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Transcript from Understanding Mental Illness DVD, Compeer Program, Introduction, Video 18 of 18

Compeer is a friendship program offered by St Vincent de Paul Society. It is an internationally accredited, award winning, volunteer program that helps break down the stigma associated with mental illness, through friendship and support. httpv://youtu.be/NJr6qdYaYfM JULIE HILL (Compeer Program Co-ordinator): Compeer’s a friendship program for people who have a …

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Transcript from Understanding Mental Illness DVD, Anxiety Disorders, Introduction, Video 8 of 18

Common manifestations of anxiety disorders include generalised anxiety, panic attacks and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). These can be debilitating disorders but there are also many anxiety alleviating strategies that significantly improve people’s quality of life. httpv://youtu.be/pSODBlU_E50 PROFESSOR GORDON PARKER (Executive Director at The Black Dog Institute): There are a number …

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