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Read our blog posts written by our Communications and Policy team.

Topics covered include mental health, advocacy and policy and aim to educate, create awareness, and chip away at the stigma associated with mental illness.  

Dr Richard Schweizer is a consumer advocate and Policy Officer at One Door Mental Health. Diagnosed with schizophrenia at age 23, Richard is a keen public speaker about mental illness. Richard is also a serial student, having completed degrees in Arts and Law, a Masters in Journalism and a PhD about the sociology of schizophrenia.

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Dr. Richard Schweizer on Anosognosia
Dr Richard Schweizer of One Door Mental Health - Blog - On Anosognosia
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A brief proposal for psychiatric diagnosis
Dr Richard Schweizer of One Door Mental Health - Blog - A brief proposal for psychiatric diagnosis
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Your rights in the workplace as a carer
Carers eNews - Your rights in the workplace as a carer
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How To Support Someone Who Doesn’t Want It
Carers eNews - How To Support Someone Who Doesn’t Want It?
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Would Vincent van Gogh be eligible for the NDIS? 
Dr Richard Schweizer of One Door Mental Health - Blog - Would Vincent van Gogh be eligible for the N ...
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COVID-19 - the "perfect storm"
Dr Richard Schweizer of One Door Mental Health - Blog - COVID-19 - the "perfect storm"
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