News And Events

News And Events

24 Aug 2020 - Orygen develops a digital intervention that’s safe for treating social anxiety

A digital mental health intervention developed by Orygen has been shown to reduce social anxiety symptoms and impr...

20 Aug 2020 - Orygen takes part in online music festival Isol-Aid

Orygen is delighted to partner with award-winning online music festival Isol-Aid to bring music to the homes of Au...

19 Aug 2020 - Peer work in youth mental health services needs dedicated national support: report

Although peer work is increasingly recognised as a valuable component o...

07 Aug 2020 - New phone advice line for Victorian education providers supporting international students’ mental health

Victorian counselling and wellbeing staff working with international students will now have access to practical su...

17 Jul 2020 - Webinar: Harnessing digital technology to improve youth mental health care

Presented by Orygen and co-hosted with the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria, the webinar provides insig...

17 Jul 2020 - Webinar: The young and the restless

This webinar forms part of the ‘Flatten the Mental Health Curve’ series and will focus on suicide prev...

16 Jul 2020 - Study shows which young people are most likely to discontinue mental health care

Young people from certain demographic groups may require tailored approaches to fully engage with mental health ca...

15 Jul 2020 - Shortage of mental health services for young people living in rural and remote Australia: report

Mental health services need to be more accessible and appropriate for young people living in rural and remote area...

13 Jul 2020 - Online innovation supports the mental health of young Victorians

A digital mental health platform developed by Orygen researchers, which provides targeted, clinician-supported, pe...

29 Jun 2020 - We must work together to flatten the mental health curve

As the pandemic rolls on, the personal experiences of Australians and a surge of data on mental health and the soc...

29 Jun 2020 - Online intervention brings a sense of belonging to young people with first episode psychosis

Researchers at Orygen have found that young people who used a social media-based intervention in their recovery fr...

26 Jun 2020 - New study to determine youth mental health impact of COVID-19

A new Orygen study will explore the mental health impacts of COVID-19 on young people living in Australia and thei...