The Black Dog Institute
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The Black Dog Institute is a not-for-profit, educational, research, clinical and community-oriented facility offering specialist expertise in depression, bipolar disorder and suicide.
The organisation helps people affected by mood disorders through high-quality translational research, clinical expertise and national education programs.
'As an organisation, we place focus on the rapid translation of quality research into improved clinical practice, increased accessibility for consumers, and delivery of long-term public health solutions. This unique model incorporates expertise in clinical management with cutting edge research, health professional training and community education to ensure we are having a positive impact at all stages from prevention and early intervention through to treatment and recovery.
To maximise our reach, Black Dog Institute partners with universities, health services and community groups across the country. We also provide evidence-based workplace programs to protect and maintain the mental health of workers from a variety of backgrounds.' Professor Helen Christensen -Chief Scientist and Director of the Black Dog Institute
The wide-ranging website offers detailed information to the public on it's areas of focus and research, and a mirror site for health professionals. A terrific amount of content and resources are offered to all audiences.
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