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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Feeling winyarn? (2013)

Author

Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention

Publisher

Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention

City

Perth, WA

Type

Brochure

 

Description

This information brochure was produced for Aboriginal young people, by Aboriginal young people, with the help of mental health experts. The brochure has been produced in an Aboriginal youth-friendly format and offers advice and information on drug and alcohol issues as well as mental health problems.

'Winyarn' is a Nyoongar word that describes the feelings associated with being unwell, bad, or feeling down.

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When to use this resource

This brochure could be passed on to young people by a teacher, health practitioner, or could be on display in places where young people like to visit.

Contact details

Office for Children and Youth
Ph: (08) 6217 8400
Freecall 1800 281 116
Email: mcsp@ichr.uwa.edu.au

Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention
c/o Telethon Institute for Child Health Research
PO Box 855
West Perth WA 6872
Ph: (08) 9489 7717

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Last updated: 14 April 2014
 
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