About Mental Health Week October 8-15 2017

The Aim of Mental Health Week is to promote social and emotional wellbeing to the community, encouraging people to maximise their health potential, enhancing the coping capacity of communities, families, individuals and increasing mental health recovery.

Objectives of Mental Health Week:

  • Increase mental health literacy in the general population
  • Decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness
  • Increase help-seeking or preventative behaviours
  • Celebrate the achievements of mental health consumers
  • Develop public and stakeholder awareness of the range of services available

Mental Health Week Events


Darwin Stay Strong eMental Health Training

October 9, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Menzies School of Health Research
Building Red 9, Charles Darwin University
Casuarina campus, Australia
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Darwin Mental Health Week Launch 2017

October 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Raintree Park
Darwin City, Northern Territory 0800 Australia + Google Map

Darwin – Relaxation Yoga for all levels (Hatha Yoga)

October 9, 2017 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Law Society NT
Level 3, 9 Cavenagh Street
Darwin, Australia
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Darwin Mental Health Week Corporate Dinner

October 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Oaks Elan
31 Woods Street
Darwin, Northern Territory 0810 Australia
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Tennant Creek

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Alice Springs

Alice Springs ‘Stress Less in the Park’

October 13, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm