Making the connection

Increased risk of bone fractures for those with psychiatric disorders.

Geelong study challenges

Debate over international definitions for diagnosing osteoporosis.

A New Approach to Bipolar Depression

Do you have bipolar disorder and are looking for something more than your usual treatment?

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+61 4215 3320


IMPACT Strategic Research Centre (Barwon Health)
Deakin University
School of Medicine
PO Box 281
Geelong Victoria 3220

Useful Links
This site is an online self-help tool for people with bipolar disorder. Material used in this website is based on an effective face-to-face group program found to be successful in reducing episodes of illness.
A useful, easily accessible information website for caregivers of people with bipolar disorder.
Barwon Health is committed to developing a vibrant culture of education, training and research for all staff fostering clinical excellence, effective leadership and a solid foundation of continuous learning, quest for knowledge and scientific research underpinned by the role of Barwon Health as a teaching hospital..
The Illness Cognitions Scale (ICS), is a validated a metric of abnormal illness belief and behaviour.
Information on the course structure of the Honours program offered within the School of Medicine, the entrance requirements and applications process

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

22nd January 2014