Personal experiences of depression and recovery; an internet resource for the public and policy makers

  • Kokanovic, Renata (Primary Chief Investigator (PCI))
  • Gunn, Jane Maree (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • Highet, Nicole (Partner Investigator (PI))
  • Ziebland, Sue (Partner Investigator (PI))

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This project establishes a unique partnership between the Universities of Melbourne and Oxford and Beyond Blue: a national depression initiative. It will advance the understanding of people's experiences of depression and recovery from depression and create a publicly accessible national evidence base to inform public debate and policy. It will use first hand accounts ffrom people affected by depression to develop an effective, unique and context sensitive internet resource for people experiencing depression and those involved in their care. This meeting Beyond Blue's key goal which is to provide leading international practices to assist the recovery from depression.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date7/04/1031/12/11

Funding

  • Australian Research Council (ARC): AUD119,200.00
  • Beyond Blue : AUD182,468.00