Orygen Recovery actively celebrates and encourages cultural diversity. Staff are trained in this and passionate about supporting young people’s cultural considerations safely. There are also translators and many diverse resources available. We want to support everyone to learn, grow and recover, no matter who they are. We consider the young person to be the most important member of their treating team, and our staff their partners who empower them.
Orygen Recovery staff are all experts in their field of practice and many who will be on the floor supporting young people have lived experience of either their own mental health challenges, personally supporting loved ones with mental health challenges or working in community mental health.
Orygen Recovery staff include a coordinator; team leader; youth wellbeing discipline lead; lead consultant, consultant and registrar; nurses; allied health practitioners; peer workers – youth and family; family clinician; youth wellbeing workers; administrative officer; and health information manager.
What some of our Orygen Recovery staff say:
"I am passionate about collaborating with a fantastic multi-disciplinary team, creating a safe space that allows young people to work towards their social and emotional wellbeing and recovery goals.”
“It's amazing having such a diversity of roles with many strengths but everyone committed to the same thing: providing a quality service to young people and their families."