Information for Students

Research Student Projects

Information for Students

In partnership with The University of Melbourne’s Centre for Youth Mental Health we offer research degrees at Master and Doctorate level. These allow students to study a specific subject area in great depth, carried out under the supervision of research staff of the Centre. Assessment is based on a written thesis and varies in length according to the degree program.

For instructions on how to apply see: How to Apply

For the latest list of projects see:

For further information please Contact Us


Clinical Student Placements

Orygen is committed to developing and growing the youth mental health workforce.

We offer student clinical placements for the following disciplines at one of our headspace centres in the north and north west of Melbourne.

- Medicine
- Occupational Therapy
- Social Work
- Clinical Psychology (postgraduate)
- Art therapy
- Music therapy

These placements are arranged through the student's respective university with our Clinical Services Division. If you are interested in a placement and are a student of one of the disciplines listed above, please speak with the Student Placement Coordinator at your university and ask them to contact us.

We are not able to take direct enquiries from students in relation to organising placements.

Unfortunately we are not able to offer clinical placements for any disciplines other than those listed above.