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WHV calls for gender sensitive approach to mental health

Victorian women’s health policy experts and advocates have today encouraged a gender sensitive approach to policy and practice around mental health, as part of Mental Health Week, 10-16 October 2010. The use of a gender sensitive understanding in treatment methods has proven far more effective than the blanket approach that is usually deployed in the treatment of mental health.

Media Release (13/10/10) from Women’s Health Victoria