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News And Events

 Urgent action on mental health needed to save young lives, says Orygen executive director
07 Feb 2022 - Urgent action on mental health needed to save young lives, says Orygen executive director

Executive Director of Orygen, Professor Patrick McGorry, has urged the Australian government to take immediate act...

 Mental health training with men in mind
28 Jan 2022 - Mental health training with men in mind

A new world-first online training program for clinicians has been designed to stop men falling through the cracks ...

 National Research Centre established as eating disorders surge during pandemic
24 Jan 2022 - National Research Centre established as eating disorders surge during pandemic

Orygen is a lead partner of a consortium that will develop the Australian Eating Disorders Research and Translatio...

 New social inclusion measure could change lives
24 Jan 2022 - New social inclusion measure could change lives

An award-winning Orygen researcher’s unique measure of social inclusion is set to deliver significant benefi...

11 Jan 2022 - "Like a huge weight lifted off my shoulders": trauma-focused therapy trial

Trauma-focused cognitive behavioural therapy (TF-CBT) can be difficult but it often leads to transformative change...

 Orygen receives $5.44m in funding to explore innovative approaches for treating anxiety
07 Jan 2022 - Orygen receives $5.44m in funding to explore innovative approaches for treating anxiety

Orygen research exploring medication-assisted psychotherapy to treat social anxiety in young people with autism sp...

 Many young people experiencing first episode psychosis report good quality of life
21 Dec 2021 - Many young people experiencing first episode psychosis report good quality of life

Almost a third of young people experiencing first episode psychosis (FEP) report having good quality of life, Oryg...

 Questioning the ethics of profit driven online mental health services
20 Dec 2021 - Questioning the ethics of profit driven online mental health services

In the aftermath of the horrifying events that unfolded in Texas recently, when a crowd crush at Travis Scott's As...

 EFFECTIVE EARLY INTERVENTION FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WITH BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER DOES NOT REQUIRE SPECIALIST PSYCHOTHERAPY, STUDY FINDS
16 Dec 2021 - EFFECTIVE EARLY INTERVENTION FOR YOUNG PEOPLE WITH BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER DOES NOT REQUIRE SPECIALIST PSYCHOTHERAPY, STUDY FINDS

A new study has found that early intervention is effective for young people with borderline personality disorder (...

 Young carers to get more support: $40,000 Victorian government grant
15 Dec 2021 - Young carers to get more support: $40,000 Victorian government grant

Young people who care for their peers will benefit from $40,000 in Victorian Government funding awarded to Orygen ...

 Ganizo, in partnership with Orygen Global, promotes mental health literacy in Zambia
15 Dec 2021 - Ganizo, in partnership with Orygen Global, promotes mental health literacy in Zambia

Orygen Global has partnered with Ganizo, a public benefit organisation in Zambia.

 Orygen Global convenes ASEAN organisations to promote mental health
15 Dec 2021 - Orygen Global convenes ASEAN organisations to promote mental health

Orygen Global recently assembled a civil society cooperation event on behalf of the Australian Government’s ...