Questions and answers

What is the purpose of headspace?

What is the purpose of headspace?

headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds. headspace can help young people with mental health, physical health (including sexual health) alcohol and other drug services, and work and study support.

What is the effectiveness of headspace?

The data show that 36% of clients had significant improvement in their symptoms, 51% had no significant change and 13% had significant worsening. The fact that more people improved than worsened may have nothing to do with headspace services.

Do headspace have psychiatrists?

headspace is a health service that specialises in Youth Mental Health. We have a GP, psychologists, a telepsychiatry service (where you can see a psychiatrist via video link), and a mental health nurse. We also run groups and clinics around particular issues.

How many people does headspace help a year?

In 2019-20, headspace supported over 128,549 young people, via our headspace centres, phone, online and more recently, through telehealth due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Where is headspace based?

Headspace (company)

Type Private
Genre Meditation and mindfulness
Founded May 2010 in London, England
Founders Andy Puddicombe Richard Pierson
Headquarters 2415 Michigan Avenue, Santa Monica, California , United States

When can you call headspace?

eheadspace is a confidential, free and secure space where young people 12 – 25 or their family can chat, email or speak on the phone with a qualified youth mental health professional.

How can headspace be improved?

Learn new ways to handle tough times

  1. use art, music or journaling to express yourself.
  2. spend time in nature.
  3. set some small goals, and get help seeing them through.
  4. talk kindly to yourself.
  5. websites and free apps that can help.

Who is headspace aimed at?

What can headspace help with? If you’re a young person aged between 12-25 years, headspace provides a range of services to improve your health and wellbeing. Our services cover four core areas: mental health and wellbeing, physical and sexual health, work and study support, and alcohol and other drug services.

What age is headspace for?

between 12-25 years
What can headspace help with? If you’re a young person aged between 12-25 years, headspace provides a range of services to improve your health and wellbeing. Our services cover four core areas: mental health and wellbeing, physical and sexual health, work and study support, and alcohol and other drug services.

How do you call headspace?

Contact us

  1. Technical questions — [email protected]
  2. Press & media — [email protected]
  3. Headspace For Work — Contact form.
  4. Health partnerships — [email protected]
  5. Anything else — [email protected]

What services do headspace provide?

If you’re a young person aged between 12-25 years, headspace provides a range of services to improve your health and wellbeing. Our services cover four core areas: mental health and wellbeing, physical and sexual health, work and study support, and alcohol and other drug services.

Why was headspace founded?

headspace, Australia’s national youth mental health initiative, was created in 2006 in response to the recognition that the existing health system needed to be much more accessible and effective for young people with mental and substance use disorders.

What to do if you need help with eheadspace?

If it’s an emergency. eheadspace is not an emergency service so if you’re in an emergency situation or need immediate assistance, contact mental health services, go to your local emergency department or call emergency services on 000. If you need to speak to someone urgently, call Lifeline 13 11 14 or Kids Helpline 1800 551 800.

What does headspace analysis in packaging science do?

LIGHTHOUSE headspace equipment helps identify if there are package integrity issues at these low storage temperatures.

Are there mental health problems with headspace services?

It’s clear many headspace clients have major mental health problems and that these can have a negative impact on their functioning. What’s less clear is whether headspace services produce any improvements in these mental health problems.

How does the value of β affect the headspace phase?

If K is low (the compound prefers the headspace phase), then the value of β (hence sample volume), significantly affects the concentration in the headspace phase. Conversely if K is high (the compound favors the sample phase) then adjusting β will have a minor effect on the concentration in the headspace phase.