Tag Archives: Mental Health

MSPGH Seminar: 9th March 2016 – The role of big data, linkages and cross-sector approaches for mental health and alcohol and other drugs across health, law enforcement and welfare sectors

12.30-1.30pm, Wed 9th March 2016 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Associate Professor Belinda Lloyd, Associate Professor of Addiction Studies, Monash University, and Head of Research and Workforce Development, Turning Point, Eastern Health Mental health and AOD-related … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Confirmation Seminar – 15-Dec-2015: To what extent do complex health needs and early service contact shape ex-prisoner health service use, health and justice outcomes during community re-entry

Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mr Jesse Young, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Compared to the general population, ex-prisoners experience increased complex health needs such as mental ilness, dual disorders, and intellectual disability, making ex-prisoner … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar Series – 10-Dec-2015: Media reporting of violence against women in Australia

12:30-1:30pm, Thursday 10 December 2015 Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Georgina Sutherland, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Mental Health There is growing international interest in the portrayal of violence against women in media and the impact … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Completion Seminar – 14-Dec-2015: Depression and depression literacy of undergraduates in Sri Lanka

Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Ms Santushi Amarasuriya, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Although undergraduates show high rates of depression, many do not seek help. Mental health literacy has been shown in previous studies to influence … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Completion Seminar – 16-Nov-2015: Suicide-related internet use: characteristics of users, perceived impact of use, and barriers to offline help-seeking

12:30-1:30pm, Monday 16 November 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Ms Katherine Mok, PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health Little is known about the relationship between the Internet and suicide. Despite speculation over the risks of … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar – 26-Nov-2015: Rising out-of-pocket costs disrupt utilisation of atypical antipsychotics for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: a whole-population cohort study

12:30-1:30pm, Thursday 26 November 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Mr Jesse Young, Research Fellow and PhD candidate, Centre for Mental Health In 2005, following an increase in consumer co-payments for medicines subsidised on the Pharmaceutical … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar – 29-Oct-2015: Lessons learned from early stages of automated research evaluating mobile application/s for suicide prevention

12:30-1:30pm, Thursday 29 October 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Dr Bridget Bassilios, Research Fellow, Centre for Mental Health Smartphones and mobile applications are increasingly being used to deliver mental health interventions and to prevent suicide, … Continue reading

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CMH Seminar – 01-Oct-2015: Masculinity, mental health, and suicidal thoughts and behaviours: Early findings from Ten to Men

12:30-1:30pm, Thursday 1 October 2015 Seminar Room 410, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Prof Jane Pirkis, Director – Centre for Mental Health, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Ten to Men, an Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health, … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Seminar – 27-Aug-2015: Listening to the voices of children, parents and teachers about school life: Toward promoting children’s wellbeing in Indonesia

3-4pm, Thursday 27 August 2015 Seminar Room 405B, Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton T. Novi Poespita Candra, PhD Student, Centre for Mental Health School life as experienced by children will have a large impact on their mental health status … Continue reading

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CMH PhD Seminar – 25-Aug-2015: A phenomenological study into African refugee men’s wellness seeking behaviours, inclusive of community, spirit and ancestral connections

4-5pm, Tuesday 25 August 2015 Seminar Room 515, Level 5, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton Andrew Harris, PhD Student, Centre for Mental Health Andrew’s PhD project commenced in 2006 after two years as Coordinator of the Phoenix Centre for torture-trauma recovery … Continue reading

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