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about mental illness
Good mental health is a matter we're all concerned with. View the menu on the left for information on common mental health problems and disorders that may help you to understand the facts about various mental health conditions.

The information in this section provides a brief description of the general symptoms and causes of mental health problems and disorders.

Fact sheets on mental health are also available in other languages.

Remember, you must seek help from a mental health professional, mental health service, your GP or health provider when problems arise.

Where to go for help

Crisis telephone counselling

Lifeline - 13 11 14

Kids Help Line - 1800 551 800

Last Updated: 08 October 2013
Last Reviewed: 08 October 2013