Craig Hodges is Director, National Programs at Orygen and is responsible for leading our work with the 31 Primary Health Networks (PHNs) and youth mental health programs commissioned by PHNs.
Craig has worked in extensively in executive leadership roles in Australia and internationally for over 20 years with a major focus on service reform and the development of new and emerging models of early intervention care for young people in primary care settings.
Craig played a significant role in the establishment of headspace as the Director of Service Development and Partnerships and went on to support the implementation of Jigsaw, the national youth mental health program in Ireland as their Director of Service Development.
Craig has proven experience in organisational development and worked as an independent consultant to the primary care and mental health sectors for many years both here and overseas. Craig has a background in Social Work and a Master of Evaluation and Human Service Management. He has served on a number of Boards and is a founding member of the International Association of Youth Mental Health (IAYMH) Executive.