Veterans

Summer reading

As well as providing access to useful resources, the team at Anzac Centre will often suggest a book or webinar for additional information. We’ve put…

Veterans have poorer mental health than Australians overall. We could be serving them better

A career in the Australian Defence Force (ADF), or the armed forces in any country, can be rewarding, but also demanding. Challenges include the rigorous…

Collaborating with veterans to better meet their needs

The Centenary of Anzac Centre aims to improve the mental health of veterans and their families. At its heart is a collaborative approach which capitalises…

On transition, a conversation with Danielle Murphy

Danielle Murphy is a Senior Workplace Rehabilitation Counsellor, member of the Australian Society of Rehabilitation Counsellors (ASORC) and Director of Incite Solutions Group in Western Australia.…

Occupational rehabilitation helping to achieve employment goals

Alison McIlveen is the National Military Account Manager at IPAR. The occupational rehabilitation service works with Australians to improve their health and employment opportunities, and…

Evidence-based treatment and coordination of healthcare are key for veterans

The Transition and Wellbeing Research Programme examined the impact of military service on the mental, physical and social health of serving and ex-serving military members…

What are the mental health risks affecting Australian veterans, and how can they be helped?

Advances in medicine have ensured Australians in general are living for longer than in previous generations. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare statistics from 2018…

Supporting the mental health of Vietnam veterans

Vietnam Veterans Day on 18th August is an opportunity to focus on how we can support the mental health of the 60,000 Australians who were…

Research improves treatment outcomes for veterans

Research and trials are an important part of Phoenix Australia and the Anzac Centre. Worldwide, researchers are looking for new ways to help veterans who…

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