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Mental health blog

Our mental health blogs cover a wide range of topics, from wellbeing, emotional health and loneliness to rural health, positive mental health and more.

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Homeschooling (and keeping kids busy) during COVID-19

The COVID- 19 pandemic is having a significant impact on people’s lives. One of the biggest challenges, has been for parents and carers to guide their children through ‘at home’ learning. Here we look at some tips and resources to help you keep the kids happy and learning.

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Looking after your mental health during COVID-19

Stress and anxiety can have a negative impact on your health – both in the short and long term. Learn how to look after your mental health during COVID-19.

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How to survive a workplace bully

How to emotionally and professional survive a bully at work. Understand if you are being bullied at work, and what to do about it.

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Laughing for mental health – how cracking up can help

Laughter may not be a cure, but it can help.

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Common mental health concerns

Let’s take a look at some of the symptoms and available treatments of common mental health concerns.

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Most popular Kim O’Neill blogs of 2019

As the year draws to a close, it’s time to look back at some of the most popular Kim O’Neill blog topics and discussions we’ve had around social and mental health.

By Kim O’Neill, CEO, On the Line.

Most popular On the Line blogs 2019

As the year draws to a close it’s time to look back at some of the most engaging topics and information that have resonated within our community.

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Practising the ultimate kindness

Taking the time to practise kindness to ourselves is a key component of helping others.

By Kim O’Neill, CEO, On the Line.

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Perinatal anxiety and depression

Pregnancy and childbirth are times of intense emotions. How can you tell if you’re experiencing the “baby blues”, or something more serious?

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Women as community builders for rural mental health

Could the techniques of the International aid sector help us address rural mental health?

By Kim O’Neill, CEO, On the Line