Outside the Locker Room Charity LTD are collaborating with academics from the School of Psychology & Public Health from La Trobe University to understand the Mental Health Literacy, Help Seeking Behaviour and General Health of communities across Australia to impact social change.
Having worked previously together completing a program evaluation for the Outside the Locker Room program, a natural progression to collaborate was evident.
“The School of Psychology and Public Health at La Trobe University are excited to collaborate with Outside the Locker Room to establish a strong research partnership in the years ahead.” – Dr Mandy Ruddock – Chief Investigator, La Trobe University.
La Trobe University and Outside the Locker Room officially launched the collaboration last week with members from Outside the Locker Room, CEO of Redefine Life Natalie Wild and members of the School of Psychology and Public Health at La Trobe University in attendance.
As seen in the photo from above from left to right:
Tim Cook – National Program Manager – OTLR
Jake Van Galen – National Welfare Manager – OTLR
Todd Morgan – CEO – OTLR
Natalie Wild – CEO – Redefine Life Counselling
Dr Mandy Ruddock – Chief Investigator – La Trobe Uni
Dr Scott Ruddock – Co-Investigator – La Trobe Uni
Dr Sian McLean – Co-Investigator – La Trobe Uni
Professor Stephen Kent PhD – Dean, School of Psychology and Public Health – La Trobe Uni
Dr Brad Wright – Associate Professor – La Trobe Uni
“This is a momentous occasion for Outside the Locker Room to be collaborating with the School of Psychology and Public Health at La Trobe University, to create lasting impact in our connected communities and across the entire nation. We look forward to working together as a team to garner a strong research relationship.” – Todd Morgan, Chief Executive Officer, Outside the Locker Room.