Psychology already makes use of many automated tools, and even without significant advances in AI we foresee significant impacts in the very near future.
If the TGA reclassifies MDMA and psilocybin, Australia would be the first country in the world to recognise these drugs as legitimate medicines.
The year 2020 has challenged us all.
The fires destroyed almost everything on the western half of Kangaroo Island.
There is hope that the collective experience of social distancing during COVID-19 may have helped reduce some of the stigma associated with seeking help.
Gone are the days of pampering in the name of mental health. Taking care of ourselves now requires real and uncomfortable work.
The commission’s officials have warned the status quo is “no longer enough to defend us from the impact of global warming”.
People in lower socioeconomic groups are likely to be in particular need of mental health support in the face of the pandemic.
Experts share what you can do if your mental health is affected by Donald Trump’s constant downplaying of COVID-19.
In 2020, the addition of COVID-19 means anxiety and hopelessness now take a starring role.