National LGBTI Health Alliance

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National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

The National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy is a plan for strategic action to prevent mental ill-health and suicide, and promote good mental health and wellbeing for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people and communities across Australia.

This strategy includes recommendations across the breadth of approaches in Australian mental health work including promotion, prevention, intervention, treatment and maintenance.

Network MindOUT Webinars

QLife Guides

The QLife Guides, focuses on some frequently asked topics about working with LGBTI people. The Guides use plain language around some complex topic areas, to help people feel able to work constructively with all kinds of clients on LGBTI matters. While there will always be a place and need of specialist services, like QLife, our philosophy is that LGBTI people are entitled to care wherever they are.

Champions of Inclusion: A Guide to Creating LGBTI Inclusive Organisations

Champions of Inclusion: A Guide to Creating LGBTI Inclusive Organisations provides a framework for organisations wishing to instigate a LGBTI Champions project across a diverse range of workplaces and groups, including mental health and suicide prevention services and organisations. 

Going Upstream: A Framework for Promoting the Mental Health of LGBTI People

Going Upstream: A Framework for Promoting the Mental Health of LGBTI People provides a framework that aims to specifically guide the development and implementation of strategies for the promotion of mental health and wellbeing and prevention of mental health problems in LGBTI Australians.

The Statistics at a Glance: The Mental Health of LGBTI People in Australia

Although most Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex (LGBTI) Australians live healthy and happy lives, research has demonstrated that a disproportionate number experience poorer mental health outcomes and have higher risk of suicidal behaviours than their peers.

This document aims to provide a snapshot of what is known of the current mental health and wellbeing outcomes of LGBTI people in Australia.

Working Theraputically with LGBTI Clients: A Practice Wisdom Resource

Working Therapeutically with LGBTI Clients: A Practice Wisdom Resource draws from the consulting room experience of a number of psychologists, psychotherapists and counsellors who have worked with a broad range of LGBTI clients.

It is designed to assist a broad group of helping professionals who may want to work with LGBTI clients. It may be useful to psychologists, counsellors, psychotherapists, social workers, community workers or youth workers.

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Newtown, NSW 2042
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