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A Cure for the Common Cold of Mental Illness
The Barbara Dicker Oration will be delivered by Professor David A Clark, a leading international researcher, clinician and educator.
Swinburne awarded $1.26M research funding
A project to improve our understanding of ‘hearing voices',funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
APS honours Swinburne psychology experts
Prof Mike Kyrios and A/Prof Roger Cook have been honoured at the Australian Psychological Society (APS) annual conference in Cairns
Funding boost for mental health research
A research project to explore how online therapy can be better used by people with severe mental illness has been awarded $1,966,610 by the Victorian Minister for Mental Health
Online OCD treatment works
An online treatment for OCD is proving effective in managing symptoms and improving quality of life for people with this common psychological disorder.