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Man on construction site: reducing workplace stress
Reducing workplace stress : making work a better place to be

While we can’t always control things that create workplace stress, we can learn to manage it more effectively or better yet, find the good things in the workplace!

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Cycling is a great addition to your 'first aid kit' for positive mental health
Cycling – the exercise for positive mental health

While virtually all exercise is beneficial for general, ‘whole body’ health, cycling is especially great for positive mental health.

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Friends on a beach. 10 songs celebrating mateship
Great songs about friendship and mates

Having good people around you is one of the best ways to protect your mental health. Here’s 10 of our fave songs celebrating friendship and mates.

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Our counsellors provide ongoing support to help stop family violence
What happens in the Changing for Good program?

Behavioural change takes time, commitment and effort. Changing for Good continues to support men and their partners for a year after successful completion of a Men’s Behaviour Change Program (MBCP) for domestic / family violence.

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Feeling stressed out?
Stressed out? Everyday stress symptoms and signs

When we think about the causes, signs and symptoms of stress, we often think about workplace stress, but we can get just as stressed out by ‘everyday life’ events and these can have an equally dramatic impact on our health.

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The effects of alcohol can be damaging to our physical and emotional health, especially if we experience depression or anxiety.
Alcohol, depression and anxiety

Many of us enjoy a drink or two, but like many things in life it’s important to practice moderation.  The effects of alcohol can be damaging to our physical and emotional health, especially if we experience depression or anxiety.

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Sometimes it can be hard to tell if you're dealing with a men's mental health issue.
Men’s mental health – common challenges

Due to a number of factors , some men’s mental health issues have gone unrecognised for a long time. Many men are still not aware of some of the most common indicators that there’s a problem.  So how can you tell if you have an issue that you should consider seeking help with?

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Man and woman facing different directions - relationship separation
Coping with relationship separation and divorce

Relationship separation and divorce are among the toughest life experiences people can face, but there are ways to manage the loss and get life back on track.

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Man looking happy at table - Emotional well being
Emotional wellbeing – how to stay on top!

Despite terms like ‘wellbeing’ and ‘wellness’ getting a lot of attention nowadays, its not a fad – looking out for your emotional wellbeing is vital.  Luckily there’s lots of ways to pursue it and they’re easy to do!

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group of friends - social connections are key to good mental health
Social connections – past, present & future

We often talk about the power of connections and support networks, as having a strong circle of people around you is one of the single most beneficial ways to maintain your mental health.  Here’s how you can grow social connections from the past, present and future!

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