Year: 1999 Source: National Conference of Suicide Prevention Australia, (6th: 1999: Melbourne), p.7 SIEC No: 20010147

The framework of strategies of MindMatters – the National Mental Health in Schools Project was presented in this workshop. The project aims to develop the psychosocial health of secondary students via a comprehensive school-based mental health promotion program. Workshop participants sampled activities from the project & addressed issues pertinent to generating commitment to a whole school approach. Issues for schools that arose in addressing the draft suicide guidelines were explored.