July 4, 2017

Youth volunteers needed Monday 17th July

The Black Dog Institute is seeking volunteers to participate in a youth mental health program on Monday July 17th, 2017. The LifeSpan project is getting ready […]
February 21, 2017

Marriage equality improves mental health

Significant new research from the US shows marriage equality legislation is associated with a reduced number of suicide attempts in adolescents. Young Australians who identify as […]
February 3, 2017

2016 Annual report is now available

The LifeSpan 2016 (January to October) annual report is available. The report details the phased structure of LifeSpan and our progress to date. Click here to […]
January 10, 2017

Seeking Partners In Delivery of Suicide Prevention Programs in Schools

UPDATE: Applications have now closed     Through our review of the evidence for programs with suicide prevention efficacy we have identified Youth Aware of Mental […]
January 3, 2017

Development of best practice guidelines for crisis care and suicide prevention

UPDATE: This study is now closed   What is the research study about? LifeSpan is currently looking for people to participate in a study that  aims […]
November 18, 2016

Latest Research – Community Care Following a Suicide Attempt

A hospital admission for self-harm represents an important opportunity for clinicians to provide formal mental health assessment and treatment as well as linking patients into ongoing […]