RESOURCES | Translated Mental Health Information
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This directory consists of a compilation of translated mental health information that has been located on Australian websites. To find the mental health topic you want, scroll through the alphabetical list in the left-hand column and click on the chosen topic. The languages available on each website are listed on the right. No responsibility is taken for the quality of the translations. If possible, ask a bilingual mental health professional for their opinion of the translation.

If the link has expired, we suggest you try the Resources section on the MHiMA website : www.mhima.org.au


Topic/Organisation
in alphabetical order
Languages available

Alcohol & Drug Problems (scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Anorexia Nervosa in Young People (click on topic 'eating disorders') English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese.
Anxiety Disorder: What is an Anxiety Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Simplified Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
Basis-32 information brochure
Beyond Blue website explores many different topics on mental health covered in a range of languages. Arabic, Assyrian, Bosnian, Cambodian/Khmer, Chinese (Tradional and simplified), Croatian, Dari, Farsi/Persian, Greek, English, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Somalian, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese.
Bipolar Disorder (Scroll down for translations) English, Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Turkish, Greek, Spanish, Vietnamese.
Bipolar Mood Disorder: What is Bipolar Mood Disorder? (scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Simplified Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
Carers' and Families' Help tips English, Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Italian, Turkish, Vietnamese
Carers: Mental Health Information - scroll down the page English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Challenging Behaviours (CAMHS); Family Help Kit-(scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Challenging Behaviours (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Russian, Polish, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Child & Adolescent Mental Health Probs; Family Help Kit-(scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Coping Personally with War Fact Sheet-(Scroll down page to topic) English, Arabic, Assyrian, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Hind, Indonesian, Khmer, Kurmanji, Lao, Punjabi, Serbian, Sorani, Tamil, Tetum, Turkish
Coping with mental illness in the family English, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Coronary Heart Disease, and Mental Health. (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, , Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Persian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Cue cards in Community Languages (Eastern Health) Available in over 50 community languages.
Dementia English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish, Portugese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Dementia Help Sheets English, Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, Dutch, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Depression - (scroll down page to topic) English, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Maltese, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression – When sadness won’t go away English, Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese Traditional, Greek, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression (CAMHS); Family Help Kit English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression Checklist  (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression during pregnancy and early parenthood English, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese,Croatian, Farsi/Persian, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Loa, Macedonian, Punjabi, Serbian, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression in children English, Arabic. Chinese, Farsi, Filipino, Hindi, Spanish, Turkish Vietnamese
Depression is never really 'black and white' English, Arabic, Bosnian, Cambodian, Chinese, , Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese
Depression, How can you help someone with? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression, Living and caring for a person with depression (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression, Making Sense of English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression, post-natal (click on language, Health - shown in English - and scroll down to topic) NB. This is a UK website – you may wish to explain to your client to ignore the UK addresses given to contact for help.
English, Albanian, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Somali, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Urdu
Depression: understanding depression (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression: understanding depression and antidepressant medication (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Depression: What is a Depressive Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Disruptive disorders in children English, Arabic, Chinese, Farsi/Persian, Hindi, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Drugs and their effects English, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Farsi/Persian, Somali, Tigrinya, Vietnamese
Eastern Health Interpreter Services document (scroll down page to Interpreter Brochure)
Eating Disorder: What is an Eating Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Families and Carers' Help tips English, Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Italian, Turkish, Vietnamese
Fears & Anxiety (CAMHS); Family Help Kit English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
CEH Multicultural Gambler’s Help Program English, Arabic, Chin-Lai, Chinese, Dinka, Liberian, Somali, Tigrinya , Vietnamese
Getting Help Early: Psychosis English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
HEALTH TRANSLATIONS DIRECTORY – including mental health Search for topics and languages
Help for Anxiety problems English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Helping children with concentration problems English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Honos information brochure Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
How Can I Help Someone With Psychosis English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
How can you help someone with depression? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Interpreting services: Problems with a health service or concerns about translating and interpreting services Arabic, Bari, Chinese, Croatian, Dinka, Dutch, English, Filipino, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Maltese, Nuer, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Turkish, Vietnamese
Khat English, Amharic, Oromo, Somali
Living and caring for a person with depression (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Living is for Everyone - Helping someone at risk of suicide Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Living with dramatic mood swings English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Portugese, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Making Sense of Depression English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Medication Information Arabic, Chinese, English, Greek, Italian, Malaysian, Vietnamese
Mental Health and Coronary Heart Disease (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, , Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Persian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Mental health and wellbeing of children and young people: Supporting Parents and Families (scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Simplified Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
Mental Health in a Changing World: The Impact of Culture and Diversity (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Persian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Mental Health in Multicultural Australia (MHiMA) Search by language and/or topic
Mental Illness: What is Mental Illness? (scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Simplified Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
Outcome measures information brochures Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Patient Rights Booklets (click on topic and choose language)

English, Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Personality Disorder: What is a Personality Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Post-natal depression (click on language, Health - shown in English - and scroll down to topic) NB. This is a UK website – you may wish to explain to your client to ignore the UK addresses given to contact for help.
English, Albanian, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Somali, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Urdu
Post-traumatic stress (click on language, then Health - shown in English - and scroll down to topic) NB. This is a UK website – you may wish to explain to your client to ignore the UK addresses given to contact for help.
English, Albanian, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Somali, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Urdu
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (CAMHS); Family Help Kit English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Problems with a health service or concerns about translating and interpreting services Arabic, Bari, Chinese, Croatian, Dinka, Dutch, English, Filipino, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Maltese, Nuer, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Turkish, Vietnamese
Psychosis (CAMHS); Family Help Kit English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Psychosis, Getting Help Early English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Psychosis, How Can I Help Someone With English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Psychosis, Recovering from English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Psychosis, What is it? Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, French
Psychosis: Fact sheet English, Arabic, Chinese (traditional), Italian, Turkish, Chinese (simplified), Greek, Spanish, Vietnamese
Recovering from Psychosis? English, Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Sad feelings after childbirth English, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Farsi, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Punjabi, Samoan, Serbian, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
SANE Fact sheets English, Greek, Italian, Vietnamese
Schizophrenia and young people English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatin, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thia, Turkish, Vietnamese
Schizophrenia: What is Schizophrenia? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
SDQ (Strengths & Difficulties Questionnaire): CAMHS outcome measure English (Australian), English (UK), English (USA), Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, Basque, Bengali, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dari, Dutch, Farsi, Finnish, French, Gaelic (D), Gallego, German, Greek, Greenlandish, Gujarati, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Irish (D), Italian, Japanese, Kannada (D), Khmer, Korean, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay (D), Norwegian, Polish (D), Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Punjabi, Romanian (D), Russian, Sami, Serbian, Sinhalese, Slovene, Spanish, Spanish (Río de la Plata), Swedish, Tamil (D), Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian (D), Urdu, Welsh, Xhosa
Self-esteem in young children under five English, Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Serbian, Spanish, Thia, Turkish, Vietnamese
Signs, Symbols & Communication Tools: Cross Cultural Communication in Health. (NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service – Scroll down for topic) Search for topics and languages
Something is not quite right English, Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese Traditional, Greek, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Stigma & Anxiety English, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Maltese, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Stigma: Does someone you know have a mental illness English, Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Thai, Tigrigna, Turkish, Vietnamese
Stress, it affects children too English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Suicide Prevention (child & youth); Family Help Kit English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Korean, Macedonian, Serbian, Spanish, Tongan, Turkish, Vietnamese
Suicide Prevention, Youth English, Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Macedonian, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese
Supporting Parents and Families: the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people. (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
Translation services: Problems with a health service or concerns about translating and interpreting services Arabic, Bari, Chinese, Croatian, Dinka, Dutch, English, Filipino, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Maltese, Nuer, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Turkish, Vietnamese
TRANSLATIONS DIRECTORY – Health, including mental health Search for topics and languages
Tsumani Disaster Fact Sheet Chinese, English, Hindi, Indonesian, Sinhalese, Somali, Tamil, Thai
Victorian Government Health Information Telephone Line English; Arabic; Cambodian; Cantonese; Croatian; Greek; Italian; Macedonian; Mandarin; Serbian; Somali; Spanish; Turkish; Vietnamese.
What is a Depressive Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is a Personality Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is an Anxiety Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is an Eating Disorder? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is Bipolar Mood Disorder?  (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Korean, Khmer, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is Mental Illness? (MMHA Fact Sheet - scroll down to topic) English, Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese
What is psychosis? Arabic, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, French
What is Schizophrenia? (scroll down to topic) Amharic, Arabic, Assyrian, Simplified Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, English, Farsi, Greek, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Krio, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
When sadness won’t go away

English, Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese Traditional, Greek, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese

Updated 29 August 2013