News And Events

News And Events

10 Feb 2020 - Partnership forged to improve the mental health of young people in Victoria

Orygen and Youth Affairs Council Victoria (YACVic) have hosted the inaugural state-wide Youth Mental Health Commun...

06 Feb 2020 - Young migrants from Africa at increased risk of developing psychosis

Young people who have migrated to Australia from Africa are up to 10 times more likely to develop a psychotic diso...

05 Feb 2020 - Government focus on veteran suicides welcomed

Orygen welcomes today’s announcement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison that the Australian Government will ap...

17 Jan 2020 - Bushfire response

Orygen is reaching out to young people as Australia rallies to respond to the bushfire emergency. Orygen Executive...

16 Jan 2020 - GP event: psychosis and young people

Held on Monday, 10 February 2020, this free event will provide information on the importance of early in...

13 Jan 2020 - Orygen announced preferred tenderer to operate headspace Melton

Orygen is pleased to have been announced as the preferred tenderer to operate headspace Melton.

18 Dec 2019 - Just right: developing personalised treatments for depression

Orygen researchers are investigating how to personalise treatments for people experiencing depression, given up to...

16 Dec 2019 - Involve families in young people's mental health care to improve outcomes: report

Youth mental health services should be funded to include family inclusive practice in their operations to ensure t...

11 Dec 2019 - Fish oil reduces symptoms of early psychosis, study finds

Orygen researchers have found that long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids can reduce symptoms of early psy...

11 Dec 2019 - Fellowship awarded to further develop trauma-informed services for young people experiencing early psychosis

Orygen’s Dr Sarah Bendall has been awarded the Ronald Philip Griffiths Fellowship from the Faculty of Medici...

09 Dec 2019 - Bringing families into the picture

Orygen along with the National Educational Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder Australia is proud to pres...

06 Dec 2019 - State of play - responding to the mental health needs of elite athletes

Researchers at Orygen are advocating a new model of intervention and a comprehensive mental health framework to re...