Integrating mental health and neurological research, teaching and clinical services.
About the Institute
The unique integration of research areas supports fast translation of research breakthroughs into practice.
Education and training
High-quality education for post-graduate students, higher degree researchers, and the community.
Systems change advocacy centred on promoting community engagement.
Mental health services informed by the latest evidence.
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EMERALD proactive mental wellbeing program
An evidence-based program for adults experiencing early signs that their mental wellbeing needs proactive attention
Healthy Brain Ageing Clinic
A ground-breaking research program that offers support to significantly reduce dementia risk through lifestyle changes
Latest newsUSC Newsroom
Graduate milestone for USC’s Thompson Institute29 September
USC Australia celebrated a milestone in boosting the region’s expertise in mental health and neuroscience with the graduation of the first students to complete postgraduate coursework at USC’s Thompson Institute.
Passion for Coast community leads to award24 September
Having dedicated her career to helping others, including addressing high suicide rates on the Sunshine Coast, Elise Jione of USC’s Thompson Institute has won a top award for her work.
Teen sleep can predict COVID worry levels: study10 August
Teenagers who took longer to fall asleep before the COVID-19 pandemic could be more likely to report higher levels of pandemic-related worry now, a study from USC Australia’s Thompson Institute has found.