Young men tend to find gaming and sport immensely engaging. Harnessing these domains may provide clues as to what might work in future.
A new article in the Australian Financial Review featuring members of the MOST team: http://www.afr.com/lifestyle/virtual-reality-finds-a-new-use-in-conquering-depression-20170404-gvdgrb
Recent work being done by Facebook: http://newsroom.fb.com/news/2017/03/building-a-safer-community-with-new-suicide-prevention-tools/
MOST member Greg Wadley featured in this article: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-12/how-technologies-like-vr-are-being-used-to-improve-mental-health/7921002
Upcoming Computing and Mental Health workshop: http://ozchimentalhealth.org/
A new project in the MOST family investigating how virtual reality technologies like HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR can be used to improve young people’s mental health and wellbeing: http://www.cis.unimelb.edu.au/research/groups/interaction-design/projects/vrtherapy/.