Here are some commonly used mental health terms and acronyms for your reference.

NDIS – National Disability Insurance Scheme

Psychosocial – refers to both the psychological and social impacts for a individual who has a mental health challenge.

Psychosocial Disability – This is the term referred to under the National Disability Insurance Scheme for eligible participants’s who have on-going severe mental health challenges.

Recovery – This term is used in the arena of mental health to create a picture of hope for a better and meaningful life for someone who has a mental health challenge.