The Conversation: "People diagnosed with the same mental illness can be quite different, and research must address this"
ABC Radio : The World Today with Eleanor Hall
Download segment reported by Tim Brunero (July 3, 2017).
The Conversation: "Growing up in disadvantaged areas may affect teens’ brains, but good parenting can help"
Reuters : "Positive parenting may offset brain effects of poverty"
Neos Kosmos : Inaugural Greek-Australian Fellowship Completed
Neos Kosmos (Greek language version): Inaugural Greek-Australian Fellowship Completed
THE Australian : 2016-10-12 article in HIGHER EDUCATION
Neos Kosmos : 2016-10-10 article
University of Melbourne's Pursuit news article:
"Hair samples may help predict mental illness in children"
"Here's another reason kids don't belong in detention: trauma changes growing brains"
ABC Radio: Patricia Karvelas RN Drive interview:
"Serotonin gene magnifies life events"
University of Melbourne's The Melbourne Newsroom article:
"Gene magnifies the psychological impact of life events, for better and for worse"
UoM's The Melbourne Newsroom article
Australian Rotary Health Hat Day Blog page: "Treating Schizophrenia"
University of Melbourne's Up Close interview:
"Screening along the spectrum: The search for a genetic test for autism"
Translational Psychiatry: "Effects of NRG1 and DAOA genetic variation on transition to psychosis in individuals at ultra-high risk for psychosis"
(Nature article PDF)
ABC NEWS: "Genetic test to predict the risk for autism"
ABC NEWS: "Researchers develop genetic test for autism"
The Conversation: "Pleasure Centre: How Video Games Affect Young Brains"
Society of Biological Psychiatry: "Orbitofrontal Volumes in Early Adolescence Predict Initiation of Cannabis Use: A 4-Year Longitudinal and Prospective Study"
(Biologocal Psychiatry in-press PDF)
Print and Online media compilation: "Brain-Cannabis link"
(print and online mentions in PDF) -upload
The University of Melbourne: "Cognitive control problems in addiction".
Catalyst: "Marijuana madness"
Channel 10 & CSIRO: "Puberty and the adolescent brain".
Scientific American: "Faulty Circuits".
(for Insel PDF)
Print media compilation: "Brain folds linked to cognitive abilities"
(media mentions PDF)
The University of Melbourne: "Folds in the brain could predict intelligence"
(Press Release PDF)
ABC Science: "Brain efficiency comes from parents"
(ABC News PDF)
Cosmos: "Brain cost-efficiency linked to family genes"
(Cosmos article PDF)
MX Melbourne: "Brainiacs born this way"
(MX Story PDF)
The Age: "Is human brain function largely based on our genes"
Mooney Valley Weekly: "Out of the darkness"
(mooney valley media)