With the release of a major survey looking at mental health issues amongst current and former defence force personnel, there seems to be a real shift in the way these health problems are being addressed by the Australian Defence Force. (Picture from wallyg on Flickr)

Veterans Health Week takes place from the 24th – 30th October and its theme this year is “Building on the strengths of the veteran community – mental wellness.”

Dept of Veterans’ Affairs

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Friday, October 21 2011
Produced By Michele Harris
Featured in storyMajor General Paul Alexander, Joint Health CommandDennis O'Brien, Acting National Manager, Veterans and Veterans' Families Counselling ServiceGraham Perrett, Federal Member for MoretonTerry Sheehan, State President, Qld RSL

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