“It is one of the joys of working in this field to see the profound improvement in the lives of patients whom we treat. Professor Sean Hood
Links with the World Psychiatric Association and leading academic departments and universities around the world
Professor Helen Milroy, commissioner for the Royal Commission into child sex abuse
World-renowned researchers using innovative ways to tackle some of our greatest health challenges, such as drug dependency
Depression on the rise among country football players
A follow-up survey of country footballers has found depression and anxiety levels had continued to rise, although their overall levels remained lower than non-players.Read more
UWA clinical psychology students breaking new ground in Karratha
Clinical psychology students from UWA involved in the first ever rural and remote placement in the Pilbara said they’re passionate about improving mental health in remote Australia.Read more
Psychiatrist, educator and adventurer recognised in Australia Day Honours
A leading mental health champion, a WA-raised adventurer and one of the architects of Australia’s higher education system are among 19 staff and alumni from The University of Western Australia recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours.Read more
J. Robin Warren LibraryLibrary
A vibrant learning space for students, graduates and the community. Available 24-hours for students in Medical related courses.Read more
Collaborations and industry partners
The Division includes a World Health Organization collaborating centre for research, training and consultative work on mental health.
We have links with the World Psychiatric Association and leading academic departments and universities around the world.
We conduct our research in collaboration with: