Women, mental health, and hormones on ABC Radio National's All in the Mind programme

Women experience depression twice as much as men, and four times as much anxiety—yet their mental health has not had high priority. Biological, social and psychological factors mean that men and women experience mental illness differently, so why shouldn’t gender be considered...

Launch of the Australian Consortium for Women’s Mental Health

The Australian Consortium for Women’s Mental Health is founded by Professor Jayashri Kulkarni, Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Monash Alfred Psychiatry research centre (MAPrc).

Professor Jayashri Kulkarni's Public Lecture: Women's Mental Health - It's getting tougher

Professor Jayashri Kulkarni, internationally renowned expert and high profile advocate of women’s mental health, presented a compelling lecture on the major issues which impact women and their mental wellbeing, and strategies for improving women’s mental health.

Mend Minds Month - Over $10k raised for MAPrc

MAPrc is thrilled to announce that Nostra Homes have raised over $10,000 for our centre during their Mend Minds Month in September. 

During Mend Minds Month, Nostra Homes pledged to donate $500 to MAPrc for every house that they sold.  This is an amazing result for the team at...

Professor Jayashri Kulkarni - Chemical messengers: how hormones affect our mood

Professor Jayashri Kulkarni has written an article for The Conversation about how hormones affect our mood. 

Have a read of the article here

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MAPrc is located on:

Level 4, 607 St Kilda Road, 
Melbourne 3004

03 9076 6564 


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