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News And Events

 Orygen expert joins government mission to support a million Australians with mental ill-health
10 May 2022 - Orygen expert joins government mission to support a million Australians with mental ill-health

Professor Sue Cotton, head of Orygen’s health services and outcomes research, is among a team of eight menta...

 Supporting young Aboriginal people who self-harm: a guide for families and communities
05 May 2022 - Supporting young Aboriginal people who self-harm: a guide for families and communities

A new guide to supporting young First Nations people who self-harm is now available for families and communities.<...

 Orygen welcomes $1.3b in new mental health funding for Victoria
04 May 2022 - Orygen welcomes $1.3b in new mental health funding for Victoria

Orygen welcomes the Victorian Government’s investment of $1.3 billion in new funding in the 2022-23 budget f...

 New policy think tank a key response to youth mental health crisis
04 May 2022 - New policy think tank a key response to youth mental health crisis

Orygen has today launched a new policy think tank – the Orygen Institute – to further respond to the g...

 Orygen researcher recognised for work on positive masculinity
29 Apr 2022 - Orygen researcher recognised for work on positive masculinity

Orygen researcher Michael Wilson has won the prestigious annual Ilona Kickbusch award with his paper on positive m...

 Online therapy boosts long-term recovery for young people experiencing first episode psychosis
29 Apr 2022 - Online therapy boosts long-term recovery for young people experiencing first episode psychosis

Young people who use online therapy in an engaged and consistent way can improve their long-term recovery prospect...

 Critical need to improve integrated treatment for young people, new report finds
28 Apr 2022 - Critical need to improve integrated treatment for young people, new report finds

Government initiatives to establish integrated treatment experiences for young people with co-occurring mental hea...

 Orygen poll reveals mental health services a top priority for voters
21 Apr 2022 - Orygen poll reveals mental health services a top priority for voters

Eighty per cent of Australian voters believe mental health should be a key priority for the next federal governmen...

 $2.3 million grant to improve cognitive screening in first episode psychosis patients
19 Apr 2022 - $2.3 million grant to improve cognitive screening in first episode psychosis patients

An Orygen-led study designed to improve outcomes for people experiencing first-episode psychosis (FEP) has receive...

 Premier gets first look at Victoria's newest youth mental health service
05 Apr 2022 - Premier gets first look at Victoria's newest youth mental health service

The Premier of Victoria, the Hon Daniel Andrews MP, and the Victorian Minister for Mental Health, the Hon James Me...

 Firmer advocate and fiercer activist
29 Mar 2022 - Firmer advocate and fiercer activist

One year ago, almost to the day, I was putting the finishing touches on my doctoral thesis. I was fortunate to occ...