Demystifying Medicine Video



Has your mental health been significantly interfering with your day-to-day life? Is anxiety taking over your life? Do you feel withdrawn from friends, family, and people around you? This video helps you understand when it is time to seek professional help, the differences among various mental-health professionals (psychiatrists, psychologists, and therapists) and the types of services that they provide.

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References
  • CAMH: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Deane, F.P., Wilson, C.J. & Biro, V. (2003). General Practitioners’ mental health referral practices when working with young people. Paper presented at the General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference, June 2003, Canberra, Australia.
  • Wilson, C.J., Deane, F.P., Biro, V. & Ciarrochi, J. (2003). Youth barriers to help-seeking and referral from General Practitioners. A report of research supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, Grant YS060. Wollongong, NSW: Illawarra Division of General Practice & University of Wollongong, Illawarra Institute for Mental Health.