Everyone feels worried or stressed from time to time. Usually, those feelings fade when a stressful situation has passed. However, some people experience overwhelming feelings of worry, for no particular reason, that can make it difficult to cope with daily life. This is called anxiety.
Anxiety is the most common mental health condition in Australia, affecting around one in every four people.
Most suited to patients who have a diagnosis of a depression or anxiety disorder and who will benefit from strategies to manage symptoms, problem solve and improve impersonal skills.
Admission to our specialist unit is always on a voluntary basis, with patients understanding and accepting the need to actively participate.
To find out more about our mental health services you can call 03 9210 3155 or complete the form below. Our fax number is (03) 9210 3225.
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