News And Events

News And Events

10 Feb 2021 - Mental health top concern for young Australians

Mental health, coping with stress, and body image were the top three issues of personal concern for young people O...

08 Feb 2021 - Orygen researchers recognised for outstanding contribution to youth mental health research

Professor Sue Cotton and Dr Kate Filia were today recognised by the Mental Health Service (TheMHS) Learning Networ...

03 Feb 2021 - Orygen calls for Australia-wide rollout of individual placement and support (IPS) in youth mental health services

The Individual Placement and Support (IPS) vocational service model for young people experiencing mental ill-healt...

30 Jan 2021 - Mental ill-health a leading cause of homelessness for young Australians: report

Orygen has released a major report that has found mental ill-health to be a significant risk factor that can ...

21 Jan 2021 - Victorian emergency departments to acquire critical self-harm monitoring system

Victoria will be the first state in Australia to benefit from a new self-harm monitoring system designed to provid...

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...

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 ...