annual Taking the Pulse evaluation survey is now open. The survey gathers your feedback on our performance and... Read more >



Last updated 10 May 2017


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QMHC eNews – Issue 44
Commissioner’s viewpoint Strategic Plan renewal: next steps Those who took part in consultations in recent months have given us valuable insight for renewing the mental health, alcohol and... Read more >

New grants boost to QMHW
MEDIA RELEASE Grants totalling $85,000 are available to communities across the State to host Queensland Mental Health Week (QMHW) community awareness events. Individual grants up to $2,500 are... Read more >

QMHC eNews – Issue 43
Commissioner’s viewpoint First impressions Two weeks into the Queensland Mental Health Commissioner role and I am overwhelmed by the level of commitment and motivation that has been expressed... Read more >