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News And Events

 Youth mental health advocacy fellowship concludes; 2022 application process to be announced
15 Dec 2021 - Youth mental health advocacy fellowship concludes; 2022 application process to be announced

Orygen Global celebrated the completion of the inaugural Youth Mental Health Advocacy Fellowship program at the en...

 Orygen's Jo Robinson wins e-mental health award for #chatsafe guidelines
14 Dec 2021 - Orygen's Jo Robinson wins e-mental health award for #chatsafe guidelines

Orygen’s Associate Professor Jo Robinson has won an eMental Health International Collaborative (eMHIC) Leade...

 Orygen’s Dr Tahnee Bridson named Queensland Young Australian of the Year
06 Dec 2021 - Orygen’s Dr Tahnee Bridson named Queensland Young Australian of the Year

Tahnee Bridson, mental health advocate and a psychiatry registrar and PhD student at Orygen, has been named Queens...

 Orygen researcher wins award for work on trauma-informed care for young people
03 Dec 2021 - Orygen researcher wins award for work on trauma-informed care for young people

Orygen research fellow Wilma Peters has been named Social Work Researcher of the Year for her work with young peop...

 Mental health and stress top concerns for young Australians
02 Dec 2021 - Mental health and stress top concerns for young Australians

Mental health and stress were the top personal concerns for young people who participated in the 2021 Mission Aust...

 Early psychosis program makes recovery a reality for young people: study
02 Dec 2021 - Early psychosis program makes recovery a reality for young people: study

New Orygen research has shown that early psychosis programs delivered in Australian headspace centres significantl...

  Young apprentices need targeted and effective mental health supports: report
30 Nov 2021 - Young apprentices need targeted and effective mental health supports: report

Almost half of young Australians will not complete their apprenticeship due to exposure to situations that negativ...

 Orygen research fellow Dr Zac Seidler wins Emerging Health Researcher Award
24 Nov 2021 - Orygen research fellow Dr Zac Seidler wins Emerging Health Researcher Award

Orygen research fellow Dr Zac Seidler has today been announced the winner of the 2021 Bupa Foundation Emerging Hea...

 VTAC data to provide insight into students’ mental health and its impact on their educational outcomes
23 Nov 2021 - VTAC data to provide insight into students’ mental health and its impact on their educational outcomes

Orygen researchers will use data from the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) to investigate trends in you...

 Finding the ‘missing middle’: those who have fallen through the mental health care cracks
22 Nov 2021 - Finding the ‘missing middle’: those who have fallen through the mental health care cracks

Professor Patrick McGorry, executive director of Orygen, has written this piece for The Australian.

 Orygen's Kerryn Pennell inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women
13 Nov 2021 - Orygen's Kerryn Pennell inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women

​Orygen's Director of Strategy and Policy, Kerryn Pennell, has been inducted into the 2021 Victorian Honour Ro...

 Orygen study identifies ways to support men’s mental health in the Macedon Ranges
09 Nov 2021 - Orygen study identifies ways to support men’s mental health in the Macedon Ranges

An Orygen study has identified ways to improve the mental health and wellbeing of men in Victoria’s Macedon ...