News And Events

News And Events

20 Aug 2018 - Fellowship funding to progress research into bipolar disorder, anxiety and optimised care

Researchers at Orygen have secured more than $1.5 million in funding through the National Health and Medical Resea...

30 Jul 2018 - Orygen welcomes Dr Jean Twenge

Dr Jean Twenge, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University recently visited Australia to speak at a num...

30 Jul 2018 - Smartphone technology taps into mental health of young people

The ways in which young people use their smartphones may be monitored and studied to identify those in need of psy...

27 Jul 2018 - A tale of EPPIC proportions

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health together with Orygen Youth Heath Clinical Program...

26 Jul 2018 - Enhancing the clinical care of young people with complex mental health needs

The enhanced care model piloted at Orygen’s four headspace centres in Melbourne’s north-west in 2017 h...

25 Jul 2018 - Doctors in Schools program shows early success

Orygen-led headspace centres are now delivering GP services into secondary schools in Melbourne’s north-west...

06 Jul 2018 - Professor Eoin Killackey announced as IEPA President-Elect

Professor Eoin Killackey, Associate Director of Graduate Research and Education at Orygen, the National Centre of ...

03 Jul 2018 - New services in NW Melbourne target young people with complex mental health needs

Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, will lead a consortium that will develop and del...

28 Jun 2018 - Clinical leader takes stock on the shores of Antarctica

Dr Sophie Adams, the clinical director of the four headspace centres Orygen operates in the north-west of Melbourn...

27 Jun 2018 - Young people with borderline personality disorder respond differently to unpleasant imagery

A new study has found that young people in the early stages of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) have abnormal...

26 Jun 2018 - Health services inadequate in responding to young people affected by trauma

Australian mental health services lack the capability and capacity to respond to the needs of young people affecte...

06 Jun 2018 - Help Orygen end the mental illness epidemic in young people

Orygen is desperate to improve treatments for mental illness. We know it’s not good enough that only 1 out o...