Employment and education

Engagement in work and successful completion of education is known to have mental health benefits. However, young people are often making the transition to further study and work at a period in their lives when mental ill-health is most likely to onset. Orygen’s Policy Think Tank has identified a range of opportunities through which government and the education, employment and mental health sectors can support young people experiencing mental ill-health to participate in education and the workforce.


Tertiary education