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Mental Health Directorate - MIND Essentials


               Mind Essentials               

Nurses and midwives sometimes treat people who may have issues related to mental health and wellbeing. Queensland MIND Essentials gives reliable and up-to-date information about mental health.

Queensland MIND Essentials supports the nursing workforce with practical strategies, information and tools.

  • Common mental illnesses
  • How to respond to a person experiencing a mental illness
  • Treatment options
  • Referral pathways
  • Personal stories from consumers


For further information or advice on mental health care services please contact

13 HEALTH (13 43 84) for the cost of a local call.



Click here to download a full PDF version of the Queensland MIND Essentials resource guide.



Please note: this website does not provide crisis services or medical advice


Last updated: 29 July 2010