Black Dog Institute celebrates 20 years
April 25, 2023

“From humble beginnings, the Black Dog Institute has been on quite an extraordinary journey of learning, discovery, and growth over the last 20 years,”

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Positive psychology resources to support your teen’s mental health
April 25, 2023

Setting teenagers up with the right skills and resources early in life can help to support their well- being and resilience.

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Links between screen time and depression in adolescents more complex than first thought
April 25, 2023

With adolescents interacting online more than ever, new data from the Black Dog Institute shows screen time and depression in adolescents may be linked – but not for the reasons we assume.

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Self-harm intervention for children is needed, a new study finds
April 25, 2023

Research has found 6055 adolescents aged 10–14 attended an emergency department in New South Wales for self-harm over a five-year period – 2276 of them for a repeat incidence.

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Decolonising mental health systems: Global experiences of wellbeing
April 25, 2023

As part of the webinar, each shared their experiences of walking in two worlds and of navigating mental health systems to ensure the wellbeing, healing, and self-determination of Indigenous peoples.

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Psychedelics for mental health show a lot of promise, but there are gaps in knowledge that are important to address
April 24, 2023

Treatment may be offered to patients experiencing depression who have not responded to medications or other modes of treatment.

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Black Dog Institute Launches Nation-Wide Support Service For Emergency Service Workers
April 24, 2023

Emergency workers respond to stress and trauma in different ways and the new national service offers multiple ways to seek support.

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