Craig Hodges
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Director of Orygen Global

Craig is the Director of Orygen Global, Director for the Centre for Multicultural Youth (Australia) and Fellow of the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Craig has over 20 years’ experience in the development of service models and programs focussed on improving young people’s mental health, both nationally and internationally. He has extensive experience in global stakeholder engagement and partnership development, including current partnerships with the World Health Organisation (WHO), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), United for Global Mental Health, and the Association for South East Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Craig has been instrumental in Orygen’s work in low resource settings to develop programs and supports focussed on young people’s mental health.

In addition, Craig leads Orygen’s work in the implementation of Australia’s national early psychosis program, with a particular focus on improving the clinical and functional outcomes for young people experiencing first episode psychosis and a focus on model fidelity across 16 sites nationally.

Craig has a background in Social Work and a Masters in Program Evaluation and Management.