Deciphering COVID dreams
A new global study into COVID-related dreams and daydreams aims to shed light on how they relate to our mental health in the pandemic.
COVID-19’s mental health toll
Depression and anxiety are on the rise during restrictions, according to a new national survey charting the mental health of Australians.
Episode 21: Who's a Good Boy
On this episode, we’ll hear a more positive perspective – how masculinity is changing, and how men are being encouraged to change past patterns of behaviour.
Episode 20: Nice Guise
On this episode we’ll hear a more positive perspective – how masculinity is changing, and how men are being encouraged to change past patterns of behaviour.
The pink-tinged recession
The mental health of young women is far more sensitive to unemployment than the mental health of young men.
Episode 18: Until We Tweet Again
This episode features all the best tips and guidance from our experts about how to help young people manage their social media use for mental health and wellbeing.
Episode 17: People You May Know
In this episode Dr Susan Carland finds out how Monash experts are harnessing the strengths of social media platforms to make a positive impact on mental health.
Episode 16: #NoFilter
What does the world look like if we fail to properly address the impacts of social media on mental health?
Old habits die hard
Pandemic-induced stress can result in the return of unhealthy behaviours, but there are ways to minimise the effects.
Series two: What Happens Next? podcast
Academic and commentator Dr Susan Carland is back, exploring a new range of issues on Monash podcast What Happens Next?
Living with COVID-19 restrictions
A new study aims to better understand the mental health and wellbeing effects of the coronavirus restrictions.
Mitigating the mental stress
While the psychological risks of COVID-19 are of concern, there are measures that can be put into place now to support people emotionally.
Preventing nursing home suicides
Expanding suicide prevention frameworks to include aged care residents, aligning nursing home life with community living, and improving residents' access to mental heath services is a good start.
Episode 17: The state of our mental health
In this episode of A Different Lens, Monash academics explore what’s being done to improve mental health care and address the rise in mental health disorders.
Platforms of peril
Research has started to show that social media overuse can, much like drug and gambling addictions, lead to poor decision-making.
Endo and the 'hysteria myth'
Clinicians need the training and support to provide better comprehensive healthcare for women with endometriosis.
Early childhood and the nature of nurturing
A new framework focuses on the psychological needs and mental health of mothers so they can provide adequate care.
On a mission to combat depression
Two smartphone apps are designed to serve as a 'safety net' for those struggling with anxiety or depression.
TMS and the latest state of mind
Depression is one of several mental health conditions being successfully treated by transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Taking the fight to cyberbullying
In the wake of Amy "Dolly" Everett's suicide, a more proactive, comprehensive approach is needed to tackle youth mental health challenges.
Professor, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice
David Copolov, AO
Professor of Psychiatry and Pro Vice-Chancellor
NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow, Clinical Psychologist
Associate Professor, NHMRC Fellow and Clinical Neuropsychologist
Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor, Psychology
CEO of VicHealth; Founder of NCDFREE, SDF and festival21
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics
Head of the Department of Psychiatry
Lecturer, Department of Management
Lecturer, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Faculty of Arts
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine
PhD Candidate, School of Social Sciences.
Doctoral Researcher, BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Economics
Professor (Research), Centre for Health Economics
Associate Professor (Research), Centre for Health Economics
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Associate Professor, Psychology and Counselling
Research Fellow, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Professor, Psychology, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Professor (Research), Psychology
Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Department of Forensic Medicine
Head, Servier Drug Discovery Program
Professor (Research), Turner Institute For the Brain and Mental Health
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Psychological Sciences
Doctor of Clinical Psychology candidate
Professor of Psychiatry
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education