News And Events

News And Events

16 Jul 2020 - Study shows which young people are most likely to discontinue mental health care

Young people from certain demographic groups may require tailored approaches to fully engage with mental health ca...

15 Jul 2020 - Shortage of mental health services for young people living in rural and remote Australia: report

Mental health services need to be more accessible and appropriate for young people living in rural and remote area...

13 Jul 2020 - Online innovation supports the mental health of young Victorians

A digital mental health platform developed by Orygen researchers, which provides targeted, clinician-supported, pe...

29 Jun 2020 - We must work together to flatten the mental health curve

As the pandemic rolls on, the personal experiences of Australians and a surge of data on mental health and the soc...

29 Jun 2020 - Online intervention brings a sense of belonging to young people with first episode psychosis

Researchers at Orygen have found that young people who used a social media-based intervention in their recovery fr...

26 Jun 2020 - New study to determine youth mental health impact of COVID-19

A new Orygen study will explore the mental health impacts of COVID-19 on young people living in Australia and thei...

25 Jun 2020 - Comprehensive support needed for parents with children who self-harm

When confronted with self-harming behaviour in their children, parents often struggle with their own distress and ...

24 Jun 2020 - Wellcome Trust delivers $11.9 million boost to Orygen’s early psychosis research

Australia’s leading role in youth mental health research has been recognised through grants of AU$11.9 milli...

23 Jun 2020 - Orygen to establish world's first clinical registry for early psychosis

The world’s first clinical registry for early psychosis is being established by Orygen with the support of a...

23 Jun 2020 - $2 million boost for predicting psychotic disorder onset

Orygen researchers have received an AU$2 million Wellcome Trust grant to develop a method for better predicting wh...

23 Jun 2020 - International charity commits $7 million to trialling cannabidiol in early psychosis

Orygen has received an AU$7 million endorsement of its plans to trial cannabidiol as a treatment for young people ...

17 Jun 2020 - Young people with early psychosis may not require antipsychotic medications to recover

Researchers at Orygen have found that some young people with early stage first episode psychosis can experience re...