Resources in Recovery

Through twelve months of crises, our academic experts have provided commentary, insights and ideas on drought, fire, flood, heat and then COVID-19. Find out more about our expert response to a year of crises as we look towards recovery and adaptation.

Experts In Recovery

Western's research cohorts provide expertise of regional, national and global importance. Research Makers highlights some of the applied outcomes that have been delivered and research groups with capacity to address the complex issues and societal changes resulting from COVID-19.

Find out more by downloading Research Makers magazine.

The impact on mental health and wellbeing of COVD19 will continue as the national and global impacts of the pandemic are realised. Mental Health strategies, interventions and treatments are the focus of a number of Western's research Institutes, Centre and Schools. The Translational Health Research Institute, the Young and Resilient Research Centre, Transforming Early Education and Child Health, and the Schools of Social Science and Psychology address these challenges in translatable and impactful ways.

Small Business Recovery

The lifeblood of our economy, small businesses need support. We're here to guide them.


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