What Happens Next?: Are We Lonelier Than Ever?
Many of us have emerged from two years of social isolation and physical distancing with a new understanding of what it means to be lonely.
Dr Anthony Barnett finalist in Premier’s Award for Health and Medical Research
Congratulations to Turning Point and Monash Addiction Research Centre (MARC) researcher, Dr Anthony Barnett, on his nomination as a finalist for a Premier’s Award for Health and Medical Research.
Statewide Mental Health and Addiction Service to be run by Turning Point
Turning Point has been appointed as Victoria’s new Statewide Specialist Service for people living with mental illness and substance use or addiction.
New app helping to reduce alcohol consumption
Harmful levels of alcohol consumption is a major health concern that is linked with chronic disease, injury and mortality, however, a recent trial involving the SWiPE app provided participants with a reduction in their consumption, drinking days and
New campaign focuses on cultures of high-risk drinking in hospitality
A new campaign aims to challenge the cultures of high-risk drinking among male hospitality students and workers.
It’s time to decriminalise personal drug use. Here’s why
The global “War on Drugs” is one of the single-most catastrophic public policy failures in history.
Team awarded MRFF funding to develop MDMA-assisted therapy to treat AUD and PTSD
Monash University researchers Professor Dan Lubman AM, Dr Shalini Arunogiri and Dr Paul Liknaitzky are part of an interdisciplinary team of researchers awarded over $1.9 million to investigate the efficacy of MDMA-assisted psychological treatment to
Anthony Hew awarded NHMRC postgraduate scholarship
Congratulations to addiction psychiatrist and Monash PhD student, Anthony Hew, who has been awarded an NHMRC postgraduate scholarship for his project Revolutionising System Reform in Mental Health: Addressing Gaps in the System through Big Data and