About rural psychiatry
Practising psychiatry in rural areas
The rural environment is an important and distinctive context for psychiatric practice, offering unique opportunities and challenges.
Delivering mental health care in rural areas
How mental health services are structured, and the roles of health-care workers.
Communities in rural Australia
Rural areas contain a diverse range of communities with differing mental health needs and health determinants. However, there are key ways in which the mental health picture in rural areas differs from that in urban settings.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health
Dedicated information and resources for improving understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health issues.
The RANZCP Board approved the definition of 'rural origin and background' in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand.