Media release: Million Minds inaugural meeting

Posted 7th November 2019 in Close The Gap

Released Monday, 4 November 2019

Funded by a $5 million dollar grant, key Indigenous leaders from across Australia held their inaugural meeting last month, charged with the task of finding innovative approaches to the complex problem of Indigenous wellbeing.

Lead researcher Professor Pat Dudgeon, from the UWA Poche Centre and School of Indigenous Studies, said:

“This multidisciplinary approach, which will investigate a range of initiatives to solve some of our country’s ‘wicked’ problems, is critical in improving the delivery of mental health services for Australia’s Indigenous population.”

Read the full media release below: