Publications and Reports

The Equally Well Consensus Statement

Promote Equally Well in your workplace

The Fifth National Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan

2019 Symposium Book of Proceedings

Productivity Commission Mental Health Inquiry Report Volume I

Equally Well Newsletters

Bulletin #1

Introducing Equally Well

Bulletin #2

Tobacco and mental illness

Bulletin #3

Equally Well Symposium

Bulletin #4

Introducing Equally Well Ambassadors

Bulletin #5

2019 wrap-up

Bulletin #6

Equally Well collaborating

Bulletin #7

Collaboration and Productivity Commission report

 

 

Research Papers

MENTAL HEALTH FACTSHEET: Consumers and carers. – The Productivity Commission’s Mental Health Inquiry (2020).

Improving the Physical Health of Rural People Living with Mental Illness. – Russell Roberts. Handbook of Rural, Remote, and very Remote Mental Health. (Dec, 2020).

The Mind-Body Well-being Initiative: a better lifestyle for people with severe mental illness – Australasian Psychiatry (2021), 1 – 5.

The physical health of people living with a mental illness: A narrative literature review – Russell Roberts, Equally Well & CSU (Sept 2019) (pdf)

newparadigm – Focusing on the relationship between physical and mental health – The Australian Journal on Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Winter 2018

Mortality of People Using Mental Health Services and Prescription Medications – Australian Bureau of Statistics (2017)

National Health Survey: Mental Health and co-existing physical health conditions Australia, 2014-15 – Australian Bureau of Statistics (2015)

Excess mortality in persons with severe mental disorders: a multilevel intervention framework and priorities for clinical practice, policy and research agendas – World Psychiatry (official Journal of the world Psychiatric Association) (2017) 16(1): 30-40

What Physical Health Means to Me: Perspectives of People with Mental Illness – Issues in Mental Health Nursing (2016) 37(12): 934-941

The Effectiveness of Pharmacological and Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Improving Glycaemic Control in Adults with Severe Mental Illness: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – PLOS ONE (2017) 12(1): 0168549

Physical activity interventions for people with mental illness: A systematic review and meta-analysis – Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport (2014) 18(1): e150

Ageing and mental health: changes in self-reported health due to physical illness and mental health status with consecutive cross-sectional analyses – National Centre for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) (2017) 18:7(1): e013629

Change in mental health after smoking cessation: systematic review and meta-analysis – British Medical Journal (2014);348: g1151

Cause specific life-years lost in people with mental disorders: a nationwide, register-based cohort study – The Lancet Psychiatry (2017);4(12) P937-945

The physical health of people with mental health conditions and/or addiction – Te Pou o te Whakaaro Nui (2017)

Coordinating Mental and Physical Health Care in Rural Australia: An Integrated Model for Primary Care Settings – International Journal of Integrated Care (2018);18(2):19

The Role of Social Workers in Improving the Physical Health of People Who Use Mental Health Services – Australian Social Work (2019), pp 1-9

Effects of yoga on depressive symptoms in people with mental disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis – British Journal of Sports Medicine (2019)

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