Useful Links

We hope you find the following web links useful and of interest.

Thinkwell uses the latest psychological and educational research to assist high achievers to obtain maximum productivity. In particular, the “Ultimate Time Management Guide for GPs” is excellent.
http://www.ithinkwell.com.au

The Black Dog Institute website offers a wide range of resources, self-help tools and videos to assist with mood disorders.
http://www.blackdoginstitute.org.au

Beyond Blue offers a rich suite of resources for the wide range of mental health problems affecting all of us.
http://www.beyondblue.org.au

A Royal Australian College of Physicians 17 minute podcast “Physician , Heal Thyself”, which features, DHSA’s Dr Roger Sexton and doctors from other doctors’ health services.
https://www.racp.edu.au/pomegranate/View/episode-5-physician-heal-thyself

An excellent self-care website from New Zealand.
http://www.calm.auckland.ac.nz

A website promoting a world wide movement to increase compassion in health care.
www.heartsinhealthcare.com

An excellent UK travel medicine website for both the advising doctor and the doctor/ student traveller.
www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk

A new website full of resources to help the busy junior doctor stay well.
www.jmohealth.org.au

An excellent Canadian doctors’ health website.
www.ephysicianhealth.com

A comprehensive website by Dr Martin Seligman, the “father of positive psychology,” focussing on positive psychology and offering a suite of self-assessment questionnaires.
www.authentichappiness.org

The South Australian Postgraduate Medical Education Association.
www.sapmea.asn.au

The Rural Doctors Association of South Australia was established to provide medico-political and industrial assistance for South Australian rural doctors.
www.rdasa.com.au

A very relevant and personal website offering GP registrars, medical students and pre-vocational doctors real strategies to build resilience.
www.rcubed.org.au

The Australian medical students useful website information on student wellbeing.
www.amsa.org.au

The informative Rural Doctors’ Workforce agency website for rural doctors with details of their unique Dr DOC health program.
www.ruraldoc.org.au

The AMA website offers useful information re doctors’ health, especially junior doctors.
www.ama.com.au

The Royal Australasian College of General Practitioners website has a very useful range of resources.
www.racgp.org.au

MIGA is a leading national Medical Defence Organisation with an innovative IRM program to help doctors manage risk and a support program for doctors experiencing medicolegal matters.
www.miga.com.au

The Doctors Health Advisory Service website has some useful health information, with a link to local support services.
www.dhas.org.au

The American Medical Association website is extensive and contains their excellent AMA Healthier Life Steps program for doctors.
www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/physician-health.page