What is mental illness?

This brochure talks about mental illness, outlining the main types, myths and misunderstandings, what can be done about stigma, and where to go for help.

Page last updated: May 2007

Page last reviewed: 20 August 2014

What is mental illness? (online)
PDF version: What is mental illness? (PDF 200 KB)

Please note: This resource is no longer available in hardcopy.

This brochure is available in 21 languages from Mental Health in Multicultural Australia.

For further information, resources and access to online mental health services, we encourage you to visit the mindhealthconnect website. The site includes information on mental illness.

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