An important event focusing on men's mental health, in Sydney 19-20 February. Click on the banner above to go to the conference website to find out more.
Mindfullness is getting a lot of attention these days. All sorts of organisations and businesses are building it into some aspect of their business or practice. It has been shown to have positive benefits for our wellbeing, so where to start? Here's a couple of Apps that can help you get started.
Mindfulness Daily for Mac
The Conversation - interesting article from just before Christmas...
Another challenge to us to think differently about how we engage with young people. Incarcerated young men outnumber incarcerated young women - so why is this not highlighted? There is a very important gendered aspect to this article- UK figures show young men outnumber young women in justice systems by over ten times in the UK, where the article writes about - see the data here https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/youth-custody-data, and in Australia the stats are similar. see: http://www.aic.gov.au/…/current…/tandi/401-420/tandi416.html - Neglecting neuroscience has consequences for youth - especially young men...
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