News And Events

News And Events

16 Dec 2020 - Orygen researchers receive $1.1M to advance treatments for young people with mental ill-health

Research into medication options for young people with psychotic disorders and the use of virtual reality to treat...

16 Dec 2020 - Most Australians believe COVID pandemic has worsened Australia’s mental health: poll

More than 80 per cent of Australians believe the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened Australians’ mental health a...

15 Dec 2020 - Challenging traditional masculine stereotypes in the Macedon Ranges

Challenging traditional gender stereotypes of what it means to be a man in the Macedon Ranges will be the focus of...

14 Dec 2020 - Guidelines developed to promote good mental health in sport

Orygen, in partnership with the AFL, has released an evidence guide for sporting teams to help guide bes...

12 Dec 2020 - Orygen researchers announced as Dame Kate Campbell Fellows

Three Orygen researchers have been awarded Dame Kate Campbell Fellowships by the University of Melbourne.

09 Dec 2020 - Tailored mental health services needed for young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds: report

Young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds need tailored mental health services and therapies that are appr...

30 Nov 2020 - Mental ill-health major contributor to Australian youth suicide: study

The majority of young Australians who died by suicide between 2006 and 2015 had either a diagnosed or a likely men...

26 Nov 2020 - Webinar: Productivity Commission and Victorian Budget Analysis: A Youth Mental Health Perspective

Staff from Orygen and the Youth Affairs Council Victoria (YACVic) policy teams provide their analysis of the ...

20 Nov 2020 - Orygen researchers among the most highly cited in 2020

Four Orygen researchers have been recognised in the annual Read More >

19 Nov 2020 - Funding supports projects in suicide prevention and mental health in community sports

Orygen researchers have received funding from the Australian Research Council to progress projects aimed at improv...

16 Nov 2020 - Australian Prime Minister delivers key mental health speech at Orygen

Orygen welcomed the Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP to its Parkville facility today where ...

12 Nov 2020 - Orygen welcomes Victorian Government investment in the mental wellbeing of Victorians

Orygen welcomes the announcement by the Victorian Minister for Mental Health, the Hon James Merlino MP, that the 2...