September 16, 2015 Bianca Hall
Aust in middle of "mental health crisis" Patrick McGorry says
with unnecessary deaths escalating. Suicide is the leading cause of death in 15-44yo with almost 7 people taking their life every day. more...
September 16, 2015
Malcolm Turnbull signs NDIS agreements for Victoria and NSW
In his first major act as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has signed the first two agreements for the full rollout of the $22 billion national disability insurance scheme in Victoria and NSW. more...
September 15, 2015
Randy Dotinga (HealthDay News)
Brain Scans May Take Guesswork Out of Schizophrenia Treatment
A brain scan might someday determine which antipsychotic drugs work best for patients with schizophrenia or bipolar. more...
Study published Aug 28, 2015, American Journal of Psychiatry online
September 12, 2015
The Age Editorial
Buddy Franklin's role in the never-ending battle against mental illness.
Jeff Kennett says by going public, Franklin will save lives. more...
August 27, 2015
Jennifer Golbeck Ph.D.
Can a Computer Detect Schizophrenia Better Than a Therapist?
Critical cues that an algorithm just can't miss. more...
Study published in nature.com
"Automated analysis of free speech predicts psychosis onset in high-risk youths"