Mental Health

Reminder: Student Mental Health Survey | Encourage students to participate

October 14, 2021

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students) team launched the inaugural  UOW Student Mental Health Survey on 27 September 2021.

October: Mental Health & National Safe Work Month

October 5, 2021

October is Mental Health Month and National Safe Work Month.

UOW Student Mental Health Survey

September 23, 2021

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students) team will be running the inaugural UOW Student Mental Health Survey from 27 September 2021 – 29 October 2021.

Tune in to your mental health: Building resilience webinar | 13 October

September 23, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on our health, our social connectedness, economic and employment situations not to mention the challenges of working from home combined with home schooling.

R U OK? Day: “Are they really Ok? Ask them today”

September 9, 2021

We’ve all been living our lives differently, and it hasn’t always been easy.  Today is national R U OK?

Mental health support for staff during COVID-19

July 20, 2021

Staff health and wellbeing remains a priority as the pandemic continues.

UOW-led research shows sports-based resilience training improves mental health in teen boys

May 25, 2021

A new study has found teenage athletes who participate in two hours of sports-based mental health literacy and training are better equipped to deal with their own and others’ mental health problems.

Mental health training in May

April 15, 2021

In the month of May, psychologist Nicole Sullivan from Business Grit will be facilitating a number of face to face mental health training sessions.

Mental health contact network training

December 1, 2020

The WHS Unit in conjunction with local psychologist Nichole Sullivan is offering two special mental health training sessions before the end of the year.

Online seminar: Climate change, disaster and mental health

November 12, 2020

In late October, UOW Global Challenges road tripped to UOW’s regional campuses and ran a seminar from Bega campus on ‘Climate, disaster and mental health’.

October: Mental Health Month and National Safe Work Month

October 1, 2020

October is Mental Health Month and National Safe Work Month.

Mental Health Month with Pulse: Support for students

October 1, 2020

Today marks the start of Mental Health Month, with the purpose to encourage all of us to think about our mental health and wellbeing, regardless of whether we may have a lived experience of mental illness or not.

Staff resources for National R U OK? Day

September 10, 2020

We’ve all been living our lives differently most of this year, and it hasn’t always been easy.

Mental health online training

May 28, 2020

The WHS Unit has recently been working with Australian company ‘The Mental Health Project’ to develop two new online mental health training resources.

Black Dog Institute COVID-19 mental health resources

May 21, 2020

Australian organisation Black Dog Institute has released some great COVID-19 specific mental health resources.