Griffith University will play a major role in a new national academy purposely designed to ensure members with experience of mental illness are at the forefront of research to transform Australia’s mental health care system. Launched by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt, the National Academy of LIVed-Experience (ALIVE) will be funded over five years through the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Special Initiative in Mental Health […]
Griffith University researchers have developed a new way to help people reduce procrastination via a brief smartphone interaction. “Despite problematic procrastination affecting as much as 20% of the general population and 50% of students, there are few intervention strategies to reduce it,’’ says lead researcher Dr Jason Wessel. The random-controlled study, published in Applied Psychology, involved […]
Initial results from a Griffith University study on first-time fathers suggest dads have unique needs and researchers want to know more.
Connection to others and service are the two main reasons for living among those with lived experience of suicide entering the suicide prevention workforce.
Contrary to popular views, parental smartphone use is rarely associated with poor parenting.
Understanding the emotional impact of COVID-19 on children, young people and their families is the focus of a new Griffith University-led study.
A series of YouTube videos aims to help alleviate young people’s stress and anxiety about COVID-19.