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National Depression Initiative Seeks Rural Men to Share Stories of Recovery from Depression

The National Depression Initiative (NDI) is undertaking a new project around rural mental health. They want to make a new series of videos for depression.org.nz, and are looking for farmers who have come through a depression journey and are prepared to tell their story. If you (or someone you know) Read more →

Updated Online Resources Pack Now Available

The Online Resources Pack was given an overhaul last week and the latest update is now available on the Information Resources page of the Engage Aotearoa website. Direct link: www.engagenz.co.nz/downloads/OnlineResourcesPackEngageAotearoa.pdf What is the Online Resources Pack?  The Online Resources Pack is an information pack, full of links to web-based resources for Read more →

Surviving Suicidal Urges: e-Resource Now Available

Surviving Suicidal Urges is an e-Resource sharing tips for recovery from the storytellers in The Butterfly Diaries, Vol 1. View, save and share Surviving Suicidal Urges.   The Butterfly Diaries is a creative book project sharing true stories of hope and transformation from people who have made it through the experience Read more →

Chatters Newsletter from Crossroads Clubhouse: Sep-Oct 2013

The September-October issue of Crossroad Clubhouse’s newsletter, Chatters was released on the 7th of October. Click here to open Chatters September-October Issue

The C Word: C is For Consumer | New Blog Promotes Discussion

An important new forum for strengthening self-determination in mental-health recovery has been launched on the Changing Minds website – a brand new blog called The C Word. The latest blog post on ‘The C Word’ was released on Friday the 15th of March, and this time the blogger tackles the Read more →

Excerpts from Stories of Recovery from Being Suicidal are Now Live Online

The Butterfly Diaries creative book project is drawing close to completion. For nearly a year, six writers have been working to tell the stories of six Kiwis who survived the experience of being suicidal and found their way to a better place. The first three stories are now complete and Read more →

Study Looks at Experiences with Antidepressants in NZ

Have your say on your experience of taking antidepressants Have you been prescribed an antidepressant in the past five years? A team of university researchers is keen to see what you have to say about a number of things related to your experiences with these types of medications. The researchers, Read more →

New Online Feedback Service: Reo Ora Health Voice

This online community allows people from Auckland and across New Zealand to tell the Auckland District Health Board about your experiences of their services and let them know what you think about other health topics. They also agree to receive invitations from us to do short online surveys or join Read more →