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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 >


QMHC eNews – Issue 40

QMHC eNews – Issue 40

Commissioner’s Update Making a difference Everything we do here at the Commission aims to improve the mental health and wellbeing of Queenslanders and minimise the impacts of alcohol... Read more >


IPSWICH to have say on State mental health, alcohol & drug strategies

The Ipswich community is being encouraged to comment on a high level plan that sets the direction of action to improve mental health and wellbeing. The Queensland Mental... Read more >


QMHC eNews – Issue 39

QMHC eNews – Issue 39

Commissioner’s Update Seeking justice Some of you will have seen the QWeekend article about the women who were in Wolston Park as children. I am pleased that Minister... Read more >


Commission boosts grant funding

The Queensland Mental Health Commission has announced additional funding for community initiatives that improve the mental health and wellbeing of vulnerable Queenslanders. A further nine organisations will receive... Read more >


Positive legacy of outgoing Mental Health and Drug Advisory Council members

At its first meeting for 2017, the Queensland Mental Health and Drug Advisory Council today farewelled four of its founding members as they successfully completed their three-year terms.... Read more >



Last updated 17 February 2017


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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 >