News & stories

As the peak professional mental health nursing body, the ACMHN wants to highlight the value of mental health nurses, the challenges they’re facing, and discuss what role they play in building better mental health care systems for all Australians. In this section, we share interesting stories by mental health nurses, and updates on what is happening at the College.


If you’re logged in through the members portal, you will also be able to read regular updates here from the CEO and the Board.

Mental health nurses a strong focus in Victoria’s new mental health and wellbeing workforce strategyThursday 23 December 2021 The Victorian Government’s recent

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Government should consider placing mental health nurses in schools to support students’ mental healthTuesday 14 December 2021 Following the recommendation by the

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Mental health nurses stand ready to support Australia's youth - if only government let themThursday 18 November 2021 Australia’s mental health care

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Supporting mental health nursesBy Kate Currey In this series, ACMHN members talk about their passion for mental health nursing and how they

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An unexpected mental health nursing journeyBy Brent Hayward In this series, ACMHN members talk about their passion for mental health nursing and

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The challenges of mental health nursing in rural AustraliaBy Beverly Duncan In this series, ACMHN members talk about their passion for mental

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News & stories As the peak professional mental health nursing body, the ACMHN wants to highlight the value of mental health nurses,

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