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Professor David Perkins

Director

Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health

News

Mental illness going unrecognised in country communities

June 20, 2018

Researchers have found that one third of country people experiencing psychological distress don’t identify as having a mental health problem.

Rural suicide prevention on the agenda at Easter Show

April 11, 2017

In every state in Australia, the rate of suicide among those who live outside the capital cities is higher than that for residents that live within them

Professor David Perkins

Position

Director
Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Email david.perkins@newcastle.edu.au
Phone 026363 8441
Mobile 0412 461 716

Office

Room R.47
Building CRRMH
Location Orange

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