News And Events

News And Events

26 Oct 2020 - Are all lives of equal value?

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought into sharp focus the question “are all human lives of equal value?” ...

26 Oct 2020 - Online mental health intervention launched at headspace Melton, Werribee and Glenroy

Young people who visit Orygen’s headspace centres at Melton, Werribee and Glenroy, as well as its Parkville ...

21 Oct 2020 - New book explores approaches to emerging mental ill-health in young people

Orygen’s Professor Alison Yung and Professor Patrick McGorry, together with research scientist Jack Cotter, ...

12 Oct 2020 - Living with obsessive compulsive disorder: Bridget’s story

“Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) often gets misunderstood because of how the media portrays it. OCD isn&...

08 Oct 2020 - $3.3 million in NHMRC grants for mental health prediction program and headspace staged care model

Two Orygen research teams have been awarded a total of more than $3.3 million in National Health and Medical Resea...

07 Oct 2020 - Orygen welcomes budget focus on the mental health of young people

Orygen welcomes the Australian Government 2020-21 Budget which has signaled the commitment of the government to pu...

06 Oct 2020 - Borderline personality disorder through my eyes

I’m Bridget, I’m 21, and I wanted to tell you a bit about my journey and story with borderline persona...

05 Oct 2020 - Opinion: LGBTIQ+ youth mental health care in Australia

Written by Alexander Dalton, youth advocacy council member, headspace Werribee and Read More >

05 Oct 2020 - Partnership to help young rural Victorians with mental ill-health access employment and education

Young people with mental ill-health, who live in regional Victoria, will be supported to achieve their education a...

02 Oct 2020 - LGBTIQ+ history month

October is LGBTIQ+ History Month – an opportunity to celebrate the lives and achievements of queer people th...

24 Sep 2020 - Orygen co-develops International Olympic Committee tool for identifying elite athletes at risk of mental ill-health

A new tool to identify elite athletes’ risk of mental ill-health has been developed by a group of internatio...