News And Events

News And Events

20 Nov 2020 - Orygen researchers among the most highly cited in 2020

Four Orygen researchers have been recognised in the annual Read More >

19 Nov 2020 - Funding supports projects in suicide prevention and mental health in community sports

Orygen researchers have received funding from the Australian Research Council to progress projects aimed at improv...

16 Nov 2020 - Australian Prime Minister delivers key mental health speech at Orygen

Orygen welcomed the Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP to its Parkville facility today where ...

12 Nov 2020 - Orygen welcomes Victorian Government investment in the mental wellbeing of Victorians

Orygen welcomes the announcement by the Victorian Minister for Mental Health, the Hon James Merlino MP, that the 2...

06 Nov 2020 - Mental health and COVID-19: are we really all in this together?

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the lives of Australians is not uniform and there are particular groups at ...

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...