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News And Events

  Building youth mental health care capacity in the Maldives
12 Jun 2024 - Building youth mental health care capacity in the Maldives

Orygen and the Australian High Commission joined with local partners in the City of Kulhudhuffushi last week for a...

 Bringing a mental health perspective to the prevention of violence against women
07 Jun 2024 - Bringing a mental health perspective to the prevention of violence against women

Orygen Senior Research Fellow Dr Zac Seidler has joined an expert panel convened by the Australian government to c...

 Professor Patrick McGorry recognised with Ireland's highest academic honour
05 Jun 2024 - Professor Patrick McGorry recognised with Ireland's highest academic honour

Orygen’s Executive Director, Professor Patrick McGorry, has been elected an Honorary Member of the Royal Iri...

 EVENT: World-leading experts take to the stage at Orygen Youth Mental Health Symposium
01 Jun 2024 - EVENT: World-leading experts take to the stage at Orygen Youth Mental Health Symposium

Research experts from around the world come together in Melbourne to explore the drivers and solutions of the yout...

 Policy Lab: Social media levy among five ideas to tackle youth mental health crisis
30 May 2024 - Policy Lab: Social media levy among five ideas to tackle youth mental health crisis

Social connection, increased financial support, more regulation of social media and a tax to support youth mental ...

 NATIONAL SORRY DAY: A PERSONAL STORY
24 May 2024 - NATIONAL SORRY DAY: A PERSONAL STORY

“We are our ancestors' wildest dreams.” I constantly think back to this quote and what it t...

 Orygen’s response to mental health investment in federal budget
15 May 2024 - Orygen’s response to mental health investment in federal budget

Read Orygen's response to the Australian Government’s investment of $888.1 million to strengthen Austral...

 ORYGEN WELCOMES CONTINUED FUNDING FOR ‘MOST’ MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE IN VICTORIA
07 May 2024 - ORYGEN WELCOMES CONTINUED FUNDING FOR ‘MOST’ MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE IN VICTORIA

Orygen welcomes the Victorian Government’s continued support and investment of $6.4 million into the researc...

 Orygen to lead research into new tech for personalised mental health care
03 May 2024 - Orygen to lead research into new tech for personalised mental health care

Orygen researchers will lead the exploration of new technology to achieve more personalised diagnoses and treatmen...

 Orygen and Museums Victoria serve up support with new Climate Cafe series
01 May 2024 - Orygen and Museums Victoria serve up support with new Climate Cafe series

Orygen and Museums Victoria have joined forces to address climate distress among young people, with a series of Cl...

 World-first youth mental health care service for north-west Melbourne
23 Apr 2024 - World-first youth mental health care service for north-west Melbourne

In a significant step towards realising the reforms recommended by the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Ment...

 Six in 10 young Aussies worry about climate change, many experience extreme weather events first-hand
17 Apr 2024 - Six in 10 young Aussies worry about climate change, many experience extreme weather events first-hand

Young people in Australia are experiencing first-hand the "profound and distressing" impacts of extreme ...