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Why are we calling it ‘social distancing’? Right now, we need social connections more than ever Society

Why are we calling it ‘social distancing’? Right now, we need social connections more than ever

March 24 2020

By Katharine H. Greenaway, Senior Lecturer, University of Melbourne; Alexander Saeri, Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute, Monash University; and Tegan Cruwys, Senior Research Fellow and Clinical Psychologist, Australian National University, MAPS

How to stay socially connected, whilst remaining physically distant.

Loneliness is contagious – and here’s how to beat it Health

Loneliness is contagious – and here’s how to beat it

August 29 2018

By Olivia Remes, PhD Candidate, University of Cambridge

Shifting your perceptions and practicing social skills can help people overcome their feelings of social isolation

Loneliness is a health issue, and needs targeted solutions Health

Loneliness is a health issue, and needs targeted solutions

August 29 2018

By Dr Michelle H Lim MAPS

Unmet social needs are no small matter - as a growing body of mental health research is showing

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