News And Events

News And Events

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...

23 Sep 2020 - Targeted support needed for families of young people with mental ill-health: report

Most families will need some level of support if a family member experiences mental ill-health and it can be benef...

22 Sep 2020 - Orygen welcomes additional #chatsafe funding from the Australian Government

Orygen welcomes the additional year of funding that has been awarded to the National Suicide Prevention Leadership...

18 Sep 2020 - Webinar: Side by side: supporting youth peer work in mental health services

Join us on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 as we explore the importance of youth peer work in supporting young people ex...

16 Sep 2020 - $33 million grant for psychosis research sets Australian record for medical research funding

Orygen has received a $33 million grant from the United States’ National Institutes of Health (NIH) to devel...

10 Sep 2020 - Orygen welcomes ACT Government's pledge to fund online intervention for young people with mental ill-health

Orygen welcomes the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government’s commitment to provide $8.7 million ...

10 Sep 2020 - Insta influencer Ariella Nyssa joins Orygen to say it’s okay to safely talk online about suicide

Sydney-based social media influencer Ariella Nyssa is reaching out to other young people on Suicide Prevention Day...

09 Sep 2020 - Orygen celebrates Love Your Body Week

Hello, I’m Bridget. I am recovering from an eating disorder and have been for some time. I say recovering be...

28 Aug 2020 - Orygen celebrates Wear it Purple Day

Allyship. It’s something we, as a society, talk about a lot. Especially in relation to the LGBTIQ+ community...

26 Aug 2020 - Flipping treatment on its head: research supports strengths-based approach to cognition in first episode psychosis

Traditional behavioural treatment for cognition in first episode psychosis could be flipped on its head, Orygen re...

26 Aug 2020 - ORYGEN STUDY AIMS TO HELP PARENTS ADDRESS SUICIDALITY IN YOUNG PEOPLE

An Orygen study aims to improve Victorian parents’ capacity to support young people at risk of suicide.

26 Aug 2020 - Webinar: World Suicide Prevention Day – Updates from Orygen’s Suicide Prevention team

Join us on Friday, 11 September to mark World Suicide Prevention Day. Orygen's suicide prevention research tea...