MIEACT program director Megan Mills (left) and executive officer Heidi Prowse (right) show Mental Health Minister Shane Rattenbury one of the interactive tools of the new bullying prevention program, No Labels. ACT Mental Health Minister Shane Rattenbury has reflected on his own experiences with bullying during the launch of a new program designed to [...]
Listen to MIEACT executive officer Heidi Prowse and volunteer educator Marija Lemic discuss mental health on Radio Canberra 2CC's Disability Talks program, 21 April 2018.
For immediate release 7 February 2018 MIEACT applauds cyber safety training initiative Mental Illness Education ACT (MIEACT) has commended the Australian Government’s announcement yesterday that cyber safety training will be extended down to kindergarten level. Children as young as four will be taught how to stay safe online, in a move designed to fight child exploitation, bullying and grooming through online games and subscriptions. MIEACT executive officer and 2017 ACT [...]
Heidi Prowse talks with Radio 1206 2CC's Breakfast Show host Tim Shaw about reducing mental health stigma in the ACT (podcast, 15 January 2018). http://owl.li/rgt230hLU3E