DO YOU NEED HELP?
If you struggle with any of these common conditions, a mental health professional can help
Anxiety disorders affect 14 per cent of Australians each year. People with generalised anxiety disorder might worry excessively about daily problems – money, health, work – for months.
Each year, about 4 per cent of us experience a major depressive episode that lasts two weeks or longer. In men, depression often goes undetected because it manifests as anger, not sadness.
SUBSTANCE ABUSE OR DEPENDENCE
Substance-use disorders are quite common and often occur alongside depression or anxiety.