Certificate of compliance

SANE Australia

is in compliance with the HONcode

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4 Years

Certificate validity: 30 Apr 2018 - Apr 2019

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

02 Apr 2014

Certificate validity:

30 Apr 2018 - Apr 2019

Date of last visit:

30 Apr 2018
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The Editor in-Chief of SANE websites is Philippa Costigan, BA (Language and Literature), General Manager, Digital + Content.

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Collaborative platforms:

The SANE Forums are a moderated service for Australians 18 years and over who are living with mental illness, and families, friends and carers of people living with mental illness.

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This Website is intended to provide general information only
It does not provide specific advice, which should be sought from an appropriately qualified professional person.
This site is made available on the condition that SANE Australia, its officers and others involved in its production and dissemination shall not be held responsible for the results of any actions taken as a result of information or opinions taken in it.

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How can I edit one of my posts?
To edit one of your posts:
make sure you’re logged in on a tablet or desktop computer
find the post you wish to edit
under the title of the post, click ‘Edit’
edit your post and click ‘post’ when you’re finished.
How can I delete one of my posts?
To delete one of your posts:
make sure you’re logged in on a tablet or desktop computer
find the post you wish to delete
under the title of the post, click ‘Request Removal’
fill in the form asking for information about the post. Be sure to include the URL of your post.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Sex, intimacy and mental illness
Suzanne Leckie

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Collaborative platforms:

All statements outside your personal experience — for example, about statistics, data, studies or medicine — should have trustworthy sources. Please include a link or reference to the source of the data within your post.

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11 February 2016

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Collaborative platforms:

new therapist discomfort
21 Feb 2017 09:52 PM

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact us

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This website is funded internally by SANE Australia as part of its Community Education program, with external support from Gandel Philanthropy. Further support is provided by the Australian Government Department of Health for the SANE Forums and the SANE Media Centre. The Colonial Foundation and Lithium Technologies provide additional support for the SANE Forums.

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This website is free of all advertisements as a matter of policy.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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