News And Events

News And Events

21 Sep 2018 - The gratefulness effect of volunteering

Young people who volunteer experience a clear improvement in feelings of gratitude, an Orygen study has found.

21 Sep 2018 - headspace Glenroy celebrates 10 years

headspace Glenroy has celebrated 10 years of supporting young people in Melbourne’s north-west.&n...

12 Sep 2018 - Youth peer work perspectives captured in new book on peer work in mental health

Orygen staff members have contributed a chapter to a new book that examines the current practice and future challe...

06 Sep 2018 - Funding welcomed for dual projects to improve mental health outcomes for young people

The leadership of Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, has welcomed today’s ...

31 Aug 2018 - Healthy body, healthy minds

More than 500 students from Kangan Institute Broadmeadows joined members of headspace Glenroy’s Youth Adviso...

31 Aug 2018 - Painting with purpose

World-renowned New York street artist ELLE collaborated with young people from Orygen’s headspace centre at ...

31 Aug 2018 - Pioneering new frontiers in psychosis research and early intervention

More than 25 years has passed since Sir Gustav Nossal, one of Australia’s most celebrated medical scientists...

30 Aug 2018 - Funding to create unique drug and alcohol treatment for young people with mental illness

Research into clinical treatments to reduce drug and alcohol use in young people with mental illness has received ...

27 Aug 2018 - New partnership benefits young people looking for work

Young people seeking employment will directly benefit from a new partnership entered into by Orygen and life insur...

27 Aug 2018 - Vocational programs in the spotlight

Representatives from headspace were in Melbourne recently for a two-day Orygen conference focussed on developing a...

27 Aug 2018 - Government House opens its doors to Orygen staff and supporters

The Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC and her partner Mr Anthony Howard QC, hosted a morning te...

21 Aug 2018 - #chatsafe: world-first guidelines help young people talk safely online about suicide

The world’s first guidelines to support young people in communicating safely online about suicide have been ...