• Commissioning and Youth Mental Health

    How can we ensure that the Australian Government's new commissioning model for youth ‪mental health‬ delivers the best quality services for young people? Read our new policy brief that explores these issues.

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    New report highlights the neglect of the physical and sexual health of young people with mental ill-health

Orygen's vision is for all young people to enjoy optimal mental health as they grow into adulthood

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people.

At Orygen, our leadership and staff work to deliver cutting-edge research, policy development, innovative clinical services, and evidence-based training and education to ensure that there is continuous improvement in the treatments and care provided to young people experiencing mental ill-health.

Our work has created a new, more positive approach to the prevention and treatment of mental disorders, and has developed new models of care for young people with emerging disorders. This work has been translated into a worldwide shift in services and treatments to include a primary focus on getting well and staying well, and health care models that include partnership with young people and families. 

  • Explore Orygen Campus for youth mental health training and resources

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  • Youth Partnerships in Research Toolkit

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  • Professor Patrick McGorry AO receives Science Academy’s highest honour

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  • Read our research bulletin on e-mental health

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