How green is your grass? Get ready for the release
of the all-new 2014 ‘Keeping Your Grass Greener’
wellbeing guide for medical students. Click below for more info, and to download your copy today! More Info
Hit a rough patch?
Getting through it can be tough, but our guides can help! Find out more
Humans of Medicine
Humans of Medicine is a project dedicated to destigmatising
mental health issues in health professionals. Sharing incredible stories about real people, we are building the conversation to
change how we view mental health. Find out more
Promote the Campaign
Want to get involved? You can help promote our
campaign by signing up to our ‘Blue Army’,
spreading our message and running events at
your own university. Click here for more! Find out more
How to help a friend
Helping a friend in need can be daunting if you’re not
sure exactly what to say. Click here for the low-down on
things you can say and do, as well as how to start the
conversation if someone you know is struggling. Find out more
Where to find help
Click here to see what services are available if you
or someone you know is experiencing difficulty. Find out more
Want to learn more about mental health?
We’ve compiled an easy-to-use list of the
online resources, all in the one place! Find out more
Academy of the Mind
The AMSA Academy of the Mind is a short course in
mental health written to empower and up-skill medical
students in their abilities to recognize, understand and
assist with mental health problems in peers and friends,
and self. Find out More
WHERE TO FIND HELP
HOW TO HELP A FRIEND
KEEPING YOUR GRASS GREENER
PROMOTE THE CAMPAIGN
Welcome to the AMSA Mental Health Campaign!
AMSA Mental Health is a campaign run by a team of medical students that aims to:
Decrease stigma and increase awareness and mental health literacy regarding mental health issues amongst medical students
Promote preventative measures to improve coping strategies and resilience
Enable and empower students to look out for their peers and colleagues and take action
Facilitate improved access to and uptake of mental health services
On this website you will find information about each project within the campaign, as well as a comprehensive and streamlined list of mental health services and resources that are relevant to YOU. So get clicking, share with your friends, and remember – your health IS important!
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