We recognise partnerships and collaborations are an integral facet of our development and a major strength of the School. At the University of Melbourne we are committed to working with collaborators in the community, industry and government, as well as those with a lived experience of mental health issues.
SANE Australia is a national mental health charity working to support four million Australians affected by complex mental illness.
The Dax Centre
The Dax Centre is a leader in the use of art to raise awareness and reduce stigma towards mental illness. Through their exhibitions and educational programs they seek to engage, inform and encourage community connections and conversations about mental health.
The Butterfly Foundation
The Butterfly Foundation represents all people affected by eating disorders and negative body image issues.
ReWire promote the health benefits of music and music therapy.
Behavioural Insights Team Australia
The Behavioural Insights Team plays a leading role in developing new behavioural approaches to public policy and service delivery across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
Dardi Munwurro delivers a range of family violence, healing and behaviour change programs and services, to break the cycle of inter-generational trauma in Aboriginal families and communities, by empowering and inspiring individuals to heal the past, acknowledge the present and create a positive vision for the future.
Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine
The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) advocate for a multidisciplinary, multi-system approach to the chronic and lifestyle-related disease problem, and for a comprehensive understanding of health and wellbeing, that is, not just the absence of disease, but for complete physical and mental health, for health equity, social justice, corporate responsibility and environmental sustainability.