News And Events

News And Events

11 Apr 2019 - Rising to the challenge: providing services to young people with complex mental health needs

How to better support young people with complex mental health issues was the focus of a two-day symposium recently...

09 Apr 2019 - Future’s looking bright for young people in Melbourne’s north west

Young people in Melbourne’s north-west will benefit from specialist education and vocation support as part o...

04 Apr 2019 - Brain connectivity influences how depressed young people view themselves

Two regions in the midline of the brain - the medial prefrontal cortex and posterior cingulate cortex - are known ...

03 Apr 2019 - Budget 2019 delivers a promising platform from which to build youth mental health

The Australian Government’s 2019 budget announcement is an encouraging sign that improving the mental health...

29 Mar 2019 - Dogs - our best friends when it comes to mental health therapy

Dogs may be a better ‘therapist’ for young people when they are part of a psychotherapy session rather...

19 Mar 2019 - Testing times: finding new ways of identifying those at risk of severe mental illness

A new study is seeking to test a new set of clinical criteria to identify help-seeking young people who are at ris...

13 Mar 2019 - Professor Patrick McGorry receives research excellence award

Orygen’s executive director, Professor Patrick McGorry, was last night awarded one of the National Health an...

04 Mar 2019 - Call for Expressions of Interest: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists

Orygen is currently calling for expressions of interest from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists to crea...

01 Mar 2019 - Statement regarding re-tendering of headspace Melton

Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, welcomes advice received from the Department of ...

24 Feb 2019 - Study to develop online support for international university students

The mental health and wellbeing of international students will be the focus of a new study that will develop an on...

22 Feb 2019 - Orygen partners with World Economic Forum to improve youth mental health globally

Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, is partnering with the World Economic Forum (WEF...

22 Feb 2019 - Using computer simulation to develop the resilience of young Victorians

Orygen researchers are leading a collaborative project that will use computer simulation to examine better approac...