Translated mental health information published by Multicultural Mental Health Australia (MMHA)

The following resources, developed by or in collaboration with Multicultural Mental Health Australia (MMHA) prior to 2011, are for use by health practitioners working with individuals and families from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


While MHiMA continues to make these resources available, they have not been checked for accuracy and appropriateness and MHiMA disclaims responsibility for any inaccuracies and/or other possible deficiencies in the translations.

MHiMA is unable to mail out hard-copies of resources at this time.

Multicultural Mental Health Australia (MMHA)

English language versions of the following seven fact sheets are not available.

Carers of people with mental illness
Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese

Consumer rights and responsibilities in the mental health system

Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese

Cultural identity and mental health

Getting help for mental health through a doctor

Post traumatic stress disorder

Psychosis and drug and alcohol issues

Recovering from a mental illness

Living is For Everyone (LIFE) & MMHA

Helping someone at risk of suicide

Mental Health Council of Australia, Act Belong Commit & MMHA

Mental Health in a Changing World/ The Impact of Culture and Diversity

Mental health and coronary heart disease

Understanding mental illness

National Mental Health Strategy & MMHA

What is an anxiety disorder?
Challenging behaviours

What is a depressive disorder?

What is  mental illness?

What is a personality disorder?
What is schizophrenia?
Supporting parents and families: the mental health and well-being of children and young people