There are a number of events in October, being Mental Health Awareness Month; October 4, 2015 to October 11, 2015 is Mental Health Week and October 10th is World Mental Health Day.

Mental Health Week aims to highlight involve the community in issues surrounding mental health care, educate in order to help improve mental health care, and minimise stigma and discrimination.

This years theme is “value mental health”. How do you value mental health?

More information can be obtained directly from the below websites.

Queensland Mental Health Week

Mental Health Australia

Western Australian Association for Mental Health