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Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the ACMHN. In this space, you will find our latest press releases and stories. If you are a member, you can also find the latest updates from the CEO and the Board here.

Inside ACMHN 2022: Our willingness to talk about mental health

Inside ACMHN 2022: Our willingness to talk about mental healthTuesday 21 June 2022 The College’s International Mental Health Nursing Conference is rapidly approaching – and what better way to get ourselves excited than to hear from our fantastic orator and keynote speakers? In our Inside ACMHN2022 series, we let them take the reins to tell

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Fund qualified mental health nurses now to address Australia’s mental health system

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Victorian budget: The College welcomes investment for more mental health nurses Wednesday

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Parties must seize opportunity for serious mental healthcare reform that includes mental

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Bilateral agreement between Federal and Victorian governments unclear on how to tackle

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Australian College of Mental Health Nurses calls for changes to improve nurse

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Federal budget does not give mental health nurses the recognition they deserveWednesday

CEO Update

A new Board for the CollegeWednesday 15 June 2022 As we enter the next three years of a new federal government and

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115 sessions planned for ConferenceWednesday 1 June 2022 Another election, another government. Whilst it has not yet been announced who the new

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A better year for the CollegeWednesday 18 May 2022 Today, I’d like to thank everyone for the fantastic abstracts they’ve submitted to

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Help the College push for better recognition of mental health nursesWednesday 4 May 2022 The election campaign is in full swing, and

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New ACMHN Board members Wednesday 20 April 2022 The Coalition has called the election for 21 May ushering in a very busy

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Board update & minutes

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College Connections

Our College Connections e-newsletter is a fortnightly publication by the College to update its members on the newest developments in regards to mental health nursing, share events, surveys,  and more. To access the newsletter, please log into the members portal.

World Mental Health Day

The global COVID-19 pandemic has tested Australians' mental health like never before. Caring for our mental health is now more important than ever, but never before has it been so difficult. 


For World Mental Health Day,  ACMHN CEO Stephen Jackson tells us how keeping moving keeps him going.  This video was generously prepared and edited by Mental Health Australia, for this year's 'Look after your mental health, Australia' campaign.